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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

Feb 2006

4,325 5,474 5,232 3,948 5,121 4,898 376 353 334

Mar 2006

4,732 5,524 5,242 4,313 5,145 4,891 419 379 351

Apr 2006

4,790 5,215 5,055 4,368 4,866 4,729 422 348 326

May 2006

4,463 5,498 5,428 4,034 5,145 5,078 429 354 350

June 2006

4,614 5,455 5,271 4,201 5,093 4,918 413 362 352

July 2006

4,394 5,573 5,336 3,907 5,203 4,999 488 370 337

Aug 2006

4,710 5,373 5,199 4,277 5,004 4,851 432 369 348

Sept 2006

4,737 5,288 5,100 4,264 4,869 4,769 473 419 330

Oct 2006

4,591 5,375 5,290 4,185 5,068 4,968 407 307 322

Nov 2006

4,645 5,495 5,349 4,207 5,142 5,001 438 352 347

Dec 2006

4,620 5,214 5,138 4,177 4,881 4,809 442 333 329

Jan 2007

4,763 5,426 5,263 4,303 5,066 4,910 460 360 353

Feb 2007

4,699 5,160 5,152 4,262 4,789 4,813 438 370 339

Mar 2007

4,962 5,479 5,236 4,527 5,110 4,904 435 369 331

Apr 2007

4,689 5,353 5,278 4,256 4,974 4,926 434 378 351

May 2007

4,657 5,469 5,303 4,222 5,083 4,935 435 386 368

June 2007

4,859 5,267 5,108 4,415 4,884 4,758 444 382 350

July 2007

4,598 5,217 5,225 4,150 4,893 4,850 449 325 375

Aug 2007

4,546 5,358 5,382 4,086 4,958 5,024 460 400 358

Sept 2007

4,652 5,344 5,197 4,204 4,954 4,868 448 391 328

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

5,646 5,497 5,291 5,146 5,155 4,952 499 341 339

Feb 2017

5,931 5,345 5,170 5,420 4,996 4,833 511 349 337

Mar 2017

5,813 5,394 5,271 5,304 5,055 4,937 509 339 334

Apr 2017

6,103 5,309 5,086 5,558 4,968 4,756 546 341 329

May 2017

5,810 5,477 5,297 5,264 5,130 4,961 545 347 335

June 2017

6,334 5,664 5,440 5,762 5,312 5,120 571 352 320

July 2017

6,203 5,508 5,297 5,665 5,169 4,966 538 339 331

Aug 2017

6,300 5,571 5,393 5,761 5,220 5,033 539 352 360

Sept 2017

6,279 5,409 5,413 5,718 5,057 5,066 561 352 347

Oct 2017

6,380 5,605 5,356 5,842 5,270 5,022 538 335 334

Nov 2017

6,282 5,463 5,259 5,743 5,098 4,918 539 365 341

Dec 2017

6,359 5,424 5,165 5,776 5,072 4,818 583 352 347

Jan 2018

6,601 5,459 5,369 6,025 5,150 5,031 576 310 338

Feb 2018

6,586 5,633 5,289 5,999 5,282 4,961 587 351 327

Mar 2018

6,833 5,636 5,468 6,202 5,292 5,130 631 345 339

Apr 2018

6,910 5,610 5,442 6,319 5,252 5,103 591 358 339

May 2018

6,987 5,865 5,502 6,386 5,508 5,168 602 357 334

June 2018

7,271 5,777 5,553 6,621 5,400 5,194 650 377 359

July 2018

7,209 5,707 5,578 6,524 5,344 5,206 686 363 371

Aug 2018

7,204 5,863 5,635 6,485 5,444 5,255 719 419 380

Sept 2018

7,352 5,616 5,539 6,733 5,263 5,207 619 352 333

Oct 2018

7,295 5,876 5,613 6,669 5,520 5,271 627 356 342

Nov 2018

7,574 5,815 5,683 6,903 5,449 5,338 671 366 345

Dec 2018

7,436 5,709 5,515 6,774 5,350 5,186 662 359 329

Jan 2019

7,478 5,741 5,511 6,780 5,373 5,145 698 368 366

Feb 2019

7,058 5,668 5,664 6,377 5,323 5,312 682 345 352

Mar 2019

7,332 5,684 5,575 6,616 5,334 5,238 715 350 337

Apr 2019

7,257 6,051 5,761 6,535 5,678 5,418 722 373 343

May 2019

7,279 5,719 5,571 6,589 5,378 5,224 690 341 347

June 2019

7,165 5,776 5,613 6,463 5,441 5,258 702 335 355

July 2019

7,137 5,987 5,797 6,416 5,610 5,456 721 377 341

Aug 2019

7,150 5,907 5,722 6,412 5,471 5,352 738 436 369

Sept 2019

7,100 5,970 5,777 6,358 5,595 5,431 742 374 346

Oct 2019

7,340 5,799 5,566 6,548 5,426 5,200 792 373 366

Nov 2019

6,915 5,842 5,644 6,151 5,452 5,300 764 391 344

Dec 2019

6,730 5,882 5,793 5,976 5,525 5,450 754 357 343

Jan 2020

7,154 5,974 5,714 6,336 5,584 5,374 819 390 340

Feb 2020

7,012 5,979 5,715 6,241 5,592 5,366 771 387 349

Mar 2020

5,769 5,132 16,308 5,061 4,751 15,763 708 381 545

Apr 2020

4,630 3,942 11,782 3,996 3,718 11,255 634 225 527

May 2020

5,447 8,272 4,618 4,813 8,015 4,160 634 256 459

June 2020

6,112 7,697 5,180 5,436 7,435 4,718 676 262 462

July 2020

6,717 6,237 5,392 5,915 5,893 4,949 803 344 443

Aug 2020

6,451 6,431 4,901 5,751 5,847 4,504 700 584 397

Sept 2020

6,611 5,932 5,235 5,903 5,607 4,804 708 325 430

Oct 2020

6,873 6,035 5,427 6,173 5,696 4,878 700 339 549

Nov 2020

6,766 6,019 5,744 6,078 5,649 5,305 688 370 439

Dec 2020

6,752 5,411 5,582 6,094 5,072 5,236 659 339 346

Jan 2021

7,099 5,465 5,323 6,380 5,102 5,007 719 363 316

Feb 2021

7,367 5,738 5,456 6,732 5,446 5,107 635 292 349