Table A-14. Unemployed persons by industry and class of worker, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-14. Unemployed persons by industry and class of worker, not seasonally adjusted
Industry and class of worker Number of
unemployed
persons
(in thousands)
Unemployment
rates
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014

Total, 16 years and over(1)

10,271 8,630 6.6 5.5

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers

7,882 6,413 6.5 5.2

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

65 32 5.9 2.8

Construction

706 629 8.6 7.5

Manufacturing

984 640 6.2 4.2

Durable goods

617 416 6.2 4.4

Nondurable goods

368 224 6.4 4.0

Wholesale and retail trade

1,423 1,010 7.0 4.9

Transportation and utilities

410 314 6.7 5.0

Information

176 159 6.4 5.6

Financial activities

407 325 4.3 3.5

Professional and business services

1,164 944 7.5 6.1

Education and health services

890 924 3.9 4.0

Leisure and hospitality

1,212 1,128 9.0 8.2

Other services

443 308 6.8 4.7

Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers

131 193 9.7 11.2

Government workers

666 622 3.2 3.0

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

530 440 5.3 4.3

Footnotes
(1) Persons with no previous work experience and persons whose last job was in the U.S. Armed Forces are included in the unemployed total.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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