Employment by industry, monthly changes

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Employment change by industry, June 2019, 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

758 -1 -0.1 2 0.3 6 0.8 23 3.1

Logging

47.8 1.0 2.1 1.3 2.8 0.6 1.3 -0.6 -1.2

Mining

710.4 -1.3 -0.2 0.6 0.1 5.3 0.8 24.3 3.5

Oil and gas extraction

158.2 1.4 0.9 5.4 3.5 9.9 6.7 12.4 8.5

Mining, except oil and gas

195.3 -0.1 -0.1 -0.5 -0.3 0.4 0.2 2.6 1.3

Coal mining

53.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.9 1.7

Metal ore mining(1)

41.4 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.7 0.4 1.0 -0.3 -0.7

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying(1)

100.9 -0.4 -0.4 -0.9 -0.9 -0.2 -0.2 2.0 2.0

Support activities for mining

356.9 -2.6 -0.7 -4.3 -1.2 -5.0 -1.4 9.3 2.7

Construction

7,508 21 0.3 60 0.8 108 1.5 224 3.1

Construction of buildings

1,659.0 6.1 0.4 3.5 0.2 9.3 0.6 32.3 2.0

Residential building

834.6 4.6 0.6 -0.8 -0.1 9.9 1.2 28.7 3.6

Nonresidential building

824.4 1.5 0.2 4.3 0.5 -0.6 -0.1 3.6 0.4

Heavy and civil engineering construction

1,082.4 1.5 0.1 6.2 0.6 7.0 0.7 27.1 2.6

Specialty trade contractors

4,766.9 13.3 0.3 50.5 1.1 92.4 2.0 165.3 3.6

Residential specialty trade contractors

2,071.6 1.4 0.1 10.1 0.5 24.9 1.2 49.3 2.4

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,695.3 11.9 0.4 40.4 1.5 67.5 2.6 116.0 4.5

Manufacturing

12,854 17 0.1 23 0.2 45 0.4 167 1.3

Durable goods

8,070 12 0.1 16 0.2 34 0.4 126 1.6

Wood products

410.2 0.8 0.2 1.6 0.4 4.0 1.0 3.2 0.8

Nonmetallic mineral products

414.5 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 -3.1 -0.7 0.3 0.1

Primary metals

382.5 0.6 0.2 -0.7 -0.2 0.5 0.1 3.8 1.0

Fabricated metal products

1,480.4 -1.4 -0.1 -4.0 -0.3 -0.8 -0.1 11.1 0.8

Machinery

1,144.1 4.4 0.4 2.0 0.2 7.1 0.6 22.8 2.0

Computer and electronic products

1,085.6 6.5 0.6 11.2 1.0 18.0 1.7 30.5 2.9

Computer and peripheral equipment

161.0 0.3 0.2 1.0 0.6 2.9 1.8 4.6 2.9

Communications equipment

85.9 0.1 0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.5 -0.6 0.4 0.5

Semiconductors and electronic components

378.9 2.0 0.5 3.3 0.9 6.6 1.8 9.2 2.5

Electronic instruments

425.8 3.9 0.9 6.5 1.6 9.3 2.2 15.9 3.9

Miscellaneous computer and electronic products(1)

34.0 0.2 0.6 0.6 1.8 -0.3 -0.9 0.4 1.2

Electrical equipment and appliances

402.6 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -2.3 -0.6 4.5 1.1

Transportation equipment

1,739.8 1.1 0.1 5.0 0.3 8.2 0.5 39.1 2.3

Motor vehicles and parts

997.7 -0.2 0.0 -1.2 -0.1 -7.4 -0.7 2.2 0.2

Furniture and related products

391.8 -1.8 -0.5 -2.9 -0.7 -3.4 -0.9 -2.2 -0.6

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

618.9 1.8 0.3 4.2 0.7 5.8 0.9 13.2 2.2

Nondurable goods

4,784 5 0.1 7 0.1 11 0.2 41 0.9

Food manufacturing

1,633.7 -0.1 0.0 -0.9 -0.1 2.0 0.1 11.8 0.7

Textile mills

111.6 -1.1 -1.0 -1.0 -0.9 -1.0 -0.9 -0.7 -0.6

Textile product mills

113.9 -0.2 -0.2 -0.6 -0.5 -2.2 -1.9 -1.9 -1.6

Apparel

108.3 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.5 -0.1 -0.1 -4.9 -4.3

Paper and paper products

369.1 -0.9 -0.2 -1.7 -0.5 -1.6 -0.4 2.7 0.7

Printing and related support activities

420.8 -0.2 0.0 -1.2 -0.3 -4.7 -1.1 -10.1 -2.3

Petroleum and coal products

116.3 -0.7 -0.6 -0.4 -0.3 -0.4 -0.3 0.6 0.5

Chemicals

858.5 1.2 0.1 2.5 0.3 9.1 1.1 22.2 2.7

Plastics and rubber products

741.8 4.3 0.6 5.8 0.8 4.1 0.6 11.1 1.5

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

310.1 2.6 0.8 4.4 1.4 5.6 1.8 9.9 3.3

Wholesale trade

5,936.9 0.1 0.0 15.2 0.3 35.6 0.6 101.9 1.7

Durable goods

3,213.8 0.8 0.0 9.0 0.3 24.0 0.8 69.5 2.2

Nondurable goods

2,170.4 0.4 0.0 6.1 0.3 9.9 0.5 27.1 1.3

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

552.7 -1.1 -0.2 0.1 0.0 1.7 0.3 5.3 1.0

Retail trade

15,773.9 -5.8 0.0 -27.9 -0.2 -47.1 -0.3 -48.2 -0.3

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

2,049.4 0.6 0.0 7.6 0.4 15.6 0.8 30.9 1.5

Automobile dealers

1,308.8 -1.3 -0.1 1.1 0.1 3.9 0.3 10.3 0.8

Other motor vehicle dealers(1)

159.7 -0.3 -0.2 1.8 1.1 0.0 0.0 1.8 1.1

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores(1)

580.9 2.1 0.4 4.6 0.8 11.7 2.1 18.8 3.3

Furniture and home furnishings stores

485.7 -1.1 -0.2 -2.5 -0.5 1.2 0.2 5.2 1.1

Electronics and appliance stores

470.0 -0.9 -0.2 -2.3 -0.5 -4.2 -0.9 -23.4 -4.7

Building material and garden supply stores

1,305.2 2.9 0.2 1.6 0.1 4.2 0.3 -5.5 -0.4

Food and beverage stores

3,116.8 -0.5 0.0 0.9 0.0 8.9 0.3 41.9 1.4

Health and personal care stores

1,045.1 0.9 0.1 3.0 0.3 -17.2 -1.6 -15.0 -1.4

Gasoline stations

949.2 2.4 0.3 4.5 0.5 6.5 0.7 16.7 1.8

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,327.3 -5.5 -0.4 -20.3 -1.5 -20.9 -1.6 -46.4 -3.4

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

562.8 3.7 0.7 -0.2 0.0 20.0 3.7 -34.5 -5.8

General merchandise stores

3,045.3 -5.1 -0.2 -17.8 -0.6 -59.8 -1.9 -31.0 -1.0

Department stores

1,112.3 -3.4 -0.3 -14.7 -1.3 -30.3 -2.7 -35.0 -3.1

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

1,933.0 -1.7 -0.1 -3.1 -0.2 -29.5 -1.5 4.0 0.2

Miscellaneous store retailers

836.7 -1.1 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1 -5.6 -0.7 4.5 0.5

Nonstore retailers

580.4 -2.1 -0.4 -1.6 -0.3 4.2 0.7 8.4 1.5

Transportation and warehousing

5,567.2 23.9 0.4 35.6 0.6 56.2 1.0 158.0 2.9

Air transportation

517.4 3.0 0.6 3.0 0.6 9.1 1.8 16.7 3.3

Rail transportation

208.4 0.2 0.1 -3.7 -1.7 -7.0 -3.2 -5.5 -2.6

Water transportation

63.9 -0.5 -0.8 -0.8 -1.2 -1.0 -1.5 -1.3 -2.0

Truck transportation

1,523.3 4.3 0.3 7.3 0.5 11.7 0.8 36.8 2.5

Transit and ground passenger transportation

496.7 5.5 1.1 8.0 1.6 9.3 1.9 5.7 1.2

Pipeline transportation

47.8 -0.1 -0.2 0.7 1.5 0.1 0.2 -1.2 -2.4

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

33.3 -0.6 -1.8 -0.4 -1.2 -1.3 -3.8 -0.6 -1.8

Support activities for transportation

724.8 4.2 0.6 5.6 0.8 3.5 0.5 14.5 2.0

Couriers and messengers

761.7 6.5 0.9 10.9 1.5 11.9 1.6 39.3 5.4

Warehousing and storage

1,189.9 1.4 0.1 5.0 0.4 19.9 1.7 53.6 4.7

Utilities

554.7 1.4 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 -0.6 -0.1

Information

2,808 2 0.1 -4 -0.1 -19 -0.7 -23 -0.8

Publishing industries, except Internet

738.6 1.2 0.2 4.7 0.6 5.8 0.8 5.0 0.7

Motion picture and sound recording industries

425.2 3.1 0.7 2.8 0.7 -13.9 -3.2 -9.1 -2.1

Broadcasting, except Internet

268.9 -1.0 -0.4 -0.5 -0.2 -1.5 -0.6 -1.7 -0.6

Telecommunications

721.3 -0.5 -0.1 -7.9 -1.1 -14.2 -1.9 -32.9 -4.4

Data processing, hosting and related services

331.3 0.2 0.1 -1.4 -0.4 1.8 0.5 -0.5 -0.2

Other information services

323.1 -0.1 0.0 -1.1 -0.3 3.4 1.1 16.8 5.5

Financial activities

8,655 2 0.0 18 0.2 40 0.5 88 1.0

Finance and insurance

6,334.2 -0.7 0.0 6.5 0.1 6.1 0.1 17.2 0.3

Monetary authorities - central bank

19.3 -0.2 -1.0 -0.4 -2.0 -0.3 -1.5 -0.3 -1.5

Credit intermediation and related activities

2,629.0 -2.0 -0.1 -2.6 -0.1 -9.5 -0.4 -23.8 -0.9

Depository credit intermediation

1,707.5 -1.3 -0.1 -3.3 -0.2 -7.0 -0.4 -12.0 -0.7

Commercial banking

1,305.9 -1.1 -0.1 -4.8 -0.4 -9.6 -0.7 -19.3 -1.5

Nondepository credit intermediation(1)

616.9 0.6 0.1 2.7 0.4 0.3 0.0 -8.8 -1.4

Activities related to credit intermediation(1)

304.7 -1.2 -0.4 -1.9 -0.6 -2.6 -0.8 -2.9 -0.9

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

975.4 2.9 0.3 7.3 0.8 8.5 0.9 21.7 2.3

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,710.5 -1.4 -0.1 2.2 0.1 7.4 0.3 19.6 0.7

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,320.8 2.3 0.1 11.2 0.5 33.9 1.5 71.1 3.2

Real estate

1,708.9 4.5 0.3 14.9 0.9 26.1 1.6 49.8 3.0

Rental and leasing services

589.0 -2.1 -0.4 -3.5 -0.6 8.2 1.4 22.1 3.9

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

22.9 -0.1 -0.4 -0.2 -0.9 -0.4 -1.7 -0.8 -3.4

Professional and business services

21,462 51 0.2 130 0.6 208 1.0 482 2.3

Professional and technical services

9,583.8 29.9 0.3 74.5 0.8 148.9 1.6 296.2 3.2

Legal services

1,143.9 0.3 0.0 1.1 0.1 4.0 0.4 2.7 0.2

Accounting and bookkeeping services

1,053.9 3.7 0.4 11.7 1.1 19.6 1.9 39.8 3.9

Architectural and engineering services

1,518.9 3.4 0.2 9.7 0.6 23.6 1.6 45.3 3.1

Specialized design services(1)

149.6 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.1 3.3 2.3 5.8 4.0

Computer systems design and related services

2,209.6 7.2 0.3 27.4 1.3 47.4 2.2 93.0 4.4

Management and technical consulting services

1,530.2 7.1 0.5 9.8 0.6 24.5 1.6 49.9 3.4

Scientific research and development services(1)

728.0 4.3 0.6 8.7 1.2 17.7 2.5 36.7 5.3

Advertising and related services(1)

491.4 1.5 0.3 1.4 0.3 -0.2 0.0 1.6 0.3

Other professional and technical services(1)

758.3 2.0 0.3 4.7 0.6 8.8 1.2 21.3 2.9

Management of companies and enterprises

2,411.3 4.4 0.2 5.8 0.2 16.0 0.7 33.7 1.4

Administrative and waste services

9,466.5 16.2 0.2 49.6 0.5 43.2 0.5 151.7 1.6

Administrative and support services

9,010.5 14.0 0.2 45.5 0.5 34.4 0.4 133.0 1.5

Office administrative services(1)

533.3 2.4 0.5 8.0 1.5 14.7 2.8 18.1 3.5

Facilities support services(1)

155.4 0.1 0.1 -0.4 -0.3 0.1 0.1 3.0 2.0

Employment services

3,714.8 3.5 0.1 8.7 0.2 -16.4 -0.4 47.5 1.3

Temporary help services

3,038.3 4.3 0.1 8.3 0.3 -21.5 -0.7 39.3 1.3

Business support services

894.1 -0.5 -0.1 3.0 0.3 -3.4 -0.4 -2.2 -0.2

Travel arrangement and reservation services(1)

215.5 -0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.0 -1.0 -0.5 -4.1 -1.9

Investigation and security services(1)

956.9 0.5 0.1 3.2 0.3 8.8 0.9 11.2 1.2

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,201.2 5.1 0.2 17.7 0.8 24.0 1.1 46.6 2.2

Other support services(1)

339.4 3.2 1.0 5.5 1.6 7.8 2.4 13.1 4.0

Waste management and remediation services

456.0 2.2 0.5 4.1 0.9 8.8 2.0 18.7 4.3

Education and health services

24,231 61 0.3 160 0.7 319 1.3 585 2.5

Educational services

3,786.2 11.4 0.3 26.1 0.7 40.7 1.1 47.2 1.3

Health care

16,387.8 34.9 0.2 78.0 0.5 203.1 1.3 402.8 2.5

Ambulatory health care services

7,748.7 18.5 0.2 45.9 0.6 134.1 1.8 258.4 3.4

Offices of physicians

2,686.2 6.7 0.3 19.0 0.7 38.4 1.5 68.8 2.6

Offices of dentists(1)

983.0 -1.1 -0.1 -0.4 0.0 11.5 1.2 28.4 3.0

Offices of other health practitioners(1)

966.2 1.3 0.1 4.5 0.5 12.2 1.3 38.3 4.1

Outpatient care centers

971.6 3.8 0.4 5.3 0.5 17.7 1.9 39.9 4.3

Medical and diagnostic laboratories(1)

289.7 -0.3 -0.1 1.9 0.7 7.3 2.6 11.2 4.0

Home health care services

1,541.6 8.0 0.5 15.3 1.0 41.3 2.8 71.0 4.8

Other ambulatory health care services(1)

310.4 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.1 5.7 1.9 0.8 0.3

Hospitals

5,244.9 11.2 0.2 24.9 0.5 49.8 1.0 105.5 2.1

Nursing and residential care facilities

3,394.2 5.2 0.2 7.2 0.2 19.2 0.6 38.9 1.2

Nursing care facilities

1,607.1 1.6 0.1 -1.6 -0.1 -2.1 -0.1 1.5 0.1

Residential mental health facilities(1)

653.8 2.5 0.4 2.4 0.4 6.6 1.0 10.5 1.6

Community care facilities for the elderly(1)

965.1 1.7 0.2 9.0 0.9 15.4 1.6 22.1 2.3

Other residential care facilities(1)

168.1 -0.7 -0.4 -2.6 -1.5 -0.8 -0.5 4.6 2.8

Social assistance

4,057.4 15.6 0.4 56.3 1.4 76.0 1.9 135.7 3.5

Individual and family services(1)

2,555.3 6.0 0.2 38.8 1.5 53.1 2.1 98.2 4.0

Emergency and other relief services(1)

179.1 1.8 1.0 3.0 1.7 1.9 1.1 5.3 3.0

Vocational rehabilitation services(1)

326.8 -1.1 -0.3 -4.4 -1.3 -3.3 -1.0 -1.9 -0.6

Child day care services

996.1 8.9 0.9 18.9 1.9 24.2 2.5 34.0 3.5

Leisure and hospitality

16,713 8 0.0 35 0.2 159 1.0 370 2.3

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,458.3 -1.2 0.0 -14.6 -0.6 13.7 0.6 74.0 3.1

Performing arts and spectator sports

524.6 2.3 0.4 6.4 1.2 8.6 1.7 25.5 5.1

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

175.6 0.7 0.4 0.9 0.5 1.6 0.9 5.8 3.4

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,758.1 -4.2 -0.2 -21.9 -1.2 3.5 0.2 42.7 2.5

Accommodation and food services

14,254.7 9.3 0.1 49.4 0.3 145.2 1.0 295.7 2.1

Accommodation

2,069.3 9.6 0.5 22.6 1.1 33.3 1.6 37.9 1.9

Food services and drinking places

12,185.4 -0.3 0.0 26.8 0.2 111.9 0.9 257.8 2.2

Other services

5,933 10 0.2 22 0.4 54 0.9 74 1.3

Repair and maintenance

1,357.8 4.0 0.3 10.0 0.7 20.8 1.6 28.2 2.1

Personal and laundry services

1,534.4 -0.5 0.0 2.1 0.1 10.2 0.7 20.6 1.4

Membership associations and organizations

3,040.9 6.3 0.2 10.2 0.3 22.7 0.8 25.3 0.8

Government

22,553 33 0.1 43 0.2 68 0.3 100 0.4

Federal

2,814.0 2.0 0.1 11.0 0.4 16.0 0.6 19.0 0.7

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,202.4 0.5 0.0 6.2 0.3 10.5 0.5 13.6 0.6

U.S. Postal Service

611.4 1.4 0.2 4.2 0.7 5.1 0.8 5.5 0.9

State government

5,168.0 2.0 0.0 -16.0 -0.3 -15.0 -0.3 -10.0 -0.2

State government education

2,466.7 -3.8 -0.2 -19.5 -0.8 -20.0 -0.8 -14.9 -0.6

State government, excluding education

2,701.6 6.1 0.2 4.1 0.2 5.8 0.2 5.7 0.2

Local government

14,571.0 29.0 0.2 48.0 0.3 67.0 0.5 91.0 0.6

Local government education

7,985.7 2.8 0.0 1.9 0.0 12.0 0.2 18.2 0.2

Local government, excluding education

6,585.6 26.4 0.4 46.4 0.7 55.7 0.9 73.5 1.1

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