Table 15. Annual total separations levels by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted

Table 15. Annual total separations levels by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted(1)
[in thousands]
Industry and region 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013

Total

58,227 51,127 47,750 48,220 50,070 51,837

INDUSTRY

Total private

54,932 47,815 43,631 44,763 46,573 48,329

Mining and logging

316 295 212 240 359 324

Construction

5,217 4,767 4,247 3,984 3,862 3,639

Manufacturing

4,449 4,130 3,054 2,827 2,807 2,797

Durable goods

2,690 2,509 1,683 1,542 1,650 1,653

Nondurable goods

1,760 1,620 1,371 1,285 1,156 1,144

Trade, transportation, and utilities

12,418 10,469 9,401 9,485 10,080 10,580

Wholesale trade

2,003 1,695 1,401 1,386 1,466 1,351

Retail trade

8,543 6,846 6,534 6,513 6,833 7,418

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

1,873 1,927 1,470 1,587 1,780 1,813

Information

867 830 707 739 782 832

Financial activities

2,730 2,350 2,077 1,846 2,089 2,304

Finance and insurance

1,762 1,421 1,363 1,160 1,348 1,524

Real estate and rental and leasing

969 930 714 684 740 782

Professional and business services

10,733 8,936 8,892 9,870 10,009 10,471

Education and health services

5,963 5,698 5,536 5,417 5,747 6,086

Educational services

813 823 812 821 861 873

Health care and social assistance

5,148 4,875 4,723 4,593 4,885 5,213

Leisure and hospitality

9,984 8,062 7,581 8,196 8,646 9,116

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,479 1,250 1,285 1,478 1,452 1,472

Accommodation and food services

8,503 6,811 6,299 6,719 7,195 7,643

Other services

2,260 2,280 1,924 2,158 2,192 2,176

Government

3,295 3,312 4,116 3,459 3,498 3,506

Federal

305 405 994 370 385 446

State and local

2,987 2,905 3,122 3,088 3,114 3,060

REGION(2)

Northeast

9,505 8,877 8,637 8,115 8,238 8,519

South

21,853 18,910 17,659 18,497 19,769 20,186

Midwest

12,572 11,138 10,891 11,100 11,248 11,167

West

14,292 12,202 10,564 10,511 10,816 11,964

Footnotes
(1) The annual total separations level is the total number of total separations 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