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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

July 2005

4,337 5,328 4,972 3,941 4,974 4,699 396 355 273

Aug 2005

4,160 5,409 5,215 3,770 5,089 4,898 390 321 316

Sept 2005

4,376 5,493 5,401 3,969 5,167 5,064 407 327 338

Oct 2005

4,218 5,124 5,066 3,863 4,807 4,738 356 317 328

Nov 2005

4,118 5,344 4,989 3,762 5,000 4,670 355 344 319

Dec 2005

4,146 5,294 5,164 3,728 4,947 4,846 418 347 317

Jan 2006

4,404 5,271 5,113 4,019 4,952 4,768 385 319 345

Feb 2006

4,260 5,474 5,180 3,892 5,121 4,846 369 353 334

Mar 2006

4,706 5,524 5,196 4,276 5,145 4,845 430 379 351

Apr 2006

4,915 5,215 5,074 4,483 4,866 4,748 433 348 326

May 2006

4,505 5,498 5,417 4,069 5,145 5,068 436 354 350

June 2006

4,625 5,455 5,262 4,200 5,093 4,910 425 362 352

July 2006

4,467 5,573 5,366 3,977 5,203 5,029 490 370 337

Aug 2006

4,739 5,373 5,207 4,300 5,004 4,859 438 369 348

Sept 2006

4,778 5,288 5,090 4,293 4,869 4,760 484 419 330

Oct 2006

4,643 5,375 5,319 4,241 5,068 4,997 402 307 322

Nov 2006

4,530 5,495 5,324 4,105 5,142 4,976 425 352 347

Dec 2006

4,469 5,214 5,127 4,047 4,881 4,798 422 333 329

Jan 2007

4,750 5,426 5,314 4,302 5,066 4,960 448 360 353

Feb 2007

4,618 5,160 5,117 4,187 4,789 4,778 431 370 339

Mar 2007

4,926 5,479 5,196 4,479 5,110 4,864 447 369 331

Apr 2007

4,820 5,353 5,286 4,376 4,974 4,935 444 378 351

May 2007

4,699 5,469 5,292 4,255 5,083 4,924 443 386 368

June 2007

4,882 5,267 5,103 4,429 4,884 4,753 454 382 350

July 2007

4,668 5,217 5,253 4,221 4,893 4,878 447 325 375

Aug 2007

4,586 5,358 5,398 4,119 4,958 5,039 467 400 358

Sept 2007

4,682 5,344 5,191 4,230 4,954 4,862 452 391 328

Oct 2007

4,676 5,398 5,271 4,251 5,068 4,956 425 330 316

Nov 2007

4,537 5,176 5,093 4,099 4,839 4,786 438 337 307

Dec 2007

4,400 5,119 5,041 3,974 4,771 4,732 426 348 309

Jan 2008

4,604 5,071 5,194 4,202 4,762 4,889 401 309 305

Feb 2008

4,233 5,077 5,184 3,806 4,755 4,894 427 322 290

Mar 2008

4,205 4,924 4,910 3,772 4,592 4,616 434 332 294

Apr 2008

4,124 4,948 5,182 3,693 4,645 4,878 431 303 304

May 2008

4,237 4,691 4,840 3,787 4,371 4,556 450 321 284

June 2008

3,849 4,893 5,043 3,408 4,562 4,760 441 331 283

July 2008

3,800 4,637 4,868 3,391 4,332 4,606 409 304 263

Aug 2008

3,709 4,682 5,014 3,318 4,390 4,714 391 292 300

Sept 2008

3,240 4,499 4,901 2,856 4,217 4,613 383 281 288

Oct 2008

3,403 4,548 4,977 3,022 4,248 4,676 381 300 300

Nov 2008

3,158 4,104 4,787 2,785 3,830 4,513 373 274 274

Dec 2008

3,059 4,348 4,879 2,742 4,076 4,607 317 272 272

Jan 2009

2,731 4,095 4,925 2,382 3,800 4,644 349 295 281

Feb 2009

2,838 4,061 4,824 2,470 3,789 4,529 368 271 294

Mar 2009

2,521 3,858 4,693 2,152 3,605 4,427 369 253 266

Apr 2009

2,343 3,888 4,695 1,976 3,515 4,419 367 374 275

May 2009

2,574 3,758 4,184 2,294 3,496 3,859 280 262 326

June 2009

2,517 3,639 4,226 2,188 3,375 3,908 329 263 319

July 2009

2,264 3,857 4,256 1,980 3,601 3,959 284 256 297

Aug 2009

2,365 3,810 3,992 2,058 3,529 3,725 307 281 267

Sept 2009

2,481 3,944 4,123 2,199 3,710 3,820 282 234 303

Oct 2009

2,422 3,838 4,003 2,045 3,510 3,740 377 328 263

Nov 2009

2,435 4,024 3,983 2,096 3,736 3,702 338 288 281

Dec 2009

2,487 4,004 4,103 2,169 3,753 3,813 318 251 290

Jan 2010

2,833 3,904 3,989 2,437 3,615 3,703 396 289 286

Feb 2010

2,651 3,864 3,978 2,303 3,580 3,675 348 284 303

Mar 2010

2,679 4,302 4,072 2,257 3,959 3,769 422 344 303

Apr 2010

3,217 4,159 3,948 2,587 3,820 3,641 631 338 307

May 2010

3,019 4,420 3,911 2,622 3,686 3,600 398 735 311

June 2010

2,813 4,111 4,308 2,511 3,833 3,756 301 278 552

July 2010

3,127 4,163 4,299 2,806 3,882 3,859 321 281 440

Aug 2010

3,025 4,046 4,067 2,674 3,780 3,642 351 266 425

Sept 2010

2,912 4,034 4,047 2,582 3,784 3,643 330 250 404

Oct 2010

3,256 4,173 3,883 2,911 3,865 3,622 345 309 262

Nov 2010

3,134 4,182 4,041 2,810 3,903 3,746 324 279 295

Dec 2010

2,969 4,299 4,143 2,584 4,013 3,844 385 285 299

Jan 2011

3,100 4,000 4,045 2,770 3,714 3,759 330 286 286

Feb 2011

3,213 4,231 4,014 2,894 4,003 3,742 319 227 272

Mar 2011

3,253 4,430 4,109 2,921 4,179 3,835 332 251 274

Apr 2011

3,337 4,296 3,994 2,985 4,028 3,700 352 268 294

May 2011

3,207 4,261 4,179 2,901 4,022 3,877 306 239 302

June 2011

3,467 4,366 4,168 3,103 4,075 3,899 364 291 270

July 2011

3,676 4,261 4,180 3,348 4,020 3,866 328 242 314

Aug 2011

3,358 4,298 4,189 3,026 4,057 3,897 332 241 293

Sept 2011

3,763 4,429 4,213 3,371 4,159 3,927 392 270 286

Oct 2011

3,650 4,370 4,147 3,283 4,101 3,887 367 269 260

Nov 2011

3,485 4,365 4,237 3,142 4,093 3,933 342 272 305

Dec 2011

3,662 4,356 4,090 3,311 4,062 3,769 351 294 320

Jan 2012

3,904 4,457 4,195 3,565 4,172 3,901 339 285 294

Feb 2012

3,605 4,560 4,322 3,203 4,260 4,017 403 300 305

Mar 2012

3,976 4,575 4,257 3,566 4,279 3,947 409 296 310

Apr 2012

3,878 4,389 4,329 3,497 4,098 4,013 381 291 316

May 2012

3,861 4,533 4,430 3,455 4,228 4,099 405 306 331

June 2012

3,916 4,440 4,383 3,524 4,121 4,086 393 319 297

July 2012

3,790 4,327 4,178 3,417 4,032 3,880 373 295 298

Aug 2012

3,839 4,450 4,338 3,417 4,136 4,034 422 315 304

Sept 2012

3,861 4,302 4,100 3,482 4,022 3,834 379 280 266

Oct 2012

3,808 4,389 4,260 3,428 4,120 3,958 380 269 302

Nov 2012

3,787 4,489 4,303 3,439 4,213 4,011 348 276 292

Dec 2012

3,840 4,452 4,117 3,446 4,162 3,827 393 290 290

Jan 2013

3,915 4,487 4,381 3,477 4,204 4,082 438 283 298

Feb 2013

3,981 4,571 4,257 3,553 4,275 3,966 428 296 291

Mar 2013

4,080 4,369 4,215 3,672 4,100 3,918 408 270 296

Apr 2013

4,078 4,572 4,424 3,635 4,282 4,127 442 290 297

May 2013

4,173 4,663 4,433 3,755 4,376 4,136 418 288 297

June 2013

4,166 4,440 4,313 3,756 4,196 4,027 410 244 287

July 2013

3,946 4,561 4,459 3,576 4,291 4,168 370 270 291

Aug 2013

4,112 4,730 4,522 3,718 4,430 4,249 393 299 273

Sept 2013

4,105 4,726 4,521 3,711 4,433 4,236 394 293 285

Oct 2013

4,268 4,518 4,354 3,873 4,237 4,060 395 281 294

Nov 2013

4,002 4,622 4,332 3,616 4,326 4,049 386 296 283

Dec 2013

3,996 4,614 4,387 3,662 4,333 4,087 334 280 299

Jan 2014

4,131 4,626 4,464 3,756 4,336 4,172 375 289 292

Feb 2014

4,347 4,696 4,511 3,939 4,405 4,223 409 291 288

Mar 2014

4,388 4,763 4,498 3,949 4,456 4,193 439 307 305

Apr 2014

4,662 4,880 4,584 4,204 4,582 4,304 458 298 280

May 2014

4,775 4,808 4,569 4,326 4,522 4,271 449 285 298

June 2014

4,999 4,925 4,617 4,473 4,600 4,346 526 326 272

July 2014

4,919 5,008 4,786 4,450 4,721 4,506 469 287 280

Aug 2014

5,383 4,810 4,654 4,946 4,542 4,349 437 267 305

Sept 2014

4,876 5,149 4,861 4,412 4,815 4,563 464 334 298

Oct 2014

5,066 5,111 4,941 4,635 4,806 4,643 431 306 298

Nov 2014

4,719 4,978 4,642 4,270 4,682 4,362 449 296 280

Dec 2014

4,981 5,192 4,815 4,499 4,874 4,505 482 318 310

Jan 2015

5,362 5,061 4,911 4,854 4,744 4,602 508 316 309

Feb 2015

5,446 5,127 4,828 4,918 4,807 4,515 528 320 312

Mar 2015

5,208 5,126 5,064 4,688 4,797 4,727 520 328 337

Apr 2015

5,712 5,196 4,942 5,160 4,847 4,624 552 349 318

May 2015

5,599 5,142 4,826 5,065 4,819 4,506 534 323 321

June 2015

5,263 5,125 4,992 4,783 4,789 4,649 479 336 343

July 2015

6,143 5,150 4,887 5,602 4,798 4,570 541 352 317

Aug 2015

5,510 5,163 5,055 5,018 4,822 4,731 492 341 324

Sept 2015

5,445 5,287 5,114 4,980 4,964 4,779 465 323 335

Oct 2015

5,832 5,338 5,032 5,313 4,978 4,688 520 360 344

Nov 2015

5,573 5,358 5,052 5,074 5,007 4,721 500 352 331

Dec 2015

5,676 5,540 5,208 5,159 5,168 4,861 517 371 347

Jan 2016

5,994 5,204 5,144 5,487 4,845 4,807 507 360 337

Feb 2016

5,757 5,559 5,282 5,267 5,214 4,951 490 344 331

Mar 2016

6,137 5,362 5,140 5,629 4,988 4,806 508 374 333

Apr 2016

5,868 5,277 5,122 5,338 4,936 4,781 531 341 341

May 2016

5,812 5,206 5,137 5,265 4,850 4,793 546 356 344

June 2016

5,768 5,277 5,061 5,278 4,932 4,695 490 345 367

July 2016

6,094 5,419 5,114 5,510 5,024 4,817 584 395 297

Aug 2016

5,716 5,301 5,188 5,209 4,951 4,827 507 350 361

Sept 2016

5,816 5,283 4,988 5,291 4,903 4,650 524 380 338

Oct 2016

5,626 5,234 5,098 5,149 4,907 4,763 477 327 335

Nov 2016

5,867 5,316 5,114 5,310 4,983 4,782 557 333 331

Dec 2016

5,835 5,380 5,087 5,300 5,053 4,780 535 327 307

Jan 2017

5,607 5,517 5,338 5,130 5,173 4,997 477 344 341

Feb 2017

5,872 5,366 5,141 5,361 5,016 4,794 511 350 347

Mar 2017

5,816 5,395 5,254 5,288 5,055 4,932 528 340 322

Apr 2017

6,142 5,265 5,101 5,575 4,931 4,767 567 334 334

May 2017

5,851 5,454 5,280 5,294 5,111 4,929 557 343 351

June 2017

6,351 5,642 5,457 5,772 5,307 5,124 579 335 333

July 2017

6,354 5,502 5,351 5,802 5,163 5,021 551 339 330

Aug 2017

6,335 5,528 5,368 5,794 5,187 5,030 541 341 338

Sept 2017

6,239 5,401 5,334 5,684 5,045 4,995 555 356 339

Oct 2017

6,383 5,635 5,347 5,854 5,294 5,011 529 341 336

Nov 2017

6,204 5,473 5,221 5,694 5,102 4,882 510 371 339

Dec 2017

6,235 5,426 5,265 5,688 5,074 4,905 547 351 360

Jan 2018

6,645 5,511 5,346 6,073 5,190 5,012 571 321 334

Feb 2018

6,575 5,669 5,276 5,969 5,309 4,952 606 360 324

Mar 2018

6,865 5,629 5,475 6,215 5,289 5,133 650 340 342

Apr 2018

6,985 5,587 5,449 6,371 5,234 5,110 614 353 339

May 2018

7,028 5,819 5,513 6,419 5,463 5,177 609 356 336

June 2018

7,280 5,783 5,558 6,633 5,407 5,207 648 376 351

July 2018

7,326 5,691 5,579 6,638 5,330 5,214 688 361 365

Aug 2018

7,249 5,792 5,568 6,518 5,416 5,223 732 376 345

Sept 2018

7,282 5,610 5,517 6,672 5,264 5,170 609 346 347

Oct 2018

7,237 5,855 5,638 6,627 5,507 5,284 609 348 354

Nov 2018

7,509 5,818 5,692 6,858 5,452 5,331 651 366 361

Dec 2018

7,303 5,762 5,569 6,687 5,408 5,227 616 354 342

Jan 2019

7,520 5,834 5,590 6,808 5,443 5,219 712 391 371

Feb 2019

7,048 5,703 5,676 6,343 5,346 5,310 704 357 366

Mar 2019

7,364 5,689 5,553 6,625 5,337 5,212 739 352 341

Apr 2019

7,284 6,000 5,763 6,540 5,625 5,414 744 376 349

May 2019

7,300 5,687 5,547 6,600 5,343 5,211 701 344 336

June 2019

7,185 5,760 5,568 6,497 5,420 5,227 688 340 341

July 2019

7,236 5,975 5,769 6,529 5,605 5,427 707 370 342

Aug 2019

7,166 5,839 5,660 6,429 5,443 5,312 738 396 348

Sept 2019

7,046 5,959 5,739 6,325 5,593 5,387 721 366 352

Oct 2019

7,309 5,757 5,580 6,546 5,397 5,211 763 360 369

Nov 2019

6,793 5,857 5,657 6,070 5,485 5,307 723 371 350

Dec 2019

6,552 5,927 5,762 5,838 5,574 5,419 715 352 343

Jan 2020

7,012 5,921 5,713 6,231 5,541 5,382 781 381 331

Feb 2020

7,004 5,864 5,595 6,236 5,489 5,244 769 375 351

Mar 2020

6,011 5,111 14,643 5,284 4,744 14,243 727 367 400

Apr 2020

4,996 4,047 9,975 4,332 3,812 9,536 664 235 439

May 2020

5,371 7,199 4,236 4,736 6,952 3,935 635 247 302

June 2020

6,001 6,970 4,899 5,347 6,688 4,656 654 281 243

July 2020

6,618 5,787 5,007 5,947 5,455 4,722 671 333 285