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Table A. Job openings, hires, and total separations by industry, seasonally adjusted

Table A. Job openings, hires, and total separations by industry, seasonally adjusted
Category Job openings Hires Total separations
Oct.
2021
Sept.
2022
Oct.
2022(p)
Oct.
2021
Sept.
2022
Oct.
2022(p)
Oct.
2021
Sept.
2022
Oct.
2022(p)

LEVELS BY INDUSTRY
(in thousands)


Total

11,094 10,687 10,334 6,460 6,096 6,012 5,852 5,665 5,683

Total private

10,158 9,627 9,412 6,104 5,716 5,621 5,442 5,270 5,309

Mining and logging

29 29 35 21 22 20 18 20 20

Construction

392 423 371 362 359 332 339 343 326

Manufacturing

923 835 746 481 401 429 417 374 390

Durable goods

529 490 495 271 219 228 224 203 205

Nondurable goods

394 346 251 210 183 201 193 170 186

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,968 1,620 1,644 1,354 1,236 1,247 1,262 1,212 1,195

Wholesale trade

345 243 283 171 158 164 162 136 144

Retail trade

1,038 855 879 867 756 751 847 752 757

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

585 521 482 315 322 333 253 324 294

Information

179 218 226 119 102 93 101 93 73

Financial activities

445 472 537 218 234 204 195 225 207

Finance and insurance

338 282 352 137 148 127 130 145 123

Real estate and rental and leasing

107 190 185 80 86 77 65 80 84

Professional and business services

2,043 1,940 1,794 1,310 1,137 1,123 1,095 1,043 1,070

Education and health services

2,097 2,277 2,172 826 840 816 759 737 728

Educational services

192 194 175 118 96 96 84 87 86

Health care and social assistance

1,905 2,083 1,997 708 745 720 674 650 642

Leisure and hospitality

1,632 1,578 1,578 1,179 1,140 1,130 1,028 1,032 1,070

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

184 213 204 156 158 136 137 145 134

Accommodation and food services

1,448 1,365 1,374 1,023 982 994 891 887 936

Other services

451 234 310 234 244 226 228 193 230

Government

935 1,060 922 356 380 390 410 395 374

Federal

127 181 120 46 43 42 52 43 39

State and local

808 880 802 310 337 348 358 352 336

State and local education

313 307 330 155 156 178 171 169 169

State and local, excluding education

496 573 472 156 181 170 187 183 167




RATES BY INDUSTRY
(percent)


Total

7.0 6.5 6.3 4.4 4.0 3.9 4.0 3.7 3.7

Total private

7.5 6.9 6.7 4.8 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.0 4.1

Mining and logging

4.7 4.4 5.2 3.6 3.5 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.1

Construction

5.0 5.2 4.6 4.9 4.7 4.3 4.5 4.4 4.2

Manufacturing

6.9 6.1 5.5 3.9 3.1 3.3 3.3 2.9 3.0

Durable goods

6.4 5.8 5.8 3.5 2.7 2.8 2.9 2.5 2.5

Nondurable goods

7.7 6.6 4.9 4.5 3.7 4.1 4.1 3.5 3.8

Trade, transportation, and utilities

6.6 5.3 5.4 4.8 4.3 4.3 4.5 4.2 4.1

Wholesale trade

5.7 4.0 4.6 3.0 2.7 2.8 2.8 2.3 2.4

Retail trade

6.3 5.1 5.3 5.6 4.8 4.7 5.4 4.8 4.8

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

8.0 6.9 6.4 4.7 4.6 4.7 3.7 4.6 4.2

Information

5.8 6.7 6.9 4.1 3.4 3.1 3.5 3.0 2.4

Financial activities

4.8 5.0 5.6 2.5 2.6 2.3 2.2 2.5 2.3

Finance and insurance

4.9 4.1 5.1 2.1 2.2 1.9 2.0 2.2 1.9

Real estate and rental and leasing

4.5 7.4 7.3 3.5 3.6 3.3 2.8 3.4 3.6

Professional and business services

8.6 8.0 7.4 6.1 5.1 5.0 5.1 4.6 4.8

Education and health services

8.1 8.5 8.1 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.0 2.9

Educational services

5.0 4.8 4.3 3.2 2.5 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.2

Health care and social assistance

8.6 9.1 8.7 3.5 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.1 3.1

Leisure and hospitality

10.0 9.1 9.0 8.0 7.2 7.1 7.0 6.5 6.7

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

8.0 8.4 8.0 7.3 6.8 5.8 6.4 6.2 5.7

Accommodation and food services

10.3 9.2 9.2 8.1 7.3 7.3 7.1 6.6 6.9

Other services

7.5 3.9 5.1 4.2 4.3 4.0 4.1 3.4 4.0

Government

4.1 4.5 4.0 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.9 1.8 1.7

Federal

4.2 5.9 4.0 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.8 1.5 1.4

State and local

4.0 4.3 4.0 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 1.8 1.7

State and local education

3.0 2.9 3.1 1.5 1.5 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6

State and local, excluding education

5.2 5.9 4.9 1.7 2.0 1.9 2.1 2.0 1.8

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

Last Modified Date: November 30, 2022