Employment by industry, monthly changes, with confidence intervals

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Employment change by industry with confidence intervals, July 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

164 107.4 419 185.5 844 248.5 2,246 301.0

Total private

148 99.9 408 174.2 802 233.9 2,162 283.7

Goods-producing

15 33.8 49 59.2 80 78.3 377 103.9

Service providing

149 101.0 370 175.8 764 236.5 1,869 282.0

Mining and logging

-5 5.5 -4 11.1 -7 17.5 18 23.2

Construction

4 25.6 23 46.3 49 62.6 202 80.5

Manufacturing

16 19.7 30 34.1 38 44.1 157 59.3

Wholesale trade

6.7 12.9 10.8 23.6 31.5 41.8 91.2 57.2

Retail trade

-3.6 21.6 -22.5 36.9 -65.8 66.5 -59.9 76.7

Transportation and warehousing

0.3 17.3 24.2 28.1 23.0 44.4 147.0 53.2

Utilities

-0.4 2.1 2.1 4.2 -0.5 6.2 2.0 7.1

Information

-10 17.4 13 27.7 4 34.6 -13 49.1

Financial activities

18 14.3 26 26.4 56 38.0 105 45.4

Professional and business services

38 47.5 97 83.9 225 122.1 467 146.2

Education and health services

66 38.5 157 61.7 319 75.8 605 95.6

Leisure and hospitality

10 50.5 29 89.7 69 117.7 338 132.0

Other services

8 18.5 22 32.8 61 38.3 102 48.9

Government

16 39.3 11 63.8 42 83.9 84 100.6

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