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
July
2016
June
2017
July
2017(p)
July
2016
June
2017
July
2017(p)
July
2016
June
2017
July
2017(p)

LEVELS BY INDUSTRY
(in thousands)


Total

5,973 6,116 6,170 5,328 5,432 5,501 5,001 5,309 5,332

Total private

5,416 5,545 5,657 4,948 5,102 5,164 4,674 4,997 5,008

Mining and logging(1)

13 22 30 23 33 34 24 25 28

Construction(1)

238 212 232 335 345 366 311 340 373

Manufacturing

394 419 390 284 324 341 269 315 321

Durable goods(1)

231 232 211 169 190 196 160 182 179

Nondurable goods(1)

162 187 179 115 134 145 109 133 142

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,046 1,027 1,079 1,037 1,057 1,026 1,017 1,063 1,012

Wholesale trade(1)

168 229 202 132 134 140 146 131 141

Retail trade

626 615 625 717 726 697 697 737 690

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(1)

252 183 253 187 196 189 174 196 182

Information(1)

84 102 113 76 68 78 83 67 78

Financial activities

322 353 354 183 205 202 171 200 197

Finance and insurance

234 285 270 116 132 134 105 130 121

Real estate and rental and leasing(1)

88 68 84 66 74 68 66 70 75

Professional and business services

1,265 1,171 1,116 1,200 1,191 1,213 1,070 1,182 1,151

Education and health services

1,091 1,203 1,156 637 644 673 590 619 611

Educational services(1)

107 92 118 83 76 89 90 93 74

Health care and social assistance

984 1,111 1,039 554 567 584 500 526 537

Leisure and hospitality

760 819 858 1,019 1,018 1,011 954 980 983

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

112 90 88 172 167 153 143 170 177

Accommodation and food services

649 729 769 847 851 858 811 809 807

Other services(1)

203 218 329 155 218 220 185 206 255

Government

556 571 513 380 330 337 327 312 324

Federal(1)

91 101 80 41 28 37 37 31 39

State and local

465 471 433 339 302 300 290 282 285

State and local education

167 154 162 171 141 147 131 131 139

State and local, excluding education(1)

298 317 271 168 160 153 159 150 146





RATES BY INDUSTRY
(percent)


Total

4.0 4.0 4.0 3.7 3.7 3.8 3.5 3.6 3.6

Total private

4.2 4.3 4.4 4.0 4.1 4.2 3.8 4.0 4.0

Mining and logging(1)

1.9 3.0 4.0 3.5 4.6 4.7 3.6 3.5 3.9

Construction(1)

3.4 3.0 3.2 5.0 5.0 5.3 4.6 4.9 5.4

Manufacturing

3.1 3.3 3.0 2.3 2.6 2.7 2.2 2.5 2.6

Durable goods(1)

2.9 2.9 2.6 2.2 2.5 2.5 2.1 2.3 2.3

Nondurable goods(1)

3.4 3.9 3.7 2.5 2.9 3.1 2.3 2.9 3.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

3.7 3.6 3.8 3.8 3.9 3.7 3.7 3.9 3.7

Wholesale trade(1)

2.8 3.7 3.3 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.2 2.4

Retail trade

3.8 3.7 3.8 4.5 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.7 4.4

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(1)

4.3 3.1 4.3 3.4 3.5 3.4 3.1 3.5 3.2

Information(1)

2.9 3.6 4.0 2.7 2.5 2.8 3.0 2.4 2.8

Financial activities

3.7 4.0 4.0 2.2 2.4 2.4 2.1 2.4 2.3

Finance and insurance

3.7 4.4 4.1 1.9 2.1 2.1 1.7 2.1 1.9

Real estate and rental and leasing(1)

3.9 3.0 3.7 3.1 3.4 3.1 3.1 3.2 3.4

Professional and business services

5.9 5.4 5.1 6.0 5.8 5.8 5.3 5.7 5.6

Education and health services

4.6 5.0 4.8 2.8 2.8 2.9 2.6 2.7 2.6

Educational services(1)

2.9 2.5 3.1 2.3 2.1 2.5 2.5 2.6 2.0

Health care and social assistance

4.9 5.4 5.1 2.9 2.9 3.0 2.6 2.7 2.7

Leisure and hospitality

4.6 4.9 5.1 6.5 6.4 6.3 6.1 6.1 6.1

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

4.7 3.8 3.7 7.6 7.4 6.7 6.4 7.5 7.8

Accommodation and food services

4.6 5.1 5.3 6.3 6.2 6.3 6.1 5.9 5.9

Other services(1)

3.4 3.7 5.4 2.7 3.8 3.8 3.3 3.6 4.4

Government

2.4 2.5 2.2 1.7 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4

Federal(1)

3.2 3.5 2.8 1.5 1.0 1.3 1.3 1.1 1.4

State and local

2.3 2.4 2.2 1.7 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.5

State and local education

1.6 1.5 1.5 1.7 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3

State and local, excluding education(1)

3.2 3.4 2.9 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6

Footnotes
(1) No regular seasonal movements could be identified in the job openings series, therefore, the seasonally adjusted and not seasonally adjusted data are identical.
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: September 12, 2017