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Employment by industry, monthly changes, with confidence intervals

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Employment change by industry with confidence intervals, April 2022, seasonally adjusted, in thousands
Industry 1-month net change 1-month 90-percent confidence interval 3-month net change 3-month 90-percent confidence interval 6-month net change 6-month 90-percent confidence interval 12-month net change 12-month 90-percent confidence interval

Total nonfarm

428 116.1 1,570 187.3 3,309 259.9 6,620 339.9

Total private

406 109.7 1,534 177.1 3,214 243.8 6,341 317.1

Goods-producing

66 34.1 247 51.7 471 72.5 783 107.6

Service providing

362 110.0 1,323 180.0 2,838 248.7 5,837 322.6

Mining and logging

9 5.0 23 10.2 35 17.5 59 27.4

Construction

2 22.4 76 36.4 173 52.0 235 71.4

Manufacturing

55 23.2 148 34.4 263 46.9 489 75.7

Wholesale trade

22.2 14.8 73.4 35.5 119.4 45.7 188.6 56.7

Retail trade

29.2 22.1 165.0 35.3 344.5 60.7 542.7 78.6

Transportation and warehousing

52.0 15.4 135.3 24.4 248.2 39.3 470.6 54.8

Utilities

0.3 2.2 0.4 4.8 -0.4 8.3 -4.1 10.5

Information

12 19.4 33 57.7 65 87.1 163 105.8

Financial activities

35 15.3 76 24.1 124 39.8 194 57.8

Professional and business services

41 47.6 222 75.2 512 98.7 1,188 137.3

Education and health services

59 46.5 217 66.8 384 79.3 607 110.8

Leisure and hospitality

78 55.1 302 88.6 817 127.7 1,914 160.3

Other services

11 22.9 63 33.6 129 47.9 294 61.0

Government

22 38.2 36 60.8 95 90.1 279 122.3

Note: Significant changes are calculated at a 90-percent confidence level. The variance for total nonfarm is an approximation because government and rail transportation are not based on a probability sample