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

Aug 2003

3,283 4,653 4,747 2,968 4,411 4,426 316 242 321

Sept 2003

3,074 4,873 4,752 2,768 4,609 4,457 306 264 295

Oct 2003

3,205 4,897 4,789 2,856 4,571 4,521 349 326 267

Nov 2003

3,157 4,717 4,611 2,850 4,444 4,325 307 273 286

Dec 2003

3,214 5,000 4,732 2,901 4,692 4,436 314 308 295

Jan 2004

3,459 4,827 4,795 3,153 4,552 4,508 306 276 286

Feb 2004

3,402 4,700 4,571 3,073 4,393 4,275 329 307 296

Mar 2004

3,380 5,219 4,874 3,012 4,886 4,572 368 333 302

Apr 2004

3,629 5,115 4,900 3,260 4,810 4,617 369 305 284

May 2004

3,660 4,939 4,654 3,293 4,662 4,377 366 277 276

June 2004

3,424 4,948 4,881 3,085 4,658 4,579 339 290 302

July 2004

3,934 4,880 4,885 3,603 4,577 4,590 331 303 295

Aug 2004

3,619 5,091 4,985 3,292 4,801 4,708 327 290 277

Sept 2004

3,742 4,985 4,807 3,392 4,673 4,521 350 311 286

Oct 2004

3,792 5,092 4,781 3,415 4,770 4,477 378 322 304

Nov 2004

3,238 5,180 5,098 2,888 4,834 4,781 350 346 317

Dec 2004

3,650 5,246 4,991 3,279 4,925 4,670 371 321 321

Jan 2005

3,670 5,207 5,177 3,358 4,876 4,898 312 331 279

Feb 2005

3,845 5,273 5,006 3,489 4,960 4,700 356 314 306

Mar 2005

3,831 5,216 5,071 3,467 4,910 4,752 364 306 319

Apr 2005

4,243 5,270 4,970 3,865 4,959 4,666 378 312 304

May 2005

3,884 5,298 5,105 3,506 4,988 4,815 378 309 290

June 2005

4,022 5,332 5,074 3,648 5,036 4,767 374 296 306

July 2005

4,319 5,275 4,917 3,910 4,922 4,653 409 352 264

Aug 2005

4,073 5,410 5,220 3,686 5,103 4,916 387 308 304

Sept 2005

4,237 5,427 5,305 3,833 5,110 4,973 404 318 332

Oct 2005

4,277 4,988 4,960 3,898 4,676 4,634 379 312 326

Nov 2005

4,220 5,308 4,949 3,863 4,967 4,635 357 340 315

Dec 2005

4,064 5,103 4,945 3,666 4,780 4,639 399 323 306

Jan 2006

4,298 5,196 5,043 3,928 4,884 4,714 370 312 330

Feb 2006

4,229 5,329 4,983 3,841 4,988 4,666 389 341 318

Mar 2006

4,493 5,372 5,037 4,063 5,005 4,695 430 366 342

Apr 2006

4,680 5,113 5,012 4,243 4,772 4,686 437 341 326

May 2006

4,389 5,489 5,417 3,976 5,126 5,057 413 362 361

June 2006

4,349 5,278 5,136 3,930 4,926 4,785 419 352 351

July 2006

4,154 5,372 5,183 3,652 5,006 4,856 502 366 327

Aug 2006

4,560 5,208 5,001 4,078 4,839 4,659 482 369 342

Sept 2006

4,516 5,214 5,007 4,048 4,800 4,684 468 414 323

Oct 2006

4,472 5,179 5,171 4,066 4,869 4,843 406 310 328

Nov 2006

4,341 5,528 5,291 3,917 5,184 4,956 423 344 335

Dec 2006

4,278 5,223 5,108 3,876 4,902 4,781 402 321 326

Jan 2007

4,630 5,245 5,144 4,194 4,883 4,812 436 362 332

Feb 2007

4,465 5,202 5,094 4,033 4,832 4,761 432 370 333

Mar 2007

4,666 5,380 5,123 4,210 5,012 4,790 455 368 333

Apr 2007

4,824 5,158 5,138 4,379 4,776 4,788 445 383 349

May 2007

4,550 5,268 5,080 4,117 4,893 4,719 433 375 361

June 2007

4,608 5,187 5,065 4,163 4,814 4,704 445 373 362

July 2007

4,490 5,075 5,118 4,038 4,725 4,721 452 350 397

Aug 2007

4,555 5,106 5,105 4,079 4,719 4,763 475 388 342

Sept 2007

4,523 5,145 5,031 4,072 4,755 4,702 451 390 328

Oct 2007

4,300 5,227 5,129 3,881 4,908 4,821 418 319 308

Nov 2007

4,156 5,162 5,031 3,730 4,830 4,730 426 332 301

Dec 2007

4,123 4,968 4,926 3,713 4,615 4,612 410 354 314

Jan 2008

4,260 4,868 5,005 3,858 4,554 4,715 402 315 290

Feb 2008

4,042 4,943 5,010 3,619 4,620 4,723 423 323 287

Mar 2008

4,001 4,766 4,762 3,574 4,439 4,475 426 327 287

Apr 2008

4,098 4,875 5,121 3,703 4,568 4,824 395 308 297

May 2008

3,960 4,602 4,728 3,486 4,297 4,457 474 306 272

June 2008

3,767 4,751 4,900 3,335 4,447 4,626 432 304 274

July 2008

3,821 4,471 4,713 3,412 4,183 4,467 409 289 246

Aug 2008

3,665 4,522 4,815 3,245 4,239 4,526 420 283 290

Sept 2008

3,264 4,316 4,751 2,854 4,040 4,463 410 276 288

Oct 2008

3,292 4,454 4,895 2,910 4,162 4,599 382 292 296

Nov 2008

2,956 3,954 4,605 2,594 3,688 4,340 362 267 265

Dec 2008

2,830 4,218 4,814 2,545 3,951 4,542 285 266 271

Jan 2009

2,767 4,158 4,974 2,387 3,832 4,676 380 326 298

Feb 2009

2,791 4,011 4,674 2,441 3,753 4,399 351 257 274

Mar 2009

2,491 3,730 4,536 2,131 3,489 4,281 359 241 255

Apr 2009

2,357 3,853 4,655 1,977 3,483 4,390 379 370 265

May 2009

2,427 3,793 4,146 2,135 3,541 3,837 293 253 309

June 2009

2,428 3,675 4,192 2,101 3,415 3,882 327 260 310

July 2009

2,196 3,854 4,297 1,917 3,617 4,006 279 237 291

Aug 2009

2,306 3,744 4,060 1,989 3,466 3,797 317 277 263

Sept 2009

2,478 3,859 4,084 2,208 3,626 3,781 271 233 303

Oct 2009

2,400 3,767 3,951 1,996 3,450 3,691 404 316 260

Nov 2009

2,350 3,992 3,873 2,010 3,718 3,603 340 274 270

Dec 2009

2,407 3,806 3,989 2,090 3,565 3,700 317 241 290

Jan 2010

2,636 3,880 3,894 2,251 3,596 3,620 385 284 274

Feb 2010

2,578 3,781 3,830 2,230 3,510 3,539 348 272 292

Mar 2010

2,666 4,182 3,949 2,251 3,849 3,663 416 333 286

Apr 2010

3,220 4,082 3,892 2,571 3,756 3,600 648 326 291

May 2010

2,891 4,376 3,831 2,511 3,646 3,532 380 730 299

June 2010

2,664 4,064 4,223 2,357 3,781 3,676 307 283 548

July 2010

2,965 4,116 4,278 2,645 3,843 3,840 320 272 438

Aug 2010

2,920 3,910 4,009 2,588 3,656 3,591 332 254 418

Sept 2010

2,767 3,978 4,026 2,457 3,736 3,632 309 242 394

Oct 2010

3,033 4,061 3,784 2,685 3,762 3,522 348 299 262

Nov 2010

2,914 4,101 3,843 2,617 3,804 3,532 298 296 310

Dec 2010

2,857 4,155 4,026 2,469 3,880 3,731 388 274 295

Jan 2011

2,940 3,908 3,907 2,611 3,642 3,638 329 265 269

Feb 2011

3,062 4,059 3,838 2,754 3,840 3,570 308 219 268

Mar 2011

3,132 4,290 3,980 2,797 4,044 3,710 335 246 270

Apr 2011

3,286 4,216 3,924 2,948 3,946 3,621 338 270 303

May 2011

3,114 4,114 4,035 2,826 3,869 3,738 289 246 297

June 2011

3,223 4,295 4,093 2,877 4,005 3,824 346 290 269

July 2011

3,476 4,137 4,082 3,161 3,911 3,773 315 226 309

Aug 2011

3,176 4,168 4,113 2,839 3,927 3,816 338 241 297

Sept 2011

3,494 4,317 4,114 3,108 4,043 3,832 386 273 283

Oct 2011

3,422 4,236 4,010 3,059 3,972 3,749 363 263 262

Nov 2011

3,152 4,242 4,000 2,820 3,976 3,704 332 265 296

Dec 2011

3,372 4,228 3,993 3,023 3,933 3,677 349 294 316

Jan 2012

3,725 4,299 4,013 3,381 4,014 3,733 343 285 280

Feb 2012

3,497 4,416 4,175 3,110 4,128 3,876 387 288 299

Mar 2012

3,830 4,460 4,133 3,425 4,182 3,845 405 278 288

Apr 2012

3,641 4,295 4,260 3,266 4,012 3,948 375 283 312

May 2012

3,693 4,442 4,336 3,325 4,160 4,033 368 282 302

June 2012

3,800 4,429 4,366 3,419 4,133 4,076 381 295 291

July 2012

3,694 4,270 4,141 3,326 3,977 3,842 368 293 299

Aug 2012

3,684 4,444 4,359 3,277 4,145 4,061 407 299 298

Sept 2012

3,521 4,233 4,058 3,156 3,959 3,795 366 275 262

Oct 2012

3,708 4,296 4,193 3,329 4,034 3,891 378 262 302

Nov 2012

3,542 4,401 4,170 3,178 4,114 3,879 364 287 291

Dec 2012

3,570 4,350 4,037 3,196 4,063 3,746 374 287 292

Jan 2013

3,805 4,419 4,297 3,398 4,148 3,998 408 270 300

Feb 2013

3,970 4,481 4,174 3,560 4,193 3,885 411 288 288

Mar 2013

3,922 4,310 4,114 3,512 4,036 3,824 409 274 289

Apr 2013

3,935 4,495 4,370 3,493 4,222 4,079 442 273 291

May 2013

3,885 4,575 4,357 3,459 4,287 4,065 426 288 292

June 2013

3,903 4,382 4,298 3,523 4,118 3,998 379 264 299

July 2013

3,872 4,519 4,391 3,512 4,254 4,107 361 265 283

Aug 2013

3,914 4,710 4,530 3,539 4,421 4,253 376 289 277

Sept 2013

3,937 4,683 4,513 3,568 4,394 4,230 369 289 283

Oct 2013

4,108 4,433 4,296 3,711 4,160 3,989 397 273 307

Nov 2013

3,845 4,585 4,270 3,472 4,298 3,992 372 288 278

Dec 2013

3,782 4,537 4,297 3,451 4,270 4,006 331 267 291

Jan 2014

3,989 4,612 4,456 3,611 4,330 4,168 378 283 288

Feb 2014

4,145 4,652 4,427 3,744 4,364 4,140 401 289 287

Mar 2014

4,204 4,741 4,465 3,755 4,433 4,156 449 308 309

Apr 2014

4,538 4,793 4,517 4,084 4,500 4,241 454 294 276

May 2014

4,609 4,781 4,548 4,144 4,483 4,256 465 298 291

June 2014

4,676 4,798 4,559 4,164 4,481 4,270 512 317 289

July 2014

4,622 4,987 4,789 4,168 4,714 4,509 455 274 280

Aug 2014

4,945 4,804 4,640 4,503 4,526 4,343 441 278 297

Sept 2014

4,588 5,084 4,861 4,134 4,750 4,553 455 333 308

Oct 2014

4,941 5,121 4,937 4,518 4,815 4,631 423 306 306

Nov 2014

4,698 5,038 4,610 4,251 4,740 4,326 447 298 284

Dec 2014

4,819 5,157 4,774 4,357 4,841 4,464 462 316 311

Jan 2015

5,111 5,028 4,844 4,601 4,709 4,532 510 319 312

Feb 2015

5,162 5,020 4,710 4,619 4,699 4,391 543 321 319

Mar 2015

5,182 5,071 4,997 4,658 4,754 4,664 524 316 334

Apr 2015

5,599 5,113 4,894 5,102 4,773 4,579 497 340 316

May 2015

5,424 5,117 4,784 4,893 4,787 4,462 531 330 322

June 2015

5,165 5,125 5,011 4,704 4,799 4,677 461 326 334

July 2015

5,863 5,111 4,862 5,341 4,764 4,542 522 348 320

Aug 2015

5,365 5,083 5,003 4,871 4,732 4,681 494 351 322

Sept 2015

5,367 5,147 5,053 4,917 4,834 4,713 450 313 340

Oct 2015

5,536 5,310 4,988 5,047 4,955 4,636 489 354 352

Nov 2015

5,225 5,324 4,978 4,751 4,977 4,642 474 347 336

Dec 2015

5,396 5,485 5,172 4,900 5,129 4,827 496 356 345

Jan 2016

5,726 5,122 5,045 5,235 4,775 4,706 490 347 339

Feb 2016

5,601 5,466 5,181 5,118 5,125 4,845 483 341 336

Mar 2016

5,944 5,287 5,036 5,435 4,923 4,703 509 364 333

Apr 2016

5,892 5,232 5,117 5,354 4,887 4,762 538 346 354

May 2016

5,695 5,207 5,128 5,173 4,849 4,783 522 358 344

June 2016

5,650 5,228 5,032 5,138 4,885 4,675 511 343 357

July 2016

5,982 5,324 5,052 5,370 4,928 4,748 611 396 304

Aug 2016

5,515 5,294 5,190 5,019 4,936 4,822 496 358 368

Sept 2016

5,650 5,255 4,989 5,118 4,886 4,645 532 369 344

Oct 2016

5,485 5,208 5,072 5,026 4,889 4,739 459 319 333

Nov 2016

5,631 5,279 5,041 5,072 4,943 4,706 559 336 335

Dec 2016

5,490 5,315 5,021 4,992 5,004 4,707 498 311 314

Jan 2017

5,442 5,452 5,222 4,970 5,108 4,880 472 344 341

Feb 2017

5,616 5,255 5,030 5,118 4,917 4,673 498 338 357

Mar 2017

5,607 5,289 5,171 5,090 4,965 4,860 517 324 311

Apr 2017

6,101 5,219 5,110 5,564 4,894 4,775 537 325 335

May 2017

5,689 5,478 5,265 5,175 5,146 4,916 514 332 349

June 2017

6,125 5,460 5,294 5,572 5,129 4,970 552 331 324

July 2017

6,202 5,498 5,406 5,674 5,164 5,065 529 334 341

Aug 2017

6,044 5,507 5,345 5,524 5,169 5,010 520 338 336

Sept 2017

6,229 5,375 5,346 5,726 5,033 5,002 503 341 344

Oct 2017

6,059 5,600 5,272 5,515 5,267 4,929 544 333 342

Nov 2017

5,931 5,505 5,253 5,427 5,151 4,897 504 354 356

Dec 2017

5,669 5,516 5,314 5,143 5,173 4,959 526 343 354

Jan 2018

6,230 5,568 5,319 5,675 5,236 4,989 555 333 330

Feb 2018

6,074 5,503 5,172 5,489 5,178 4,844 586 325 329

Mar 2018

6,638 5,476 5,321 6,026 5,150 4,986 612 326 335

Apr 2018

6,840 5,581 5,424 6,263 5,236 5,085 577 344 339

May 2018

6,659 5,747 5,419 6,052 5,404 5,093 607 343 326

June 2018

6,822 5,677 5,514 6,183 5,328 5,172 639 349 341

July 2018

7,077 5,713 5,596 6,384 5,366 5,242 693 347 354

Aug 2018

7,136 5,784 5,706 6,464 5,440 5,344 673 343 363