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
June
2014
June
2015
June
2014
June
2015

Total, 16 years and over(1)

9,893 8,638 6.3 5.5

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers

7,164 6,162 5.8 5.0

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

26 87 2.5 8.9

Construction

710 522 8.2 6.3

Manufacturing

695 599 4.4 3.9

Durable goods

396 353 4.0 3.6

Nondurable goods

299 246 5.1 4.4

Wholesale and retail trade

1,174 1,169 5.8 5.7

Transportation and utilities

333 280 5.4 4.5

Information

150 109 5.2 3.9

Financial activities

419 239 4.4 2.5

Professional and business services

1,042 818 6.6 5.2

Education and health services

1,001 953 4.5 4.2

Leisure and hospitality

1,228 1,101 8.6 7.5

Other services

385 283 5.9 4.3

Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers

71 133 4.7 7.6

Government workers

745 689 3.6 3.3

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

454 364 4.6 3.6

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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