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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
July
2020
June
2021
July
2021(p)
July
2020
June
2021
July
2021(p)
July
2020
June
2021
July
2021(p)

LEVELS BY INDUSTRY
(in thousands)


Total

6,717 10,185 10,934 6,237 6,827 6,667 5,392 5,612 5,786

Total private

5,915 9,226 9,881 5,893 6,398 6,166 4,949 5,350 5,515

Mining and logging

15 28 39 25 25 24 25 19 17

Construction

298 338 321 389 371 384 347 379 391

Manufacturing

402 880 889 362 483 441 378 427 423

Durable goods

223 494 481 200 280 239 220 237 223

Nondurable goods

179 386 408 162 203 202 158 191 200

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,250 1,943 1,850 1,256 1,585 1,302 1,126 1,267 1,273

Wholesale trade

172 274 260 130 175 184 137 142 172

Retail trade

781 1,195 1,100 786 1,126 849 713 861 879

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

296 474 490 340 283 269 276 265 222

Information

86 161 174 87 91 98 64 88 80

Financial activities

308 346 548 265 209 218 208 203 204

Finance and insurance

235 246 362 134 139 142 129 143 139

Real estate and rental and leasing

74 100 186 131 70 76 80 60 65

Professional and business services

1,184 1,719 1,833 1,100 1,163 1,253 1,058 1,100 1,199

Education and health services

1,214 1,700 1,981 846 796 780 706 719 701

Educational services

83 201 188 99 128 105 82 65 67

Health care and social assistance

1,131 1,498 1,792 747 667 675 624 654 633

Leisure and hospitality

859 1,685 1,819 1,359 1,392 1,397 844 955 995

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

96 216 235 192 180 187 132 120 125

Accommodation and food services

762 1,469 1,584 1,167 1,212 1,211 712 834 870

Other services

299 425 427 204 284 268 194 193 233

Government

803 959 1,053 344 429 502 443 262 271

Federal

286 119 116 73 36 57 45 50 41

State and local

516 840 936 271 393 444 397 212 229

State and local education

156 446 460 132 267 300 263 57 75

State and local, excluding education

360 394 477 139 126 145 135 155 154




RATES BY INDUSTRY
(percent)


Total

4.6 6.5 6.9 4.5 4.7 4.5 3.9 3.8 3.9

Total private

4.8 6.9 7.3 5.0 5.2 4.9 4.2 4.3 4.4

Mining and logging

2.5 4.3 5.8 4.2 4.0 3.8 4.2 3.0 2.6

Construction

4.0 4.4 4.2 5.4 5.0 5.2 4.8 5.1 5.3

Manufacturing

3.2 6.7 6.7 3.0 3.9 3.6 3.1 3.5 3.4

Durable goods

2.9 6.1 5.9 2.7 3.7 3.1 2.9 3.1 2.9

Nondurable goods

3.8 7.6 8.0 3.6 4.3 4.3 3.5 4.1 4.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

4.6 6.6 6.3 4.8 5.8 4.8 4.3 4.6 4.7

Wholesale trade

3.0 4.6 4.4 2.3 3.1 3.2 2.5 2.5 3.0

Retail trade

5.0 7.2 6.7 5.3 7.3 5.5 4.8 5.6 5.7

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

4.8 7.0 7.2 5.7 4.5 4.3 4.7 4.2 3.5

Information

3.2 5.6 6.0 3.4 3.3 3.6 2.5 3.2 2.9

Financial activities

3.4 3.8 5.8 3.1 2.4 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.3

Finance and insurance

3.5 3.6 5.2 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.0 2.2 2.1

Real estate and rental and leasing

3.3 4.2 7.5 6.0 3.1 3.3 3.7 2.6 2.8

Professional and business services

5.7 7.6 8.1 5.6 5.6 6.0 5.4 5.3 5.7

Education and health services

5.0 6.7 7.7 3.7 3.4 3.3 3.1 3.1 3.0

Educational services

2.4 5.4 5.0 2.9 3.6 2.9 2.4 1.8 1.9

Health care and social assistance

5.5 7.0 8.2 3.8 3.3 3.4 3.2 3.3 3.2

Leisure and hospitality

6.3 10.2 10.7 10.6 9.4 9.2 6.6 6.5 6.6

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

5.6 9.6 10.1 11.8 8.8 8.9 8.1 5.9 5.9

Accommodation and food services

6.4 10.3 10.8 10.4 9.5 9.3 6.4 6.5 6.7

Other services

5.3 7.0 7.0 3.8 5.0 4.7 3.6 3.4 4.1

Government

3.6 4.2 4.6 1.6 2.0 2.3 2.1 1.2 1.2

Federal

9.0 4.0 3.9 2.5 1.3 2.0 1.6 1.7 1.4

State and local

2.7 4.2 4.7 1.5 2.1 2.3 2.1 1.1 1.2

State and local education

1.6 4.3 4.3 1.3 2.7 2.9 2.7 0.6 0.7

State and local, excluding education

3.9 4.2 5.1 1.6 1.4 1.6 1.5 1.7 1.7

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: September 08, 2021