Table 13. Annual hires levels by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted

Table 13. Annual hires levels by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted(1)
[in thousands]
Industry and region 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013

Total

54,745 45,931 48,743 50,295 52,360 54,191

INDUSTRY

Total private

51,316 42,703 44,914 47,183 48,915 50,718

Mining and logging

348 184 283 339 381 356

Construction

4,442 3,680 4,018 4,191 3,968 3,817

Manufacturing

3,582 2,731 3,149 3,041 2,981 2,879

Durable goods

2,063 1,415 1,803 1,772 1,793 1,731

Nondurable goods

1,516 1,320 1,347 1,268 1,187 1,147

Trade, transportation, and utilities

11,326 9,297 9,744 10,012 10,474 11,143

Wholesale trade

1,772 1,372 1,402 1,508 1,560 1,444

Retail trade

7,814 6,287 6,738 6,814 6,991 7,782

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

1,745 1,638 1,601 1,688 1,923 1,917

Information

752 662 645 740 768 830

Financial activities

2,525 2,000 2,016 1,879 2,183 2,380

Finance and insurance

1,621 1,193 1,337 1,190 1,412 1,548

Real estate and rental and leasing

902 809 681 691 769 831

Professional and business services

9,917 8,178 9,431 10,456 10,597 11,115

Education and health services

6,470 6,023 5,859 5,806 6,234 6,433

Educational services

910 843 893 951 886 901

Health care and social assistance

5,560 5,178 4,966 4,859 5,348 5,531

Leisure and hospitality

9,750 7,763 7,817 8,507 9,106 9,554

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,454 1,189 1,324 1,451 1,551 1,530

Accommodation and food services

8,296 6,573 6,494 7,056 7,559 8,024

Other services

2,204 2,182 1,946 2,217 2,226 2,213

Government

3,428 3,228 3,828 3,109 3,448 3,475

Federal

317 456 1,044 335 365 364

State and local

3,109 2,773 2,785 2,775 3,084 3,109

REGION(2)

Northeast

8,847 8,226 8,667 8,436 8,443 8,648

South

20,741 17,342 18,297 19,211 20,730 21,284

Midwest

11,942 9,858 11,160 11,600 11,624 11,917

West

13,211 10,506 10,617 11,049 11,566 12,343

Footnotes
(1) The annual hires level is the total number of hires during the entire year.
(2) 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.

NOTE: Data have been revised to incorporate the annual updates to the Current Employment Statistics employment estimates.

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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2014