Employment by industry, monthly changes, with confidence intervals

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Employment change by industry with confidence intervals, January 2019, 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

304 107.4 722 185.5 1,389 248.5 2,807 301.0

Total private

296 99.9 702 174.2 1,341 233.9 2,675 283.7

Goods-producing

72 33.8 154 59.2 302 78.3 660 103.9

Service providing

232 101.0 568 175.8 1,087 236.5 2,147 282.0

Mining and logging

7 5.5 9 11.1 26 17.5 61 23.2

Construction

52 25.6 85 46.3 161 62.6 338 80.5

Manufacturing

13 19.7 60 34.1 115 44.1 261 59.3

Wholesale trade

4.7 12.9 26.9 23.6 55.0 41.8 80.3 57.2

Retail trade

20.8 21.6 41.3 36.9 11.3 66.5 26.3 76.7

Transportation and warehousing

26.6 17.3 45.3 28.1 116.6 44.4 219.1 53.2

Utilities

-0.5 2.1 -0.4 4.2 1.7 6.2 0.0 7.1

Information

-4 17.4 -11 27.7 -11 34.6 9 49.1

Financial activities

13 14.3 20 26.4 59 38.0 129 45.4

Professional and business services

30 47.5 93 83.9 259 122.1 546 146.2

Education and health services

55 38.5 151 61.7 273 75.8 522 95.6

Leisure and hospitality

74 50.5 168 89.7 240 117.7 410 132.0

Other services

4 18.5 14 32.8 34 38.3 73 48.9

Government

8 39.3 20 63.8 48 83.9 132 100.6

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