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
Mar.
2015
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016(p)
Mar.
2015
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016(p)
Mar.
2015
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016(p)

LEVELS BY INDUSTRY
(in thousands)


Total

5,180 5,608 5,757 5,110 5,510 5,292 4,985 5,159 5,045

Total private

4,660 5,132 5,251 4,783 5,154 4,913 4,654 4,812 4,698

Mining and logging(1)

16 10 10 25 23 26 45 42 41

Construction(1)

177 201 210 314 341 344 335 325 334

Manufacturing

311 320 356 259 276 250 260 304 286

Durable goods(1)

197 169 176 150 163 144 152 187 171

Nondurable goods(1)

115 151 180 109 113 106 108 117 114

Trade, transportation, and utilities

877 1,026 946 1,117 1,182 1,088 1,082 1,052 1,028

Wholesale trade(1)

141 216 181 162 147 164 147 137 148

Retail trade

519 649 569 770 856 771 752 751 729

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(1)

217 161 196 185 178 152 183 164 150

Information(1)

107 87 71 79 80 72 83 70 68

Financial activities

265 351 341 199 234 220 177 219 192

Finance and insurance

197 261 270 142 164 139 129 156 118

Real estate and rental and leasing(1)

69 91 71 57 70 81 48 63 74

Professional and business services

1,062 1,101 1,225 1,056 1,110 1,058 1,021 1,072 1,025

Education and health services

877 1,047 1,037 590 651 622 543 552 550

Educational services(1)

89 113 77 76 101 80 69 86 71

Health care and social assistance

788 934 960 514 550 542 474 466 479

Leisure and hospitality

745 751 780 938 1,062 1,017 922 1,011 966

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

101 69 84 160 152 152 146 132 149

Accommodation and food services

644 682 696 778 909 865 776 879 817

Other services(1)

223 238 274 206 195 217 187 165 209

Government

520 475 506 328 357 379 331 348 347

Federal(1)

85 88 99 38 43 40 36 40 38

State and local

435 387 407 290 313 338 295 308 309

State and local education

141 147 145 132 152 175 152 167 169

State and local, excluding education(1)

294 240 262 158 161 163 144 141 141





RATES BY INDUSTRY
(percent)


Total

3.5 3.8 3.9 3.6 3.8 3.7 3.5 3.6 3.5

Total private

3.8 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.2 4.0 3.9 4.0 3.9

Mining and logging(1)

1.9 1.3 1.3 3.0 3.2 3.6 5.3 5.8 5.6

Construction(1)

2.7 2.9 3.0 4.9 5.1 5.1 5.3 4.9 5.0

Manufacturing

2.5 2.5 2.8 2.1 2.2 2.0 2.1 2.5 2.3

Durable goods(1)

2.5 2.1 2.2 1.9 2.1 1.9 2.0 2.4 2.2

Nondurable goods(1)

2.5 3.2 3.8 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

3.2 3.6 3.4 4.2 4.3 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.8

Wholesale trade(1)

2.3 3.5 3.0 2.8 2.5 2.8 2.5 2.3 2.5

Retail trade

3.2 3.9 3.4 4.9 5.4 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.6

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(1)

3.9 2.9 3.5 3.5 3.3 2.8 3.4 3.0 2.8

Information(1)

3.8 3.1 2.5 2.9 2.9 2.6 3.0 2.5 2.5

Financial activities

3.2 4.1 4.0 2.5 2.8 2.7 2.2 2.7 2.3

Finance and insurance

3.2 4.1 4.2 2.4 2.7 2.3 2.2 2.6 1.9

Real estate and rental and leasing(1)

3.2 4.1 3.2 2.7 3.3 3.8 2.3 3.0 3.5

Professional and business services

5.2 5.2 5.8 5.4 5.5 5.3 5.3 5.4 5.1

Education and health services

3.9 4.4 4.4 2.7 2.9 2.8 2.5 2.5 2.4

Educational services(1)

2.5 3.1 2.2 2.2 2.9 2.3 2.0 2.4 2.0

Health care and social assistance

4.1 4.7 4.8 2.8 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.5

Leisure and hospitality

4.7 4.6 4.8 6.3 6.9 6.6 6.1 6.6 6.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

4.5 3.0 3.6 7.5 6.9 6.8 6.8 6.0 6.7

Accommodation and food services

4.8 4.9 5.0 6.1 6.9 6.5 6.0 6.7 6.2

Other services(1)

3.8 4.0 4.6 3.7 3.4 3.8 3.3 2.9 3.7

Government

2.3 2.1 2.2 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.5 1.6 1.6

Federal(1)

3.0 3.1 3.5 1.4 1.6 1.5 1.3 1.4 1.4

State and local

2.2 2.0 2.1 1.5 1.6 1.8 1.5 1.6 1.6

State and local education

1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.5 1.7 1.5 1.6 1.6

State and local, excluding education(1)

3.2 2.6 2.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.6 1.6 1.6

Footnotes
(1) No regular seasonal movements could be identified in the job openings series, therefore, the seasonally adjusted and not seasonally adjusted data are identical.
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: May 10, 2016