Employment by industry, monthly changes

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Employment change by industry, June 2018, seasonally adjusted
Industry Employed (thousands) 1-month net change (thousands) 1-month percent change 3-month net change (thousands) 3-month percent change 6-month net change (thousands) 6-month percent change 12-month net change (thousands) 12-month percent change

Mining and logging

737 4 0.5 15 2.1 39 5.6 57 8.4

Logging

48.0 -1.5 -3.0 -2.0 -4.0 -1.7 -3.4 -1.7 -3.4

Mining

688.6 4.9 0.7 17.0 2.5 40.3 6.2 58.4 9.3

Oil and gas extraction

151.0 -0.2 -0.1 1.4 0.9 6.5 4.5 5.6 3.9

Mining, except oil and gas

189.0 0.8 0.4 2.1 1.1 3.2 1.7 4.3 2.3

Coal mining

53.2 0.1 0.2 0.9 1.7 1.4 2.7 1.2 2.3

Metal ore mining(1)

38.8 -0.1 -0.3 0.0 0.0 0.4 1.0 0.1 0.3

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying(1)

97.0 0.8 0.8 1.1 1.1 1.3 1.4 2.9 3.1

Support activities for mining

348.6 4.3 1.2 13.5 4.0 30.6 9.6 48.5 16.2

Construction

7,222 13 0.2 58 0.8 150 2.1 282 4.1

Construction of buildings

1,602.1 3.7 0.2 15.0 0.9 38.3 2.4 66.8 4.4

Residential building

796.5 3.9 0.5 14.6 1.9 29.0 3.8 49.0 6.6

Nonresidential building

805.6 -0.2 0.0 0.4 0.0 9.3 1.2 17.8 2.3

Heavy and civil engineering construction

1,016.7 6.1 0.6 11.5 1.1 25.4 2.6 23.7 2.4

Specialty trade contractors

4,603.0 3.2 0.1 31.6 0.7 86.3 1.9 191.2 4.3

Residential specialty trade contractors

2,020.8 0.5 0.0 7.6 0.4 34.3 1.7 84.8 4.4

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,582.2 2.7 0.1 24.0 0.9 52.0 2.1 106.4 4.3

Manufacturing

12,713 36 0.3 83 0.7 155 1.2 285 2.3

Durable goods

7,950 32 0.4 67 0.8 129 1.6 219 2.8

Wood products

407.0 1.3 0.3 2.4 0.6 8.5 2.1 11.1 2.8

Nonmetallic mineral products

419.2 0.2 0.0 -0.9 -0.2 3.4 0.8 9.6 2.3

Primary metals

383.5 2.9 0.8 3.7 1.0 4.8 1.3 10.1 2.7

Fabricated metal products

1,488.9 7.1 0.5 15.1 1.0 32.9 2.3 62.0 4.3

Machinery

1,126.0 4.4 0.4 18.7 1.7 28.8 2.6 47.0 4.4

Computer and electronic products

1,069.9 5.1 0.5 9.4 0.9 14.1 1.3 30.2 2.9

Computer and peripheral equipment

169.9 0.4 0.2 0.8 0.5 3.9 2.3 11.9 7.5

Communications equipment

86.1 0.2 0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.4 -0.5 -0.9 -1.0

Semiconductors and electronic components

370.9 1.7 0.5 3.0 0.8 4.3 1.2 9.6 2.7

Electronic instruments

410.9 3.1 0.8 6.2 1.5 6.8 1.7 11.9 3.0

Miscellaneous computer and electronic products(1)

32.2 -0.2 -0.6 -0.2 -0.6 -0.5 -1.5 -2.3 -6.7

Electrical equipment and appliances

403.2 0.0 0.0 3.4 0.9 8.1 2.1 16.3 4.2

Transportation equipment

1,664.5 12.5 0.8 14.8 0.9 25.5 1.6 31.9 2.0

Motor vehicles and parts

966.0 12.0 1.3 5.2 0.5 9.7 1.0 10.0 1.0

Furniture and related products

390.6 -0.8 -0.2 -1.4 -0.4 -1.6 -0.4 -4.4 -1.1

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

597.0 -0.8 -0.1 1.2 0.2 4.7 0.8 5.4 0.9

Nondurable goods

4,763 4 0.1 16 0.3 26 0.5 66 1.4

Food manufacturing

1,638.9 4.4 0.3 7.8 0.5 15.0 0.9 39.0 2.4

Textile mills

111.7 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.2 -0.1 -0.1

Textile product mills

110.5 -0.3 -0.3 -1.4 -1.3 -2.3 -2.0 -4.0 -3.5

Apparel

114.6 -1.8 -1.5 -2.3 -2.0 -1.3 -1.1 -5.5 -4.6

Paper and paper products

374.3 0.1 0.0 1.1 0.3 4.3 1.2 7.7 2.1

Printing and related support activities

433.4 -0.7 -0.2 -2.1 -0.5 -3.5 -0.8 -7.9 -1.8

Petroleum and coal products

116.7 0.3 0.3 1.6 1.4 1.8 1.6 1.4 1.2

Chemicals

830.5 1.9 0.2 6.0 0.7 0.2 0.0 8.4 1.0

Plastics and rubber products

727.8 0.7 0.1 2.6 0.4 3.5 0.5 14.7 2.1

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

304.4 -1.3 -0.4 1.7 0.6 8.4 2.8 12.3 4.2

Wholesale trade

5,960.8 2.9 0.0 -1.2 0.0 18.9 0.3 62.8 1.1

Durable goods

3,012.7 2.8 0.1 6.1 0.2 17.8 0.6 51.2 1.7

Nondurable goods

2,044.3 -4.7 -0.2 -10.2 -0.5 -10.5 -0.5 0.3 0.0

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

903.8 4.8 0.5 2.9 0.3 11.6 1.3 11.3 1.3

Retail trade

15,931.5 -21.6 -0.1 1.1 0.0 70.4 0.4 82.9 0.5

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

2,030.5 3.1 0.2 5.1 0.3 10.6 0.5 25.9 1.3

Automobile dealers

1,308.4 2.3 0.2 2.7 0.2 5.0 0.4 14.6 1.1

Other motor vehicle dealers(1)

155.7 -0.1 -0.1 -1.4 -0.9 -0.2 -0.1 -1.0 -0.6

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores(1)

566.4 0.9 0.2 3.8 0.7 5.8 1.0 12.3 2.2

Furniture and home furnishings stores

484.1 0.5 0.1 1.3 0.3 3.4 0.7 9.8 2.1

Electronics and appliance stores

496.3 -3.7 -0.7 -2.5 -0.5 1.3 0.3 -9.4 -1.9

Building material and garden supply stores

1,315.1 0.5 0.0 -2.8 -0.2 15.6 1.2 46.6 3.7

Food and beverage stores

3,089.9 -8.6 -0.3 -4.8 -0.2 -9.9 -0.3 4.8 0.2

Health and personal care stores

1,055.5 -1.5 -0.1 -3.5 -0.3 -10.4 -1.0 -8.2 -0.8

Gasoline stations

938.7 1.1 0.1 0.7 0.1 5.6 0.6 7.6 0.8

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,382.2 6.9 0.5 12.3 0.9 34.7 2.6 0.2 0.0

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

598.0 -0.8 -0.1 3.6 0.6 -0.8 -0.1 -6.0 -1.0

General merchandise stores

3,116.8 -21.5 -0.7 -11.0 -0.4 -4.9 -0.2 -11.2 -0.4

Department stores

1,171.3 -4.0 -0.3 1.2 0.1 -4.2 -0.4 -3.8 -0.3

General merchandise stores, including warehouse clubs and supercenters(1)

1,945.5 -17.5 -0.9 -12.2 -0.6 -0.7 0.0 -7.4 -0.4

Miscellaneous store retailers

828.8 0.7 0.1 -1.0 -0.1 7.6 0.9 -0.8 -0.1

Nonstore retailers

595.6 1.7 0.3 3.7 0.6 17.6 3.0 23.6 4.1

Transportation and warehousing

5,324.4 15.4 0.3 35.4 0.7 88.2 1.7 164.2 3.2

Air transportation

503.6 1.5 0.3 2.2 0.4 4.0 0.8 12.5 2.5

Rail transportation

212.8 -0.8 -0.4 0.6 0.3 0.7 0.3 -2.6 -1.2

Water transportation

65.9 0.3 0.5 1.6 2.5 0.1 0.2 0.9 1.4

Truck transportation

1,477.4 2.5 0.2 0.2 0.0 17.1 1.2 25.0 1.7

Transit and ground passenger transportation

497.6 4.3 0.9 1.9 0.4 2.1 0.4 3.8 0.8

Pipeline transportation

47.3 0.3 0.6 -0.3 -0.6 -0.3 -0.6 -0.8 -1.7

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

35.1 -0.6 -1.7 -2.0 -5.4 -0.9 -2.5 -0.9 -2.5

Support activities for transportation

712.6 3.0 0.4 4.3 0.6 12.4 1.8 24.2 3.5

Couriers and messengers

739.6 4.1 0.6 14.0 1.9 31.9 4.5 59.8 8.8

Warehousing and storage

1,032.5 0.8 0.1 12.9 1.3 21.1 2.1 42.3 4.3

Utilities

553.7 -0.3 -0.1 -0.4 -0.1 -0.4 -0.1 -1.0 -0.2

Information

2,768 0 0.0 3 0.1 -8 -0.3 -28 -1.0

Publishing industries, except Internet

715.5 1.2 0.2 0.7 0.1 -1.5 -0.2 -7.5 -1.0

Motion picture and sound recording industries

416.1 -0.1 0.0 8.1 2.0 -0.2 0.0 -6.9 -1.6

Broadcasting, except Internet

263.1 0.4 0.2 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.0 -1.5 -0.6

Telecommunications

755.7 -3.2 -0.4 -10.5 -1.4 -18.2 -2.4 -30.0 -3.8

Data processing, hosting and related services

329.2 1.1 0.3 2.7 0.8 9.6 3.0 11.9 3.8

Other information services

288.3 0.6 0.2 1.7 0.6 2.4 0.8 6.1 2.2

Financial activities

8,576 8 0.1 28 0.3 65 0.8 127 1.5

Finance and insurance

6,332.2 4.8 0.1 19.3 0.3 41.0 0.7 66.9 1.1

Monetary authorities - central bank

19.2 0.1 0.5 0.2 1.1 0.3 1.6 0.2 1.1

Credit intermediation and related activities

2,669.2 0.9 0.0 7.8 0.3 11.9 0.4 18.6 0.7

Depository credit intermediation

1,723.2 1.9 0.1 4.8 0.3 7.2 0.4 7.8 0.5

Commercial banking

1,326.9 1.7 0.1 4.1 0.3 4.4 0.3 0.8 0.1

Nondepository credit intermediation(1)

631.2 -1.3 -0.2 4.4 0.7 5.3 0.8 6.4 1.0

Activities related to credit intermediation(1)

314.8 0.4 0.1 -1.5 -0.5 -0.6 -0.2 4.4 1.4

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

965.7 1.5 0.2 4.7 0.5 14.9 1.6 24.1 2.6

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,678.1 2.3 0.1 6.6 0.2 13.9 0.5 24.0 0.9

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,244.1 3.8 0.2 9.3 0.4 24.6 1.1 60.0 2.7

Real estate

1,629.2 3.6 0.2 6.5 0.4 18.1 1.1 33.4 2.1

Rental and leasing services

589.5 -0.3 -0.1 2.0 0.3 5.3 0.9 25.5 4.5

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

25.4 0.5 2.0 0.8 3.3 1.2 5.0 1.1 4.5

Professional and business services

20,969 50 0.2 152 0.7 292 1.4 521 2.5

Professional and technical services

9,226.3 25.1 0.3 83.3 0.9 145.5 1.6 227.1 2.5

Legal services

1,141.4 4.8 0.4 5.8 0.5 4.3 0.4 1.9 0.2

Accounting and bookkeeping services

1,006.5 0.7 0.1 17.9 1.8 24.4 2.5 12.8 1.3

Architectural and engineering services

1,478.4 6.8 0.5 16.8 1.1 22.4 1.5 43.8 3.1

Specialized design services(1)

138.6 0.2 0.1 1.3 0.9 0.3 0.2 0.7 0.5

Computer systems design and related services

2,105.5 6.0 0.3 19.8 0.9 41.0 2.0 66.6 3.3

Management and technical consulting services

1,447.6 4.8 0.3 11.5 0.8 23.5 1.7 48.6 3.5

Scientific research and development services(1)

677.1 2.9 0.4 7.1 1.1 14.0 2.1 19.7 3.0

Advertising and related services(1)

494.3 -2.8 -0.6 -2.6 -0.5 3.4 0.7 2.0 0.4

Other professional and technical services(1)

737.0 1.8 0.2 5.9 0.8 12.3 1.7 31.1 4.4

Management of companies and enterprises

2,330.6 5.4 0.2 14.0 0.6 22.2 1.0 35.2 1.5

Administrative and waste services

9,412.2 19.4 0.2 55.1 0.6 124.8 1.3 258.8 2.8

Administrative and support services

8,983.5 19.2 0.2 49.6 0.6 114.1 1.3 241.3 2.8

Office administrative services(1)

525.0 2.9 0.6 4.7 0.9 6.3 1.2 15.5 3.0

Facilities support services(1)

154.3 -1.2 -0.8 -0.7 -0.5 -1.5 -1.0 2.2 1.4

Employment services

3,719.3 6.5 0.2 20.1 0.5 45.7 1.2 117.2 3.3

Temporary help services

3,038.0 9.3 0.3 22.4 0.7 39.9 1.3 94.7 3.2

Business support services

911.3 0.5 0.1 -0.2 0.0 2.8 0.3 10.7 1.2

Travel arrangement and reservation services(1)

216.3 -0.5 -0.2 -0.7 -0.3 -0.1 0.0 -0.8 -0.4

Investigation and security services(1)

939.9 0.7 0.1 6.0 0.6 12.0 1.3 23.0 2.5

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,178.2 8.1 0.4 17.9 0.8 40.6 1.9 55.9 2.6

Other support services(1)

339.4 2.3 0.7 2.7 0.8 8.3 2.5 17.9 5.6

Waste management and remediation services

428.7 0.2 0.0 5.5 1.3 10.7 2.6 17.5 4.3

Education and health services

23,623 54 0.2 132 0.6 243 1.0 445 1.9

Educational services

3,728.1 18.9 0.5 30.4 0.8 32.4 0.9 65.5 1.8

Health care

16,023.3 25.2 0.2 79.4 0.5 156.3 1.0 309.3 2.0

Ambulatory health care services

7,491.1 13.5 0.2 51.3 0.7 102.5 1.4 204.0 2.8

Offices of physicians

2,640.7 3.2 0.1 13.6 0.5 28.5 1.1 54.6 2.1

Offices of dentists(1)

945.8 3.2 0.3 5.3 0.6 2.3 0.2 13.7 1.5

Offices of other health practitioners(1)

928.3 3.9 0.4 11.4 1.2 22.7 2.5 40.3 4.5

Outpatient care centers

929.8 0.9 0.1 5.8 0.6 15.8 1.7 36.1 4.0

Medical and diagnostic laboratories(1)

281.2 2.1 0.8 3.9 1.4 7.2 2.6 12.1 4.5

Home health care services

1,455.0 0.2 0.0 10.8 0.7 24.5 1.7 43.4 3.1

Other ambulatory health care services(1)

310.3 -0.1 0.0 0.4 0.1 1.5 0.5 3.7 1.2

Hospitals

5,175.8 10.6 0.2 23.7 0.5 51.8 1.0 95.3 1.9

Nursing and residential care facilities

3,356.4 1.1 0.0 4.4 0.1 2.0 0.1 10.0 0.3

Nursing care facilities

1,611.6 -1.5 -0.1 -3.8 -0.2 -8.1 -0.5 -16.2 -1.0

Residential mental health facilities(1)

635.3 2.1 0.3 3.8 0.6 0.3 0.0 6.6 1.0

Community care facilities for the elderly(1)

939.5 3.6 0.4 7.0 0.8 10.1 1.1 18.9 2.1

Other residential care facilities(1)

169.9 -3.3 -1.9 -2.7 -1.6 -0.4 -0.2 0.7 0.4

Social assistance

3,871.4 9.5 0.2 22.5 0.6 54.0 1.4 70.3 1.8

Individual and family services(1)

2,415.9 6.8 0.3 17.9 0.7 49.5 2.1 69.2 2.9

Emergency and other relief services(1)

173.5 1.3 0.8 2.1 1.2 2.9 1.7 5.8 3.5

Vocational rehabilitation services(1)

344.2 -1.6 -0.5 -2.4 -0.7 -0.8 -0.2 -0.6 -0.2

Child day care services

937.8 3.0 0.3 4.8 0.5 2.3 0.2 -4.0 -0.4

Leisure and hospitality

16,315 25 0.2 67 0.4 108 0.7 261 1.6

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,350.9 4.5 0.2 5.8 0.2 1.0 0.0 15.0 0.6

Performing arts and spectator sports

500.0 -1.3 -0.3 5.5 1.1 3.5 0.7 1.3 0.3

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

172.5 2.3 1.4 1.3 0.8 1.0 0.6 4.4 2.6

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,678.4 3.5 0.2 -1.0 -0.1 -3.5 -0.2 9.3 0.6

Accommodation and food services

13,963.7 20.0 0.1 61.3 0.4 106.2 0.8 245.6 1.8

Accommodation

2,032.0 3.6 0.2 11.2 0.6 18.2 0.9 24.3 1.2

Food services and drinking places

11,931.7 16.4 0.1 50.1 0.4 88.0 0.7 221.3 1.9

Other services

5,878 16 0.3 43 0.7 56 1.0 99 1.7

Repair and maintenance

1,318.5 -0.8 -0.1 4.4 0.3 1.7 0.1 12.1 0.9

Personal and laundry services

1,532.8 8.8 0.6 21.7 1.4 25.8 1.7 51.0 3.4

Membership associations and organizations

3,027.0 8.1 0.3 17.4 0.6 29.0 1.0 36.3 1.2

Government

22,341 11 0.0 17 0.1 10 0.0 17 0.1

Federal

2,789.0 -2.0 -0.1 -2.0 -0.1 -6.0 -0.2 -16.0 -0.6

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,183.6 -1.6 -0.1 0.1 0.0 1.2 0.1 -6.0 -0.3

U.S. Postal Service

605.0 -0.5 -0.1 -2.2 -0.4 -7.6 -1.2 -10.2 -1.7

State government

5,100.0 0.0 0.0 -14.0 -0.3 -29.0 -0.6 -49.0 -1.0

State government education

2,430.3 -4.6 -0.2 -19.1 -0.8 -32.0 -1.3 -41.7 -1.7

State government, excluding education

2,669.2 4.2 0.2 4.3 0.2 2.1 0.1 -7.7 -0.3

Local government

14,452.0 13.0 0.1 33.0 0.2 45.0 0.3 82.0 0.6

Local government education

7,956.2 7.6 0.1 19.5 0.2 18.0 0.2 39.6 0.5

Local government, excluding education

6,495.9 5.9 0.1 14.1 0.2 27.5 0.4 43.0 0.7

Footnotes
(1) Seasonally adjusted independently. See http://www.bls.gov/ces/cestn.htm#SA_ind for details.