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
2018
June
2019
July
2019(p)
July
2018
June
2019
July
2019(p)
July
2018
June
2019
July
2019(p)

LEVELS BY INDUSTRY
(in thousands)


Total

7,442 7,248 7,217 5,833 5,716 5,953 5,675 5,513 5,759

Total private

6,764 6,560 6,555 5,443 5,377 5,596 5,281 5,174 5,419

Mining and logging(1)

31 29 40 38 21 23 38 24 28

Construction(1)

314 331 373 387 413 380 365 407 379

Manufacturing

488 515 522 393 336 345 364 331 325

Durable goods(1)

285 322 331 223 194 198 194 180 178

Nondurable goods(1)

203 193 191 170 142 148 170 151 148

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,533 1,390 1,343 1,141 1,177 1,189 1,124 1,118 1,177

Wholesale trade

221 213 158 145 154 167 131 152 166

Retail trade

1,020 863 865 779 798 772 782 767 770

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(1)

292 314 320 217 225 250 210 199 241

Information(1)

154 129 171 84 93 93 84 90 111

Financial activities

430 378 364 215 219 250 217 219 227

Finance and insurance

328 260 251 138 128 159 140 125 138

Real estate and rental and leasing(1)

102 118 114 77 91 91 77 94 88

Professional and business services

1,276 1,292 1,247 1,162 1,112 1,211 1,129 1,059 1,157

Education and health services

1,293 1,322 1,306 688 676 743 647 611 678

Educational services(1)

137 127 135 107 93 106 104 89 98

Health care and social assistance

1,157 1,195 1,171 582 583 637 543 522 580

Leisure and hospitality

1,024 913 942 1,136 1,114 1,140 1,106 1,096 1,116

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

93 104 106 192 128 154 192 136 151

Accommodation and food services

931 809 836 944 986 987 915 960 965

Other services

221 261 245 198 217 222 207 218 222

Government

678 688 662 390 339 356 394 339 340

Federal(1)

120 110 99 36 33 36 38 33 37

State and local

558 578 563 354 306 320 356 306 304

State and local education

192 217 207 169 166 171 164 174 169

State and local, excluding education(1)

365 360 356 186 140 149 192 132 135





RATES BY INDUSTRY
(percent)


Total

4.8 4.6 4.5 3.9 3.8 3.9 3.8 3.6 3.8

Total private

5.1 4.8 4.8 4.3 4.2 4.3 4.2 4.0 4.2

Mining and logging(1)

4.0 3.7 5.1 5.2 2.8 3.1 5.1 3.1 3.7

Construction(1)

4.1 4.2 4.7 5.3 5.5 5.1 5.0 5.4 5.1

Manufacturing

3.7 3.9 3.9 3.1 2.6 2.7 2.9 2.6 2.5

Durable goods(1)

3.5 3.8 3.9 2.8 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.2 2.2

Nondurable goods(1)

4.1 3.9 3.9 3.6 3.0 3.1 3.6 3.2 3.1

Trade, transportation, and utilities

5.3 4.8 4.6 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.1 4.0 4.2

Wholesale trade

3.6 3.5 2.6 2.5 2.6 2.8 2.2 2.6 2.8

Retail trade

6.1 5.2 5.2 4.9 5.1 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(1)

4.7 4.9 5.0 3.6 3.7 4.1 3.5 3.3 3.9

Information(1)

5.1 4.4 5.7 3.0 3.3 3.3 3.0 3.2 3.9

Financial activities

4.8 4.2 4.0 2.5 2.5 2.9 2.5 2.5 2.6

Finance and insurance

4.9 3.9 3.8 2.2 2.0 2.5 2.2 2.0 2.2

Real estate and rental and leasing(1)

4.3 4.8 4.7 3.4 3.9 3.9 3.4 4.1 3.8

Professional and business services

5.7 5.7 5.5 5.5 5.2 5.6 5.4 4.9 5.4

Education and health services

5.2 5.2 5.1 2.9 2.8 3.1 2.7 2.5 2.8

Educational services(1)

3.5 3.2 3.4 2.8 2.5 2.8 2.8 2.3 2.6

Health care and social assistance

5.5 5.5 5.4 2.9 2.8 3.1 2.7 2.6 2.8

Leisure and hospitality

5.9 5.2 5.3 6.9 6.7 6.8 6.8 6.6 6.7

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

3.8 4.1 4.1 8.0 5.2 6.3 8.0 5.6 6.2

Accommodation and food services

6.2 5.4 5.5 6.7 6.9 6.9 6.5 6.7 6.8

Other services

3.6 4.2 4.0 3.4 3.7 3.7 3.5 3.7 3.7

Government

2.9 3.0 2.9 1.7 1.5 1.6 1.8 1.5 1.5

Federal(1)

4.1 3.8 3.4 1.3 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.3

State and local

2.8 2.8 2.8 1.8 1.6 1.6 1.8 1.6 1.5

State and local education

1.8 2.0 1.9 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.6

State and local, excluding education(1)

3.8 3.7 3.7 2.0 1.5 1.6 2.1 1.4 1.5

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 10, 2019