Department of Labor Logo United States Department of Labor
Dot gov

The .gov means it's official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Employment by industry, monthly changes, with confidence intervals

Charts related to the latest "The Employment Situation" news release   |   More chart packages

  • 1-month
  • 3-month
  • 6-month
  • 12-month
Employment change by industry with confidence intervals, August 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

315 116.1 1,134 187.3 2,286 259.9 5,840 339.9

Total private

308 109.7 1,131 177.1 2,215 243.8 5,702 317.1

Goods-producing

45 34.1 154 51.7 364 72.5 839 107.6

Service providing

270 110.0 980 180.0 1,922 248.7 5,001 322.6

Mining and logging

7 5.0 21 10.2 41 17.5 67 27.4

Construction

16 22.4 50 36.4 102 52.0 311 71.4

Manufacturing

22 23.2 83 34.4 221 46.9 461 75.7

Wholesale trade

15.1 14.8 40.2 35.5 107.4 45.7 197.0 56.7

Retail trade

44.0 22.1 95.4 35.3 29.2 60.7 422.3 78.6

Transportation and warehousing

4.8 15.4 45.3 24.4 136.1 39.3 409.7 54.8

Utilities

0.6 2.2 1.8 4.8 2.8 8.3 1.8 10.5

Information

7 19.4 49 57.7 114 87.1 166 105.8

Financial activities

17 15.3 35 24.1 87 39.8 200 57.8

Professional and business services

68 47.6 242 75.2 445 98.7 1,132 137.3

Education and health services

68 46.5 280 66.8 471 79.3 816 110.8

Leisure and hospitality

31 55.1 169 88.6 401 127.7 1,315 160.3

Other services

7 22.9 19 33.6 57 47.9 203 61.0

Government

7 38.2 3 60.8 71 90.1 138 122.3

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