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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
Apr.
2021
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022(p)
Apr.
2021
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022(p)
Apr.
2021
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022(p)

LEVELS BY INDUSTRY
(in thousands)


Total

9,265 11,855 11,400 6,121 6,645 6,586 5,753 6,248 6,033

Total private

8,309 10,812 10,392 5,764 6,241 6,201 5,436 5,843 5,658

Mining and logging

22 45 44 20 24 26 17 21 18

Construction

329 426 449 334 399 354 344 380 348

Manufacturing

865 877 996 394 514 506 428 488 482

Durable goods

484 536 589 211 279 274 241 255 251

Nondurable goods

381 340 407 183 235 232 187 233 231

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,773 2,036 1,958 1,309 1,385 1,399 1,258 1,302 1,282

Wholesale trade

261 295 282 177 173 190 167 151 175

Retail trade

1,016 1,263 1,101 838 906 880 802 871 828

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

496 478 575 294 306 328 290 281 280

Information

126 226 244 112 106 100 93 79 83

Financial activities

428 508 534 215 223 271 214 218 249

Finance and insurance

285 375 366 145 150 177 150 156 150

Real estate and rental and leasing

143 133 168 70 73 94 64 62 99

Professional and business services

1,660 2,330 2,181 1,155 1,320 1,338 1,156 1,267 1,185

Education and health services

1,543 2,278 2,004 767 811 845 708 761 758

Educational services

149 211 203 97 108 109 85 96 85

Health care and social assistance

1,394 2,067 1,801 670 703 737 623 665 673

Leisure and hospitality

1,201 1,660 1,513 1,225 1,198 1,121 1,001 1,077 1,012

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

159 207 173 169 177 168 115 140 143

Accommodation and food services

1,042 1,453 1,340 1,056 1,021 952 887 937 869

Other services

362 426 470 233 261 241 216 249 240

Government

956 1,044 1,008 357 404 385 317 405 375

Federal

149 128 94 46 40 41 39 41 43

State and local

807 915 914 311 364 344 278 364 331

State and local education

302 327 334 160 196 172 141 201 179

State and local, excluding education

504 588 579 152 168 172 137 163 152




RATES BY INDUSTRY
(percent)


Total

6.0 7.3 7.0 4.2 4.4 4.4 4.0 4.1 4.0

Total private

6.3 7.7 7.4 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.4 4.5 4.4

Mining and logging

3.9 6.9 6.6 3.7 4.0 4.2 3.1 3.4 2.9

Construction

4.3 5.3 5.6 4.5 5.2 4.6 4.6 5.0 4.6

Manufacturing

6.6 6.5 7.3 3.2 4.1 4.0 3.5 3.8 3.8

Durable goods

6.0 6.4 6.9 2.8 3.5 3.5 3.2 3.2 3.2

Nondurable goods

7.6 6.6 7.8 3.9 4.9 4.8 4.0 4.9 4.8

Trade, transportation, and utilities

6.1 6.6 6.4 4.8 4.8 4.9 4.6 4.5 4.5

Wholesale trade

4.4 4.8 4.6 3.1 3.0 3.3 3.0 2.6 3.0

Retail trade

6.2 7.4 6.5 5.5 5.7 5.5 5.2 5.5 5.2

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

7.0 6.4 7.6 4.5 4.4 4.7 4.4 4.0 4.0

Information

4.3 7.1 7.6 4.0 3.6 3.4 3.3 2.7 2.8

Financial activities

4.7 5.4 5.6 2.5 2.5 3.0 2.4 2.4 2.8

Finance and insurance

4.2 5.4 5.3 2.2 2.3 2.7 2.3 2.4 2.3

Real estate and rental and leasing

6.0 5.4 6.7 3.1 3.1 4.0 2.9 2.7 4.2

Professional and business services

7.3 9.5 9.0 5.5 6.0 6.0 5.5 5.7 5.4

Education and health services

6.1 8.6 7.6 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.0 3.2 3.1

Educational services

4.1 5.3 5.1 2.7 2.9 2.9 2.4 2.6 2.3

Health care and social assistance

6.5 9.2 8.1 3.3 3.5 3.6 3.1 3.3 3.3

Leisure and hospitality

8.1 9.7 8.9 9.0 7.7 7.2 7.3 7.0 6.5

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

7.8 8.4 7.1 9.0 7.9 7.4 6.1 6.2 6.3

Accommodation and food services

8.1 9.9 9.2 9.0 7.7 7.2 7.5 7.1 6.5

Other services

6.3 7.0 7.6 4.3 4.6 4.2 4.0 4.4 4.2

Government

4.2 4.5 4.3 1.6 1.8 1.7 1.4 1.8 1.7

Federal

4.9 4.3 3.2 1.6 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5

State and local

4.1 4.5 4.5 1.6 1.9 1.8 1.5 1.9 1.7

State and local education

2.9 3.1 3.1 1.6 1.9 1.7 1.4 2.0 1.7

State and local, excluding education

5.3 6.1 6.0 1.7 1.9 1.9 1.5 1.8 1.7

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

Last Modified Date: June 01, 2022