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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

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        7,046         5,733        1,313         6,830          5,626       1,204
      June                   849        7,580         6,235        1,345         6,731          5,540       1,191
      September              475        7,344         5,983        1,361         6,869          5,657       1,212
      December               944        7,817         6,360        1,457         6,873          5,607       1,266
 
2016  March                  249        7,163         5,875        1,288         6,914          5,706       1,208
      June                   318        7,443         6,070        1,373         7,125          5,820       1,305
      September              748        7,710         6,250        1,460         6,962          5,718       1,244
      December               308        7,413         6,007        1,406         7,105          5,806       1,299
 
2017  March                  651        7,434         6,090        1,344         6,783          5,599       1,184
      June                   526        7,639         6,265        1,374         7,113          5,844       1,269
      September              -39        7,321         5,975        1,346         7,360          6,065       1,295
      December               883        7,772         6,344        1,428         6,889          5,593       1,296
 
2018  March                  712        7,497         6,139        1,358         6,785          5,595       1,190
      June                   458        7,673         6,270        1,403         7,215          5,930       1,285
      September               91        7,500         6,130        1,370         7,409          6,090       1,319
      December               731        7,724         6,287        1,437         6,993          5,660       1,333
 
2019  March                  524        7,464         6,101        1,363         6,940          5,691       1,249
      June                   218        7,653         6,265        1,388         7,435          6,073       1,362
      September               66        7,398         6,025        1,373         7,332          6,062       1,270
      December               750        7,831         6,340        1,491         7,081          5,750       1,331
 
2020  March                 -803        7,035         5,717        1,318         7,838          6,367       1,471
      June               -14,621        5,719         4,425        1,294        20,340         17,410       2,930
      September            4,025       10,874         8,828        2,046         6,849          5,476       1,373
      December             2,024        8,797         7,104        1,693         6,773          5,416       1,357
 
2021  March                1,810        8,322         6,781        1,541         6,512          5,367       1,145
      June                   936        8,196         6,641        1,555         7,260          5,997       1,263
      September            1,474        8,882         7,201        1,681         7,408          5,953       1,455
      December             2,892        9,580         7,715        1,865         6,688          5,344       1,344
 
2022  March                1,545        8,438         6,887        1,551         6,893          5,486       1,407
 
(1) Net change is the difference between total gross job gains and total gross job losses.
Last Modified Date: October 26, 2022