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Table 1. Private sector gross job gains and losses, seasonally adjusted

Table 1. Private sector gross job gains and job losses, seasonally adjusted

Total private

(In thousands)

                                                     Gross job gains                          Gross job losses
Year  3 months ended  Net change(1)     Total     Expanding      Opening         Total     Contracting    Closing
                                               establishments establishments            establishments establishments

2009  March               -2,680        5,918         4,675        1,243         8,598          7,142       1,456
      June                -1,667        6,425         5,080        1,345         8,092          6,674       1,418
      September             -849        6,399         5,139        1,260         7,248          5,854       1,394
      December              -264        6,665         5,308        1,357         6,929          5,605       1,324
 
2010  March                 -247        6,325         5,108        1,217         6,572          5,324       1,248
      June                   698        6,995         5,674        1,321         6,297          5,090       1,207
      September              237        6,741         5,438        1,303         6,504          5,231       1,273
      December               566        7,052         5,639        1,413         6,486          5,219       1,267
 
2011  March                  334        6,540         5,322        1,218         6,206          5,025       1,181
      June                   582        6,966         5,625        1,341         6,384          5,115       1,269
      September              841        7,205         5,810        1,395         6,364          5,172       1,192
      December               335        6,865         5,503        1,362         6,530          5,273       1,257
 
2012  March                  948        7,080         5,746        1,334         6,132          5,005       1,127
      June                   616        7,051         5,724        1,327         6,435          5,266       1,169
      September              252        6,881         5,571        1,310         6,629          5,430       1,199
      December               695        7,110         5,753        1,357         6,415          5,225       1,190
 
2013  March                  558        6,941         5,705        1,236         6,383          5,201       1,182
      June                   674        7,152         5,830        1,322         6,478          5,271       1,207
      September              507        7,058         5,719        1,339         6,551          5,408       1,143
      December               700        7,255         5,926        1,329         6,555          5,353       1,202
 
2014  March                  419        6,953         5,687        1,266         6,534          5,380       1,154
      June                   895        7,454         6,114        1,340         6,559          5,342       1,217
      September              577        7,247         5,918        1,329         6,670          5,487       1,183
      December             1,038        7,617         6,248        1,369         6,579          5,346       1,233
 
2015  March                  216        7,040         5,727        1,313         6,824          5,622       1,202
      June                   838        7,580         6,236        1,344         6,742          5,550       1,192
      September              466        7,340         5,977        1,363         6,874          5,665       1,209
      December               968        7,827         6,367        1,460         6,859          5,594       1,265
 
2016  March                  242        7,144         5,860        1,284         6,902          5,699       1,203
      June                   305        7,448         6,077        1,371         7,143          5,836       1,307
      September              734        7,709         6,249        1,460         6,975          5,730       1,245
      December               351        7,436         6,021        1,415         7,085          5,784       1,301
 
2017  March                  649        7,420         6,086        1,334         6,771          5,588       1,183
      June                   473        7,623         6,255        1,368         7,150          5,878       1,272
      September              -68        7,317         5,964        1,353         7,385          6,088       1,297
      December               955        7,814         6,374        1,440         6,859          5,561       1,298
 
2018  March                  707        7,484         6,135        1,349         6,777          5,587       1,190
      June                   401        7,655         6,257        1,398         7,254          5,967       1,287
      September               67        7,499         6,122        1,377         7,432          6,113       1,319
      December               811        7,768         6,318        1,450         6,957          5,626       1,331
 
2019  March                  525        7,375         6,038        1,337         6,850          5,649       1,201
 
(1) Net change is the difference between total gross job gains and total gross job losses.

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Last Modified Date: October 30, 2019