HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-31. Unemployed persons by industry, class of worker, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Industry and class of worker Total unemployed Unemployment rates
June
2014
June
2015
Total Men Women
June
2014
June
2015
June
2014
June
2015
June
2014
June
2015

Total, 16 years and over(1)

9,893 8,638 6.3 5.5 6.3 5.4 6.3 5.5

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers(2)

7,164 6,162 5.8 5.0 5.8 4.9 5.8 5.0

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

26 87 2.5 8.9 2.9 8.5 0.2 12.1

Construction

710 522 8.2 6.3 8.6 6.4 3.9 5.0

Manufacturing

695 599 4.4 3.9 4.2 3.8 4.9 4.1

Durable goods

396 353 4.0 3.6 4.2 3.4 3.4 4.0

Nonmetallic mineral products

9 22 2.0 5.2 1.3 5.5 4.3 -

Primary and fabricated metal products

56 77 3.5 4.5 3.3 4.2 4.2 5.8

Machinery manufacturing

66 32 4.6 2.6 4.8 2.8 3.7 1.9

Computer and electronic products

74 75 5.5 5.8 4.7 4.9 7.1 7.9

Electrical equipment and appliances

14 6 2.7 1.5 1.6 0.0 8.3 5.1

Transportation equipment

49 56 2.1 2.3 2.7 2.6 0.4 1.5

Wood products

16 17 3.9 4.5 4.0 2.4 - -

Furniture and related products

21 19 5.8 5.1 7.6 6.3 0.0 -

Miscellaneous manufacturing

92 48 6.3 3.0 8.3 3.0 2.5 3.0

Nondurable goods

299 246 5.1 4.4 4.2 4.4 6.7 4.2

Food manufacturing

132 104 6.8 5.7 5.2 5.5 9.0 5.8

Beverage and tobacco products

1 17 0.3 5.5 0.3 4.9 - -

Textile, apparel, and leather

49 37 7.9 6.2 3.8 6.1 11.1 6.2

Paper and printing

34 28 3.9 3.6 4.5 3.1 2.6 5.0

Petroleum and coal products

1 12 0.6 5.1 0.0 6.2 - -

Chemicals

43 37 3.1 2.6 3.1 3.6 3.1 0.9

Plastics and rubber products

39 13 7.2 2.6 7.9 2.8 5.6 2.3

Wholesale and retail trade

1,174 1,169 5.8 5.7 5.4 5.2 6.2 6.4

Wholesale trade

177 139 4.9 3.9 4.8 3.5 5.0 4.7

Retail trade

998 1,029 5.9 6.1 5.5 5.7 6.4 6.7

Transportation and utilities

333 280 5.4 4.5 5.2 4.1 5.9 6.1

Transportation and warehousing

308 258 5.9 4.8 5.6 4.5 6.8 6.2

Utilities

24 22 2.5 2.4 2.8 1.5 1.9 5.5

Information(3)

150 109 5.2 3.9 4.9 3.6 5.9 4.5

Publishing, except Internet

40 21 6.7 3.8 8.8 4.6 3.6 3.0

Motion picture and sound recording industries

19 17 4.8 4.1 4.0 4.9 6.2 2.7

Radio and television broadcasting and cable subscription programming

42 13 6.8 2.1 5.2 1.5 9.8 3.6

Telecommunications

35 41 3.6 4.3 3.4 2.6 4.1 8.0

Financial activities

419 239 4.4 2.5 3.7 2.7 5.0 2.3

Finance and insurance

326 169 4.7 2.4 4.2 2.3 5.1 2.6

Finance

235 119 5.5 2.7 4.4 2.0 6.4 3.4

Insurance

91 50 3.5 2.0 3.9 2.9 3.2 1.4

Real estate and rental and leasing

93 70 3.6 2.6 2.7 3.4 4.6 1.6

Real estate

80 56 3.6 2.4 2.2 3.3 4.9 1.4

Rental and leasing services

14 14 3.7 3.7 4.5 3.8 1.0 3.5

Professional and business services

1,042 818 6.6 5.2 6.1 5.1 7.4 5.3

Professional and technical services

447 275 4.7 2.9 4.3 2.5 5.1 3.4

Management, administrative, and waste services(3)

596 543 9.6 8.6 8.6 8.9 11.1 8.2

Administrative and support services

559 498 10.2 8.9 9.4 8.9 11.3 8.8

Waste management and remediation services

13 40 2.5 8.1 2.6 10.0 2.2 0.0

Education and health services

1,001 953 4.5 4.2 5.2 4.0 4.3 4.2

Educational services

311 321 7.1 7.0 8.1 6.8 6.5 7.1

Health care and social assistance

690 631 3.9 3.4 3.9 2.9 3.9 3.6

Hospitals

134 115 2.2 1.9 2.5 0.8 2.2 2.3

Health services, except hospitals

402 360 4.2 3.7 4.7 3.2 4.1 3.8

Social assistance

155 156 6.6 6.3 5.0 8.8 6.9 5.7

Leisure and hospitality

1,228 1,101 8.6 7.5 8.9 7.5 8.3 7.4

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

228 163 8.3 5.8 10.0 6.0 6.3 5.5

Accommodation and food services

1,000 938 8.6 7.9 8.6 7.9 8.7 7.8

Accommodation

105 128 6.6 6.9 2.6 4.5 9.6 8.6

Food services and drinking places

896 811 9.0 8.0 9.5 8.5 8.5 7.7

Other services

385 283 5.9 4.3 6.0 4.2 5.7 4.3

Other services, except private households

303 213 5.4 3.7 5.7 4.2 4.9 3.2

Repair and maintenance

101 119 5.8 6.5 5.4 6.6 8.8 5.8

Personal and laundry services

106 31 5.5 1.7 9.4 0.6 3.9 2.2

Membership associations and organizations

96 63 4.9 3.0 4.0 2.0 5.6 3.7

Private households

82 71 8.8 7.6 - - 8.1 7.8

Agricultural and related private wage and salary workers(2)

71 133 4.7 7.6 5.1 6.6 3.3 10.5

Government wage and salary workers

745 689 3.6 3.3 3.1 3.1 4.0 3.4

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

454 364 4.6 3.6 5.1 3.5 3.8 3.7

No previous work experience

1,459 1,289 - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes a small number of persons whose last job was in the Armed Forces.
(2) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.
(3) Includes other industries, not shown separately.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: July 02, 2015