Table 10. Quits levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted

Table 10. Quits levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted(1)
Industry and region Levels (in thousands) Rates(2)
June
2015
May
2016
June
2016(p)
June
2015
May
2016
June
2016(p)

Total

2,921 2,980 3,083 2.0 2.1 2.1

INDUSTRY

Total private

2,674 2,784 2,811 2.2 2.3 2.3

Mining and logging

13 12 13 1.6 1.7 1.8

Construction

118 132 109 1.8 2.0 1.6

Manufacturing

147 146 150 1.2 1.2 1.2

Durable goods

85 82 87 1.1 1.1 1.1

Nondurable goods

62 64 62 1.4 1.4 1.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

622 622 642 2.3 2.3 2.3

Wholesale trade

77 67 92 1.3 1.1 1.5

Retail trade

460 471 444 2.9 3.0 2.8

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

85 84 106 1.6 1.5 2.0

Information

40 34 33 1.4 1.2 1.2

Financial activities

101 114 108 1.2 1.4 1.3

Finance and insurance

77 75 77 1.3 1.2 1.3

Real estate and rental and leasing

25 38 31 1.2 1.8 1.4

Professional and business services

523 549 553 2.6 2.7 2.7

Education and health services

378 409 408 1.7 1.8 1.8

Educational services

59 56 67 1.8 1.6 2.0

Health care and social assistance

319 353 341 1.7 1.8 1.8

Leisure and hospitality

609 666 667 3.9 4.2 4.1

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

57 64 62 2.3 2.8 2.4

Accommodation and food services

551 602 605 4.1 4.5 4.4

Other services

122 100 128 2.2 1.8 2.2

Government

247 196 272 1.1 0.9 1.2

Federal

12 12 12 0.4 0.4 0.4

State and local

235 184 260 1.2 0.9 1.4

State and local education

153 95 175 1.5 0.9 1.8

State and local, excluding education

82 90 85 0.9 1.0 0.9

REGION(3)

Northeast

391 385 400 1.5 1.4 1.5

South

1,217 1,221 1,249 2.3 2.3 2.4

Midwest

638 704 694 2.0 2.2 2.1

West

675 670 739 2.1 2.0 2.2

Footnotes
(1) Quits are the number of quits during the entire month.
(2) The quits rate is the number of quits during the entire month as a percent of total employment.
(3) The states (including the District of Columbia) that comprise the regions are: Northeast: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont; South: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia; Midwest: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin; West: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.
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Last Modified Date: August 10, 2016