Table A. Job openings, hires, and total separations by industry, seasonally adjusted

Table A. Job openings, hires, and total separations by industry, seasonally adjusted
Category Job openings Hires Total separations
June
2013
May
2014
June
2014(p)
June
2013
May
2014
June
2014(p)
June
2013
May
2014
June
2014(p)

LEVELS BY INDUSTRY
(in thousands)

Total

3,971 4,577 4,671 4,418 4,738 4,830 4,236 4,530 4,547

Total private(1)

3,559 4,131 4,205 4,133 4,452 4,547 3,939 4,246 4,264

Construction

131 125 127 326 301 264 302 276 247

Manufacturing

203 292 303 234 240 259 237 228 238

Durable goods

135 175 186 137 153 148 137 134 130

Nondurable goods

68 117 117 97 88 110 100 94 107

Trade, transportation, and utilities(2)

771 731 772 868 1,073 1,129 805 1,028 1,033

Retail trade

521 419 441 606 742 765 568 718 714

Professional and business services

693 896 942 949 973 1,031 900 906 973

Education and health services(3)

677 796 796 464 525 529 475 483 497

Health care and social assistance

614 723 717 412 454 452 408 412 423

Leisure and hospitality

499 752 693 802 857 867 742 837 825

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

50 79 76 134 150 148 113 140 131

Accommodation and food services

449 674 618 668 707 720 630 697 694

Government(4)

412 446 466 286 285 284 297 284 283

State and local

361 383 394 254 256 251 264 253 252

RATES BY INDUSTRY
(percent)

Total

2.8 3.2 3.3 3.2 3.4 3.5 3.1 3.3 3.3

Total private(1)

3.0 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.8 3.9 3.4 3.6 3.6

Construction

2.2 2.0 2.1 5.6 5.0 4.4 5.2 4.6 4.1

Manufacturing

1.7 2.4 2.4 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.0 1.9 2.0

Durable goods

1.8 2.2 2.4 1.8 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.7

Nondurable goods

1.5 2.5 2.6 2.2 2.0 2.5 2.2 2.1 2.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities(2)

2.9 2.7 2.8 3.4 4.1 4.3 3.1 3.9 3.9

Retail trade

3.4 2.7 2.8 4.0 4.8 5.0 3.8 4.7 4.6

Professional and business services

3.6 4.5 4.7 5.1 5.1 5.4 4.8 4.7 5.1

Education and health services(3)

3.1 3.6 3.6 2.2 2.4 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.3

Health care and social assistance

3.3 3.9 3.8 2.3 2.5 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.3

Leisure and hospitality

3.4 4.9 4.5 5.6 5.9 5.9 5.2 5.7 5.6

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2.4 3.6 3.5 6.6 7.2 7.0 5.5 6.7 6.3

Accommodation and food services

3.5 5.1 4.7 5.5 5.7 5.7 5.2 5.6 5.5

Government(4)

1.9 2.0 2.1 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.3 1.3

State and local

1.9 2.0 2.0 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.3 1.3

Footnotes
(1) Includes mining and logging, information, financial activities, and other services, not shown separately.
(2) Includes wholesale trade and transportation, warehousing, and utilities, not shown separately.
(3) Includes educational services, not shown separately.
(4) Includes federal government, not shown separately.
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: August 12, 2014