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Employment by industry, monthly changes, with confidence intervals

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Employment change by industry with confidence intervals, December 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

223 116.1 742 187.3 1,840 259.9 4,503 339.9

Total private

220 109.7 641 177.1 1,577 243.8 4,203 317.1

Goods-producing

40 34.1 116 51.7 265 72.5 664 107.6

Service providing

183 110.0 626 180.0 1,575 248.7 3,839 322.6

Mining and logging

4 5.0 10 10.2 16 17.5 54 27.4

Construction

28 22.4 56 36.4 109 52.0 231 71.4

Manufacturing

8 23.2 50 34.4 140 46.9 379 75.7

Wholesale trade

12.1 14.8 22.0 35.5 59.4 45.7 175.7 56.7

Retail trade

9.0 22.1 -10.1 35.3 5.6 60.7 194.4 78.6

Transportation and warehousing

4.7 15.4 -24.5 24.4 -26.7 39.3 207.2 54.8

Utilities

1.6 2.2 1.9 4.8 4.4 8.3 6.3 10.5

Information

-5 19.4 21 57.7 52 87.1 148 105.8

Financial activities

5 15.3 27 24.1 46 39.8 134 57.8

Professional and business services

-6 47.6 -1 75.2 137 98.7 605 137.3

Education and health services

78 46.5 245 66.8 531 79.3 950 110.8

Leisure and hospitality

67 55.1 196 88.6 409 127.7 946 160.3

Other services

14 22.9 48 33.6 95 47.9 173 61.0

Government

3 38.2 101 60.8 263 90.1 300 122.3

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