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Employment by industry, monthly changes

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Employment change by industry, June 2020, 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

624 -10 -1.6 -82 -11.6 -91 -12.7 -117 -15.8

Logging

51.4 0.2 0.4 -3.1 -5.7 -1.8 -3.4 1.6 3.2

Mining

572.5 -9.8 -1.7 -78.7 -12.1 -88.8 -13.4 -118.6 -17.2

Oil and gas extraction

151.9 -1.2 -0.8 -4.5 -2.9 -6.0 -3.8 2.3 1.5

Mining, except oil and gas

177.7 -1.3 -0.7 -10.0 -5.3 -11.6 -6.1 -14.4 -7.5

Coal mining

43.8 -0.6 -1.4 -5.5 -11.2 -7.3 -14.3 -8.1 -15.6

Metal ore mining(1)

40.9 0.4 1.0 -0.1 -0.2 0.2 0.5 -1.6 -3.8

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying(1)

93.0 -1.1 -1.2 -4.4 -4.5 -4.5 -4.6 -4.7 -4.8

Support activities for mining

242.9 -7.3 -2.9 -64.2 -20.9 -71.2 -22.7 -106.5 -30.5

Construction

7,167 158 2.3 -407 -5.4 -388 -5.1 -330 -4.4

Construction of buildings

1,588.6 32.2 2.1 -89.3 -5.3 -87.3 -5.2 -67.7 -4.1

Residential building

795.4 19.1 2.5 -42.1 -5.0 -34.1 -4.1 -21.2 -2.6

Nonresidential building

793.2 13.1 1.7 -47.2 -5.6 -53.2 -6.3 -46.5 -5.5

Heavy and civil engineering construction

1,013.9 -9.7 -0.9 -69.5 -6.4 -73.7 -6.8 -60.1 -5.6

Specialty trade contractors

4,564.7 135.4 3.1 -248.3 -5.2 -227.2 -4.7 -202.2 -4.2

Residential specialty trade contractors

2,021.2 64.1 3.3 -84.2 -4.0 -73.8 -3.5 -62.7 -3.0

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,543.5 71.3 2.9 -164.1 -6.1 -153.4 -5.7 -139.5 -5.2

Manufacturing

12,095 356 3.0 -711 -5.6 -771 -6.0 -743 -5.8

Durable goods

7,569 290 4.0 -462 -5.8 -495 -6.1 -495 -6.1

Wood products

390.6 5.2 1.3 -19.3 -4.7 -20.4 -5.0 -17.1 -4.2

Nonmetallic mineral products

399.5 7.2 1.8 -25.6 -6.0 -22.8 -5.4 -21.1 -5.0

Primary metals

338.9 5.4 1.6 -33.0 -8.9 -37.0 -9.8 -48.0 -12.4

Fabricated metal products

1,400.5 11.1 0.8 -74.5 -5.1 -84.6 -5.7 -92.2 -6.2

Machinery

1,055.2 17.5 1.7 -50.2 -4.5 -62.1 -5.6 -74.5 -6.6

Computer and electronic products

1,091.2 7.3 0.7 -6.7 -0.6 -4.1 -0.4 12.4 1.1

Computer and peripheral equipment

171.9 2.0 1.2 2.5 1.5 4.4 2.6 9.7 6.0

Communications equipment

82.3 0.9 1.1 -2.1 -2.5 -1.9 -2.3 -0.6 -0.7

Semiconductors and electronic components

373.8 1.2 0.3 -3.7 -1.0 -5.3 -1.4 -3.2 -0.8

Electronic instruments

429.8 2.9 0.7 -3.5 -0.8 -1.5 -0.3 6.2 1.5

Miscellaneous computer and electronic products(1)

33.4 0.3 0.9 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.6 0.2 0.6

Electrical equipment and appliances

382.3 5.0 1.3 -21.7 -5.4 -23.3 -5.7 -22.5 -5.6

Transportation equipment

1,583.4 193.1 13.9 -154.5 -8.9 -160.3 -9.2 -154.1 -8.9

Motor vehicles and parts

877.8 195.8 28.7 -115.8 -11.7 -120.1 -12.0 -124.3 -12.4

Furniture and related products

348.4 12.4 3.7 -37.4 -9.7 -38.4 -9.9 -38.6 -10.0

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

578.7 25.5 4.6 -39.0 -6.3 -42.0 -6.8 -39.8 -6.4

Nondurable goods

4,526 66 1.5 -249 -5.2 -276 -5.7 -248 -5.2

Food manufacturing

1,588.3 7.6 0.5 -61.0 -3.7 -72.8 -4.4 -47.5 -2.9

Textile mills

91.3 3.0 3.4 -13.9 -13.2 -15.4 -14.4 -17.7 -16.2

Textile product mills

103.8 3.8 3.8 -5.8 -5.3 -8.2 -7.3 -9.7 -8.5

Apparel

86.4 8.6 11.1 -17.4 -16.8 -19.9 -18.7 -25.4 -22.7

Paper and paper products

354.2 1.5 0.4 -9.2 -2.5 -10.8 -3.0 -10.6 -2.9

Printing and related support activities

360.0 2.6 0.7 -53.2 -12.9 -59.3 -14.1 -65.7 -15.4

Petroleum and coal products

103.0 -1.5 -1.4 -10.8 -9.5 -10.9 -9.6 -11.6 -10.1

Chemicals

832.9 2.5 0.3 -16.8 -2.0 -20.4 -2.4 -16.0 -1.9

Plastics and rubber products

718.2 21.8 3.1 -27.1 -3.6 -24.8 -3.3 -18.5 -2.5

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

287.5 16.1 5.9 -33.8 -10.5 -33.4 -10.4 -25.4 -8.1

Wholesale trade

5,616.9 67.6 1.2 -305.3 -5.2 -316.3 -5.3 -282.0 -4.8

Durable goods

3,053.3 38.7 1.3 -164.9 -5.1 -164.9 -5.1 -147.9 -4.6

Nondurable goods

2,064.8 26.9 1.3 -109.1 -5.0 -114.7 -5.3 -105.6 -4.9

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

498.8 2.0 0.4 -31.3 -5.9 -36.7 -6.9 -28.5 -5.4

Retail trade

14,398.9 739.8 5.4 -1,187.7 -7.6 -1,273.3 -8.1 -1,214.5 -7.8

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

1,853.8 84.0 4.7 -199.0 -9.7 -203.3 -9.9 -176.5 -8.7

Automobile dealers

1,167.5 58.1 5.2 -132.1 -10.2 -139.0 -10.6 -130.8 -10.1

Other motor vehicle dealers(1)

148.2 13.1 9.7 -17.1 -10.3 -18.1 -10.9 -15.2 -9.3

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores(1)

538.1 12.8 2.4 -49.8 -8.5 -46.2 -7.9 -30.5 -5.4

Furniture and home furnishings stores

381.7 84.2 28.3 -76.8 -16.8 -88.5 -18.8 -90.7 -19.2

Electronics and appliance stores

380.8 26.4 7.4 -90.6 -19.2 -99.0 -20.6 -96.6 -20.2

Building material and garden supply stores

1,343.1 15.3 1.2 22.3 1.7 37.3 2.9 51.5 4.0

Food and beverage stores

3,127.3 31.8 1.0 48.7 1.6 39.0 1.3 56.4 1.8

Health and personal care stores

932.4 30.7 3.4 -124.4 -11.8 -123.4 -11.7 -116.0 -11.1

Gasoline stations

907.5 14.5 1.6 -35.0 -3.7 -44.0 -4.6 -36.3 -3.8

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

767.2 201.6 35.6 -498.2 -39.4 -519.7 -40.4 -532.1 -41.0

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

432.7 65.5 17.8 -101.4 -19.0 -110.4 -20.3 -116.6 -21.2

General merchandise stores

3,061.7 108.1 3.7 6.4 0.2 1.0 0.0 34.0 1.1

Department stores

906.9 48.7 5.7 -174.9 -16.2 -183.7 -16.8 -167.8 -15.6

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

2,154.8 59.4 2.8 181.3 9.2 184.7 9.4 201.9 10.3

Miscellaneous store retailers

678.6 70.1 11.5 -125.5 -15.6 -142.9 -17.4 -158.7 -19.0

Nonstore retailers

532.1 7.6 1.4 -14.2 -2.6 -19.4 -3.5 -32.9 -5.8

Transportation and warehousing

5,178.8 98.7 1.9 -489.4 -8.6 -477.1 -8.4 -443.9 -7.9

Air transportation

379.6 -3.6 -0.9 -132.5 -25.9 -128.6 -25.3 -123.7 -24.6

Rail transportation

145.8 -2.5 -1.7 -13.6 -8.5 -18.0 -11.0 -30.0 -17.1

Water transportation

58.5 1.7 3.0 -5.8 -9.0 -6.7 -10.3 -6.7 -10.3

Truck transportation

1,440.7 8.1 0.6 -81.9 -5.4 -85.7 -5.6 -94.6 -6.2

Transit and ground passenger transportation

314.0 3.8 1.2 -187.8 -37.4 -192.1 -38.0 -188.6 -37.5

Pipeline transportation

50.1 -0.4 -0.8 -1.3 -2.5 -1.1 -2.1 -1.6 -3.1

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

19.4 3.2 19.8 -16.0 -45.2 -16.5 -46.0 -17.0 -46.7

Support activities for transportation

671.5 6.8 1.0 -83.1 -11.0 -89.2 -11.7 -84.7 -11.2

Couriers and messengers

904.8 21.1 2.4 54.8 6.4 58.4 6.9 96.2 11.9

Warehousing and storage

1,194.4 60.5 5.3 -22.2 -1.8 2.4 0.2 6.8 0.6

Utilities

537.5 -3.2 -0.6 -8.4 -1.5 -10.4 -1.9 -13.0 -2.4

Information

2,579 9 0.4 -309 -10.7 -304 -10.5 -286 -10.0

Publishing industries, except Internet

739.3 -0.6 -0.1 -32.1 -4.2 -25.1 -3.3 -22.9 -3.0

Motion picture and sound recording industries

212.6 2.6 1.2 -238.8 -52.9 -241.8 -53.2 -237.4 -52.8

Broadcasting, except Internet

238.3 -0.2 -0.1 -21.2 -8.2 -25.7 -9.7 -28.1 -10.5

Telecommunications

688.1 -0.3 0.0 -9.0 -1.3 -16.2 -2.3 -24.9 -3.5

Data processing, hosting and related services

345.5 5.6 1.6 -4.0 -1.1 -0.9 -0.3 9.4 2.8

Other information services

355.6 2.2 0.6 -3.6 -1.0 6.1 1.7 18.8 5.6

Financial activities

8,608 32 0.4 -219 -2.5 -206 -2.3 -124 -1.4

Finance and insurance

6,449.0 9.3 0.1 -35.0 -0.5 -15.4 -0.2 33.7 0.5

Monetary authorities - central bank

19.8 0.0 0.0 0.2 1.0 0.6 3.1 0.2 1.0

Credit intermediation and related activities

2,651.6 0.9 0.0 -28.4 -1.1 -17.5 -0.7 4.5 0.2

Depository credit intermediation

1,773.6 0.5 0.0 -10.4 -0.6 -9.8 -0.5 -2.6 -0.1

Commercial banking

1,385.6 0.4 0.0 -6.0 -0.4 -7.2 -0.5 -6.6 -0.5

Nondepository credit intermediation(1)

573.5 -1.9 -0.3 -15.3 -2.6 -6.7 -1.2 0.6 0.1

Activities related to credit intermediation(1)

304.5 2.3 0.8 -2.7 -0.9 -1.0 -0.3 6.5 2.2

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

971.2 2.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 2.6 0.3 7.1 0.7

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,806.4 6.3 0.2 -6.8 -0.2 -1.1 0.0 21.9 0.8

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,158.9 22.8 1.1 -183.9 -7.8 -190.2 -8.1 -158.2 -6.8

Real estate

1,667.7 18.3 1.1 -75.9 -4.4 -75.8 -4.3 -47.5 -2.8

Rental and leasing services

468.3 4.5 1.0 -107.4 -18.7 -113.7 -19.5 -110.4 -19.1

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

22.9 0.0 0.0 -0.6 -2.6 -0.7 -3.0 -0.3 -1.3

Professional and business services

19,720 306 1.6 -1,736 -8.1 -1,783 -8.3 -1,574 -7.4

Professional and technical services

9,276.0 62.3 0.7 -422.5 -4.4 -391.4 -4.0 -258.1 -2.7

Legal services

1,106.8 7.5 0.7 -53.5 -4.6 -49.5 -4.3 -41.8 -3.6

Accounting and bookkeeping services

1,016.0 17.5 1.8 -26.8 -2.6 -21.1 -2.0 -12.3 -1.2

Architectural and engineering services

1,475.9 12.4 0.8 -61.9 -4.0 -54.3 -3.5 -37.1 -2.5

Specialized design services(1)

131.4 5.5 4.4 -12.6 -8.8 -13.0 -9.0 -12.2 -8.5

Computer systems design and related services

2,145.1 -20.4 -0.9 -104.7 -4.7 -93.8 -4.2 -57.1 -2.6

Management and technical consulting services

1,490.6 9.4 0.6 -67.3 -4.3 -66.6 -4.3 -32.8 -2.2

Scientific research and development services(1)

737.7 6.1 0.8 -13.2 -1.8 -7.1 -1.0 11.3 1.6

Advertising and related services(1)

452.3 2.5 0.6 -37.6 -7.7 -42.8 -8.6 -40.4 -8.2

Other professional and technical services(1)

720.2 21.8 3.1 -44.9 -5.9 -43.2 -5.7 -35.7 -4.7

Management of companies and enterprises

2,348.3 4.8 0.2 -96.8 -4.0 -99.4 -4.1 -76.7 -3.2

Administrative and waste services

8,095.8 239.0 3.0 -1,216.5 -13.1 -1,291.6 -13.8 -1,239.1 -13.3

Administrative and support services

7,646.6 242.7 3.3 -1,199.3 -13.6 -1,275.6 -14.3 -1,236.4 -13.9

Office administrative services(1)

492.7 -0.6 -0.1 -36.8 -6.9 -37.4 -7.1 -34.4 -6.5

Facilities support services(1)

155.3 5.6 3.7 -9.1 -5.5 -11.4 -6.8 -9.0 -5.5

Employment services

2,852.3 161.2 6.0 -741.3 -20.6 -801.1 -21.9 -774.7 -21.4

Temporary help services

2,243.7 148.9 7.1 -644.7 -22.3 -706.3 -23.9 -699.0 -23.8

Business support services

762.5 14.8 2.0 -103.5 -12.0 -107.0 -12.3 -119.5 -13.5

Travel arrangement and reservation services(1)

161.5 -7.6 -4.5 -50.6 -23.9 -61.0 -27.4 -56.7 -26.0

Investigation and security services(1)

895.1 7.0 0.8 -71.1 -7.4 -67.8 -7.0 -62.1 -6.5

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,028.8 53.1 2.7 -144.8 -6.7 -141.2 -6.5 -141.4 -6.5

Other support services(1)

298.4 9.2 3.2 -42.1 -12.4 -48.7 -14.0 -38.6 -11.5

Waste management and remediation services

449.2 -3.7 -0.8 -17.2 -3.7 -16.0 -3.4 -2.7 -0.6

Education and health services

22,772 568 2.6 -1,636 -6.7 -1,693 -6.9 -1,359 -5.6

Educational services

3,440.2 93.4 2.8 -344.6 -9.1 -370.1 -9.7 -310.4 -8.3

Health care

15,603.2 358.0 2.3 -813.9 -5.0 -835.4 -5.1 -647.2 -4.0

Ambulatory health care services

7,294.8 371.4 5.4 -471.3 -6.1 -516.3 -6.6 -385.9 -5.0

Offices of physicians

2,570.0 80.0 3.2 -125.9 -4.7 -139.2 -5.1 -100.1 -3.7

Offices of dentists(1)

874.6 190.4 27.8 -68.2 -7.2 -99.4 -10.2 -92.1 -9.5

Offices of other health practitioners(1)

865.7 47.5 5.8 -105.2 -10.8 -116.3 -11.8 -100.0 -10.4

Outpatient care centers

937.1 24.1 2.6 -40.8 -4.2 -40.3 -4.1 -23.9 -2.5

Medical and diagnostic laboratories(1)

265.7 7.0 2.7 -22.1 -7.7 -22.5 -7.8 -16.1 -5.7

Home health care services

1,482.9 17.8 1.2 -87.8 -5.6 -77.2 -4.9 -40.3 -2.6

Other ambulatory health care services(1)

298.8 4.6 1.6 -21.3 -6.7 -21.5 -6.7 -13.4 -4.3

Hospitals

5,111.8 6.7 0.1 -154.0 -2.9 -130.3 -2.5 -79.8 -1.5

Nursing and residential care facilities

3,196.6 -20.1 -0.6 -188.6 -5.6 -188.8 -5.6 -181.5 -5.4

Nursing care facilities

1,490.6 -18.3 -1.2 -97.8 -6.2 -97.6 -6.1 -109.1 -6.8

Residential mental health facilities(1)

615.0 0.0 0.0 -38.2 -5.8 -35.7 -5.5 -33.1 -5.1

Community care facilities for the elderly(1)

931.4 -1.4 -0.2 -45.6 -4.7 -48.3 -4.9 -36.2 -3.7

Other residential care facilities(1)

159.6 -0.4 -0.3 -7.0 -4.2 -7.2 -4.3 -3.1 -1.9

Social assistance

3,728.9 116.9 3.2 -477.2 -11.3 -486.7 -11.5 -400.7 -9.7

Individual and family services(1)

2,499.2 27.7 1.1 -196.7 -7.3 -171.0 -6.4 -106.5 -4.1

Emergency and other relief services(1)

179.1 0.4 0.2 -6.5 -3.5 -7.1 -3.8 -5.5 -3.0

Vocational rehabilitation services(1)

270.3 8.8 3.4 -50.9 -15.8 -54.9 -16.9 -51.6 -16.0

Child day care services

780.3 80.0 11.4 -223.1 -22.2 -253.7 -24.5 -237.0 -23.3

Leisure and hospitality

12,040 2,088 21.0 -4,084 -25.3 -4,744 -28.3 -4,486 -27.1

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,563.2 365.9 30.6 -857.1 -35.4 -918.3 -37.0 -852.2 -35.3

Performing arts and spectator sports

270.6 11.4 4.4 -219.1 -44.7 -243.7 -47.4 -248.0 -47.8

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

122.7 1.2 1.0 -50.8 -29.3 -55.8 -31.3 -48.9 -28.5

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,169.9 353.3 43.3 -587.2 -33.4 -618.8 -34.6 -555.3 -32.2

Accommodation and food services

10,477.0 1,722.0 19.7 -3,226.9 -23.5 -3,825.9 -26.7 -3,633.8 -25.8

Accommodation

1,304.8 238.6 22.4 -729.2 -35.9 -794.8 -37.9 -779.8 -37.4

Food services and drinking places

9,172.2 1,483.4 19.3 -2,497.7 -21.4 -3,031.1 -24.8 -2,854.0 -23.7

Other services

5,189 357 7.4 -661 -11.3 -736 -12.4 -707 -12.0

Repair and maintenance

1,273.7 60.4 5.0 -88.2 -6.5 -91.7 -6.7 -78.1 -5.8

Personal and laundry services

1,120.2 264.2 30.9 -354.8 -24.1 -412.8 -26.9 -404.1 -26.5

Membership associations and organizations

2,794.6 32.2 1.2 -218.7 -7.3 -231.7 -7.7 -224.8 -7.4

Government

21,276 33 0.2 -1,452 -6.4 -1,403 -6.2 -1,277 -5.7

Federal

2,885.0 1.0 0.0 -1.0 0.0 38.0 1.3 56.0 2.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,280.7 -0.1 0.0 -5.0 -0.2 37.0 1.6 59.9 2.7

U.S. Postal Service

604.3 1.2 0.2 3.8 0.6 1.2 0.2 -3.9 -0.6

State government

4,915.0 -25.0 -0.5 -247.0 -4.8 -269.0 -5.2 -242.0 -4.7

State government education

2,232.2 -18.8 -0.8 -219.0 -8.9 -249.1 -10.0 -237.9 -9.6

State government, excluding education

2,683.2 -5.6 -0.2 -27.4 -1.0 -19.2 -0.7 -3.6 -0.1

Local government

13,476.0 57.0 0.4 -1,204.0 -8.2 -1,172.0 -8.0 -1,091.0 -7.5

Local government education

7,374.9 70.3 1.0 -666.7 -8.3 -664.3 -8.3 -612.0 -7.7

Local government, excluding education

6,100.9 -13.8 -0.2 -537.5 -8.1 -508.3 -7.7 -479.1 -7.3

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