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
2015
June
2016
Total Men Women
June
2015
June
2016
June
2015
June
2016
June
2015
June
2016

Total, 16 years and over(1)

8,638 8,144 5.5 5.1 5.4 5.0 5.5 5.2

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers(2)

6,162 5,575 5.0 4.4 4.9 4.3 5.0 4.5

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

87 100 8.9 11.5 8.5 12.0 12.1 8.4

Construction

522 417 6.3 4.6 6.4 4.8 5.0 2.4

Manufacturing

599 568 3.9 3.7 3.8 3.3 4.1 4.7

Durable goods

353 374 3.6 3.8 3.4 3.8 4.0 3.8

Nonmetallic mineral products

22 7 5.2 1.8 5.5 2.0 - -

Primary and fabricated metal products

77 70 4.5 4.2 4.2 4.5 5.8 2.5

Machinery manufacturing

32 46 2.6 4.1 2.8 4.2 1.9 3.9

Computer and electronic products

75 55 5.8 4.3 4.9 4.5 7.9 4.0

Electrical equipment and appliances

6 8 1.5 1.9 0.0 2.1 5.1 1.6

Transportation equipment

56 86 2.3 3.4 2.6 3.1 1.5 4.4

Wood products

17 25 4.5 5.3 2.4 5.3 - -

Furniture and related products

19 19 5.1 5.0 6.3 6.0 - 1.6

Miscellaneous manufacturing

48 58 3.0 3.8 3.0 3.2 3.0 4.9

Nondurable goods

246 195 4.4 3.4 4.4 2.3 4.2 5.7

Food manufacturing

104 63 5.7 3.4 5.5 2.0 5.8 5.4

Beverage and tobacco products

17 20 5.5 6.8 4.9 5.2 - -

Textile, apparel, and leather

37 7 6.2 1.2 6.1 0.0 6.2 2.2

Paper and printing

28 30 3.6 3.5 3.1 1.9 5.0 9.1

Petroleum and coal products

12 12 5.1 7.0 6.2 2.2 - -

Chemicals

37 48 2.6 3.7 3.6 3.1 0.9 4.9

Plastics and rubber products

13 15 2.6 2.6 2.8 1.8 2.3 4.3

Wholesale and retail trade

1,169 922 5.7 4.7 5.2 4.3 6.4 5.2

Wholesale trade

139 117 3.9 3.3 3.5 3.3 4.7 3.1

Retail trade

1,029 805 6.1 5.0 5.7 4.6 6.7 5.4

Transportation and utilities

280 255 4.5 4.0 4.1 4.0 6.1 4.0

Transportation and warehousing

258 240 4.8 4.4 4.5 4.4 6.2 4.6

Utilities

22 14 2.4 1.5 1.5 1.7 5.5 1.0

Information(3)

109 126 3.9 4.7 3.6 4.8 4.5 4.6

Publishing, except Internet

21 33 3.8 6.4 4.6 6.9 3.0 6.0

Motion picture and sound recording industries

17 33 4.1 7.9 4.9 7.6 2.7 8.2

Radio and television broadcasting and cable subscription programming

13 30 2.1 5.5 1.5 6.6 3.6 3.1

Telecommunications

41 23 4.3 2.7 2.6 2.0 8.0 3.8

Financial activities

239 219 2.5 2.2 2.7 2.2 2.3 2.2

Finance and insurance

169 174 2.4 2.5 2.3 2.6 2.6 2.4

Finance

119 122 2.7 2.7 2.0 2.0 3.4 3.4

Insurance

50 52 2.0 2.0 2.9 3.9 1.4 0.8

Real estate and rental and leasing

70 44 2.6 1.5 3.4 1.4 1.6 1.6

Real estate

56 41 2.4 1.6 3.3 1.5 1.4 1.8

Rental and leasing services

14 3 3.7 0.8 3.8 1.1 3.5 0.0

Professional and business services

818 805 5.2 4.7 5.1 4.5 5.3 5.0

Professional and technical services

275 282 2.9 2.7 2.5 2.5 3.4 3.0

Management, administrative, and waste services(3)

543 523 8.6 7.8 8.9 7.5 8.2 8.1

Administrative and support services

498 480 8.9 8.0 8.9 7.9 8.8 8.1

Waste management and remediation services

40 30 8.1 5.9 10.0 5.1 0.0 8.8

Education and health services

953 839 4.2 3.6 4.0 3.1 4.2 3.7

Educational services

321 255 7.0 5.4 6.8 4.4 7.1 6.0

Health care and social assistance

631 584 3.4 3.1 2.9 2.6 3.6 3.2

Hospitals

115 88 1.9 1.4 0.8 1.4 2.3 1.4

Health services, except hospitals

360 315 3.7 3.2 3.2 2.3 3.8 3.4

Social assistance

156 181 6.3 6.7 8.8 7.4 5.7 6.5

Leisure and hospitality

1,101 953 7.5 6.6 7.5 6.5 7.4 6.7

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

163 165 5.8 5.7 6.0 6.7 5.5 4.8

Accommodation and food services

938 788 7.9 6.8 7.9 6.4 7.8 7.1

Accommodation

128 106 6.9 5.8 4.5 4.3 8.6 6.9

Food services and drinking places

811 682 8.0 7.0 8.5 6.8 7.7 7.1

Other services

283 372 4.3 5.4 4.2 5.1 4.3 5.6

Other services, except private households

213 306 3.7 5.1 4.2 4.7 3.2 5.5

Repair and maintenance

119 89 6.5 5.1 6.6 5.4 5.8 3.4

Personal and laundry services

31 106 1.7 5.2 0.6 5.9 2.2 4.9

Membership associations and organizations

63 112 3.0 4.9 2.0 2.8 3.7 6.5

Private households

71 65 7.6 7.6 - 20.7 7.8 6.1

Agricultural and related private wage and salary workers(2)

133 159 7.6 8.6 6.6 7.4 10.5 12.2

Government wage and salary workers

689 737 3.3 3.6 3.1 2.7 3.4 4.3

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

364 395 3.6 3.8 3.5 3.9 3.7 3.8

No previous work experience

1,289 1,278 - - - - - -

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 08, 2016