Table 6. Other separations levels and rates by industry and region, seasonally adjusted

Table 6. Other separations levels and rates by industry and region, seasonally adjusted(1)
Industry and region Levels (in thousands) Rates(2)
Mar.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016
Jan.
2017
Feb.
2017
Mar.
2017(p)
Mar.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016
Jan.
2017
Feb.
2017
Mar.
2017(p)

Total

382 334 375 402 378 357 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

INDUSTRY

Total private

320 272 314 342 314 298 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

Mining and logging

5 4 4 3 4 2 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.3

Construction(3)

16 19 20 32 22 11 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.2

Manufacturing

30 23 23 24 24 23 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

20 16 17 13 16 12 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1

Nondurable goods(3)

10 8 6 11 8 12 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

101 69 88 66 74 78 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

Wholesale trade

13 9 13 7 14 11 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2

Retail trade

70 49 57 46 48 49 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(3)

18 10 18 13 12 17 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3

Information(3)

5 11 10 18 8 8 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.3

Financial activities

30 23 23 26 29 26 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Finance and insurance

22 22 20 23 24 22 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3

Real estate and rental and leasing(3)

8 1 4 3 4 4 0.4 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2

Professional and business services

59 50 59 61 62 69 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Education and health services

26 32 45 68 50 49 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2

Educational services(3)

2 2 4 7 2 7 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2

Health care and social assistance(3)

23 30 41 61 47 42 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2

Leisure and hospitality

35 34 30 29 32 27 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation(3)

2 2 3 5 3 3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1

Accommodation and food services(3)

33 33 27 24 29 24 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Other services(3)

14 7 12 14 10 5 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1

Government

62 63 62 60 64 59 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Federal

12 12 13 10 9 10 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3

State and local

50 51 49 49 56 50 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

State and local education

23 24 23 25 31 24 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

State and local, excluding education

27 27 26 24 24 25 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

REGION(4)

Northeast

72 66 62 70 66 74 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3

South

150 132 150 171 139 137 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Midwest

94 63 77 75 69 76 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

West

67 73 86 87 104 70 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

Footnotes
(1) Other separations are the number of other separations during the entire month.
(2) The other separations rate is the number of other separations during the entire month as a percent of total employment.
(3) No regular seasonal movements could be identified in this series; therefore, identical numbers appear for the unadjusted and seasonally adjusted series.
(4) The states (including the District of Columbia) that comprise the regions are: Northeast: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont; South: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia; Midwest: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin; West: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Levels are rounded to the nearest thousand and rates are rounded to the nearest tenth. Levels and rates may round down to zero.

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Last Modified Date: May 09, 2017