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Job openings, hires, and separations levels, seasonally adjusted

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Job openings, hires, and separations levels, seasonally adjusted
(Numbers in thousands)
Month Total nonfarm job openings Total nonfarm hires Total nonfarm separations Total private job openings Total private hires Total private separations Government job openings Government hires Government separations

Oct 2007

4,636 5,398 5,252 4,207 5,068 4,937 429 330 316

Nov 2007

4,646 5,176 5,118 4,194 4,839 4,811 452 337 307

Dec 2007

4,545 5,119 5,045 4,104 4,771 4,735 441 348 309

Jan 2008

4,624 5,071 5,149 4,211 4,762 4,844 413 309 305

Feb 2008

4,279 5,077 5,219 3,848 4,755 4,930 430 322 290

Mar 2008

4,225 4,924 4,940 3,803 4,592 4,646 422 332 294

Apr 2008

4,035 4,948 5,167 3,613 4,645 4,863 422 303 304

May 2008

4,194 4,691 4,852 3,753 4,371 4,569 441 321 284

June 2008

3,830 4,893 5,061 3,396 4,562 4,778 434 331 283

July 2008

3,749 4,637 4,845 3,338 4,332 4,583 411 304 263

Aug 2008

3,674 4,682 5,006 3,289 4,390 4,706 384 292 300

Sept 2008

3,222 4,499 4,902 2,843 4,217 4,614 379 281 288

Oct 2008

3,377 4,548 4,965 2,995 4,248 4,664 382 300 300

Nov 2008

3,231 4,104 4,819 2,845 3,830 4,544 385 274 274

Dec 2008

3,146 4,348 4,875 2,817 4,076 4,603 329 272 272

Jan 2009

2,738 4,095 4,865 2,379 3,800 4,584 359 295 281

Feb 2009

2,864 4,061 4,852 2,496 3,789 4,558 368 271 294

Mar 2009

2,534 3,858 4,720 2,172 3,605 4,454 362 253 266

Apr 2009

2,295 3,888 4,690 1,937 3,515 4,415 358 374 275

May 2009

2,549 3,758 4,192 2,275 3,496 3,867 274 262 326

June 2009

2,503 3,639 4,234 2,179 3,375 3,915 324 263 319

July 2009

2,232 3,857 4,235 1,946 3,601 3,938 286 256 297

Aug 2009

2,338 3,810 3,985 2,034 3,529 3,718 304 281 267

Sept 2009

2,487 3,944 4,126 2,200 3,710 3,823 287 234 303

Oct 2009

2,406 3,838 3,996 2,024 3,510 3,733 382 328 263

Nov 2009

2,503 4,024 4,002 2,152 3,736 3,721 351 288 281

Dec 2009

2,568 4,004 4,099 2,239 3,753 3,809 330 251 290

Jan 2010

2,837 3,904 3,940 2,432 3,615 3,654 404 289 286

Feb 2010

2,666 3,864 4,011 2,324 3,580 3,708 343 284 303

Mar 2010

2,679 4,302 4,089 2,271 3,959 3,786 408 344 303

Apr 2010

3,153 4,159 3,945 2,530 3,820 3,638 623 338 307

May 2010

2,988 4,420 3,924 2,603 3,686 3,612 385 735 311

June 2010

2,801 4,111 4,311 2,500 3,833 3,759 301 278 552

July 2010

3,082 4,163 4,269 2,758 3,882 3,828 324 281 440

Aug 2010

2,999 4,046 4,054 2,653 3,780 3,628 346 266 425

Sept 2010

2,918 4,034 4,045 2,582 3,784 3,641 337 250 404

Oct 2010

3,235 4,173 3,884 2,890 3,865 3,622 345 309 262

Nov 2010

3,211 4,182 4,067 2,874 3,903 3,773 337 279 295

Dec 2010

3,058 4,299 4,142 2,659 4,013 3,844 399 285 299

Jan 2011

3,104 4,000 4,001 2,766 3,714 3,716 338 286 286

Feb 2011

3,226 4,231 4,037 2,910 4,003 3,766 316 227 272

Mar 2011

3,261 4,430 4,142 2,939 4,179 3,868 323 251 274

Apr 2011

3,259 4,296 3,991 2,917 4,028 3,697 341 268 294

May 2011

3,179 4,261 4,189 2,880 4,022 3,887 298 239 302

June 2011

3,455 4,366 4,173 3,095 4,075 3,903 359 291 270

July 2011

3,623 4,261 4,153 3,291 4,020 3,839 332 242 314

Aug 2011

3,329 4,298 4,173 3,000 4,057 3,881 329 241 293

Sept 2011

3,774 4,429 4,208 3,377 4,159 3,922 397 270 286

Oct 2011

3,619 4,370 4,150 3,252 4,101 3,889 367 269 260

Nov 2011

3,565 4,365 4,267 3,208 4,093 3,962 357 272 305

Dec 2011

3,768 4,356 4,084 3,404 4,062 3,764 364 294 320

Jan 2012

3,909 4,457 4,158 3,561 4,172 3,864 349 285 294

Feb 2012

3,616 4,560 4,349 3,221 4,260 4,044 395 300 305

Mar 2012

3,979 4,575 4,277 3,582 4,279 3,968 396 296 310

Apr 2012

3,793 4,389 4,333 3,426 4,098 4,017 367 291 316

May 2012

3,835 4,533 4,437 3,438 4,228 4,107 397 306 331

June 2012

3,911 4,440 4,382 3,524 4,121 4,085 387 319 297

July 2012

3,735 4,327 4,151 3,356 4,032 3,853 379 295 298

Aug 2012

3,809 4,450 4,318 3,389 4,136 4,014 420 315 304

Sept 2012

3,882 4,302 4,092 3,500 4,022 3,826 383 280 266

Oct 2012

3,775 4,389 4,261 3,394 4,120 3,960 380 269 302

Nov 2012

3,878 4,489 4,347 3,513 4,213 4,054 364 276 292

Dec 2012

3,970 4,452 4,118 3,563 4,162 3,829 408 290 290

Jan 2013

3,923 4,487 4,347 3,467 4,204 4,048 456 283 298

Feb 2013

4,004 4,571 4,293 3,584 4,275 4,002 421 296 291

Mar 2013

4,076 4,369 4,241 3,681 4,100 3,944 395 270 296

Apr 2013

3,988 4,572 4,422 3,566 4,282 4,125 421 290 297

May 2013

4,145 4,663 4,442 3,736 4,376 4,145 410 288 297

June 2013

4,150 4,440 4,307 3,749 4,196 4,020 400 244 287

July 2013

3,885 4,561 4,421 3,509 4,291 4,130 376 270 291

Aug 2013

4,085 4,730 4,493 3,692 4,430 4,220 393 299 273

Sept 2013

4,128 4,726 4,519 3,732 4,433 4,234 396 293 285

Oct 2013

4,222 4,518 4,350 3,827 4,237 4,057 395 281 294

Nov 2013

4,119 4,622 4,367 3,714 4,326 4,084 405 296 283

Dec 2013

4,121 4,614 4,392 3,775 4,333 4,093 347 280 299

Jan 2014

4,127 4,626 4,435 3,738 4,336 4,143 389 289 292

Feb 2014

4,373 4,696 4,549 3,971 4,405 4,261 402 291 288

Mar 2014

4,388 4,763 4,518 3,962 4,456 4,213 425 307 305

Apr 2014

4,566 4,880 4,597 4,131 4,582 4,317 435 298 280

May 2014

4,747 4,808 4,572 4,307 4,522 4,273 441 285 298

June 2014

4,982 4,925 4,612 4,468 4,600 4,340 514 326 272

July 2014

4,846 5,008 4,748 4,371 4,721 4,469 475 287 280

Aug 2014

5,349 4,810 4,623 4,911 4,542 4,318 438 267 305

Sept 2014

4,914 5,149 4,855 4,446 4,815 4,558 468 334 298

Oct 2014

5,012 5,111 4,937 4,577 4,806 4,639 435 306 298

Nov 2014

4,843 4,978 4,682 4,372 4,682 4,402 472 296 280

Dec 2014

5,130 5,192 4,827 4,626 4,874 4,517 505 318 310

Jan 2015

5,344 5,061 4,886 4,818 4,744 4,577 526 316 309

Feb 2015

5,466 5,127 4,869 4,950 4,807 4,557 515 320 312

Mar 2015

5,210 5,126 5,102 4,709 4,797 4,765 501 328 337

Apr 2015

5,598 5,196 4,944 5,077 4,847 4,626 521 349 318

May 2015

5,563 5,142 4,825 5,040 4,819 4,504 523 323 321

June 2015

5,248 5,125 4,978 4,778 4,789 4,635 471 336 343

July 2015

6,056 5,150 4,848 5,507 4,798 4,531 548 352 317

Aug 2015

5,467 5,163 5,032 4,973 4,822 4,708 494 341 324

Sept 2015

5,488 5,287 5,110 5,018 4,964 4,774 470 323 335

Oct 2015

5,773 5,338 5,032 5,246 4,978 4,688 527 360 344

Nov 2015

5,708 5,358 5,089 5,185 5,007 4,759 523 352 331

Dec 2015

5,845 5,540 5,225 5,304 5,168 4,878 541 371 347

Jan 2016

6,012 5,220 5,099 5,497 4,867 4,762 515 353 337

Feb 2016

5,770 5,470 5,265 5,282 5,126 4,940 488 344 325

Mar 2016

6,129 5,359 5,133 5,633 4,995 4,807 496 364 326

Apr 2016

5,803 5,294 5,110 5,301 4,952 4,777 502 342 333

May 2016

5,777 5,197 5,176 5,239 4,838 4,826 538 359 350

June 2016

5,742 5,281 5,118 5,262 4,929 4,714 479 353 404

July 2016

5,962 5,426 5,065 5,375 5,021 4,783 587 405 283

Aug 2016

5,677 5,327 5,204 5,166 4,977 4,816 511 351 388

Sept 2016

5,868 5,306 4,985 5,340 4,912 4,645 527 395 340

Oct 2016

5,591 5,210 5,125 5,107 4,895 4,783 484 315 342

Nov 2016

5,971 5,308 5,139 5,394 4,976 4,803 577 332 335

Dec 2016

5,964 5,343 5,071 5,404 5,011 4,768 560 332 303

Jan 2017

5,617 5,499 5,320 5,120 5,147 4,980 497 352 340

Feb 2017

5,923 5,350 5,176 5,418 5,004 4,816 505 346 360

Mar 2017

5,811 5,395 5,280 5,305 5,058 4,948 506 336 333

Apr 2017

6,091 5,272 5,091 5,547 4,937 4,756 543 335 336

May 2017

5,826 5,477 5,270 5,275 5,127 4,917 551 349 352

June 2017

6,305 5,635 5,463 5,731 5,295 5,130 574 339 333

July 2017

6,238 5,497 5,338 5,690 5,148 5,013 548 348 325

Aug 2017

6,276 5,519 5,334 5,774 5,210 4,980 503 309 354

Sept 2017

6,320 5,450 5,289 5,757 5,095 4,955 563 355 335

Oct 2017

6,408 5,581 5,397 5,855 5,227 5,072 553 355 325

Nov 2017

6,271 5,494 5,283 5,736 5,125 4,941 535 370 341

Dec 2017

6,336 5,421 5,249 5,758 5,062 4,890 578 360 359

Jan 2018

6,589 5,480 5,358 6,007 5,156 5,020 582 324 338

Feb 2018

6,578 5,644 5,307 5,987 5,291 4,968 592 353 339

Mar 2018

6,818 5,641 5,484 6,186 5,298 5,137 632 343 347

Apr 2018

6,903 5,599 5,439 6,312 5,246 5,098 592 353 342

May 2018

6,996 5,845 5,477 6,387 5,484 5,140 609 362 336

June 2018

7,237 5,763 5,559 6,592 5,384 5,205 645 379 354

July 2018

7,196 5,676 5,595 6,525 5,318 5,228 671 358 367

Aug 2018

7,211 5,803 5,540 6,485 5,428 5,205 726 375 335

Sept 2018

7,340 5,601 5,522 6,722 5,258 5,175 617 343 348

Oct 2018

7,365 5,867 5,641 6,751 5,520 5,285 614 347 356

Nov 2018

7,558 5,833 5,777 6,891 5,472 5,407 666 362 370

Dec 2018

7,435 5,754 5,546 6,776 5,387 5,209 660 367 337

Jan 2019

7,473 5,778 5,600 6,768 5,394 5,216 705 384 384

Feb 2019

7,058 5,684 5,694 6,363 5,329 5,316 695 355 378

Mar 2019

7,320 5,706 5,558 6,604 5,351 5,214 716 355 344

Apr 2019

7,224 6,010 5,773 6,508 5,637 5,422 716 374 351

May 2019

7,295 5,704 5,523 6,591 5,357 5,187 704 347 336

June 2019

7,147 5,769 5,570 6,438 5,419 5,231 709 350 339

July 2019

7,080 5,928 5,818 6,423 5,580 5,458 658 348 361

Aug 2019

7,142 5,862 5,653 6,406 5,463 5,313 736 399 340

Sept 2019

7,100 5,954 5,750 6,346 5,578 5,408 754 376 342

Oct 2019

7,417 5,779 5,634 6,624 5,406 5,267 793 373 367

Nov 2019

6,896 5,845 5,670 6,135 5,457 5,322 762 388 348

Dec 2019

6,741 5,941 5,786 5,992 5,580 5,434 749 361 352

Jan 2020

7,161 6,005 5,769 6,332 5,609 5,427 829 396 342

Feb 2020

7,006 6,025 5,738 6,195 5,610 5,399 811 415 339

Mar 2020

5,919 5,222 16,336 5,218 4,835 15,759 701 388 577

Apr 2020

4,709 4,031 11,590 4,068 3,805 10,996 641 227 594

May 2020

5,441 8,145 4,732 4,829 7,890 4,260 612 254 472

June 2020

6,039 7,438 5,182 5,371 7,166 4,727 667 272 455

July 2020

6,621 6,188 5,179 5,786 5,856 4,793 835 332 385

Aug 2020

6,315 5,998 4,833 5,606 5,422 4,441 710 576 392

Sept 2020

6,494 5,898 5,052 5,781 5,580 4,618 713 319 434

Oct 2020

6,874 6,105 5,331 6,153 5,770 4,784 720 335 547

Nov 2020

6,844 5,885 5,677 6,120 5,544 5,264 723 341 413

Dec 2020

6,938 5,660 5,634 6,249 5,330 5,287 689 330 347

Jan 2021

7,232 5,719 5,172 6,487 5,335 4,887 746 383 284

Feb 2021

7,860 6,028 5,400 7,129 5,699 5,082 732 329 318

Mar 2021

8,480 6,208 5,540 7,662 5,832 5,212 818 376 328

Apr 2021

9,265 6,121 5,753 8,309 5,764 5,436 956 357 317

May 2021

9,639 6,092 5,513 8,698 5,736 5,234 941 356 279

June 2021

9,852 6,414 5,793 8,958 6,014 5,480 894 400 313

July 2021

10,783 6,556 5,874 9,816 6,145 5,538 966 411 336

Aug 2021

10,629 6,362 5,913 9,782 6,005 5,577 847 357 336

Sept 2021

10,673 6,504 6,008 9,680 6,153 5,658 994 351 350

Oct 2021

11,094 6,460 5,852 10,158 6,104 5,442 935 356 410

Nov 2021

10,922 6,705 6,197 9,935 6,305 5,810 987 400 387

Dec 2021

11,448 6,450 6,042 10,343 6,062 5,648 1,105 388 395

Jan 2022

11,283 6,426 6,044 10,235 6,019 5,673 1,048 407 371

Feb 2022

11,344 6,832 6,082 10,256 6,414 5,676 1,088 418 407

Mar 2022

11,855 6,645 6,248 10,812 6,241 5,843 1,044 404 405

Apr 2022

11,681 6,527 5,965 10,627 6,127 5,593 1,054 400 373

May 2022

11,303 6,507 6,017 10,275 6,098 5,649 1,028 409 368

June 2022

11,040 6,456 6,009 10,054 6,033 5,619 986 423 390

July 2022

11,170 6,238 5,794 10,065 5,846 5,450 1,104 392 344

Aug 2022

10,280 6,334 6,058 9,240 5,919 5,692 1,040 415 365

Sept 2022

10,687 6,096 5,665 9,627 5,716 5,270 1,060 380 395

Oct 2022

10,334 6,012 5,683 9,412 5,621 5,309 922 390 374