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)
Nov.
2015
July
2016
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016(p)
Nov.
2015
July
2016
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016(p)

Total

378 375 351 370 373 326 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2

INDUSTRY

Total private

311 316 291 310 311 268 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2

Mining and logging

5 5 5 6 7 4 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.8 1.0 0.6

Construction(3)

6 21 19 18 14 11 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2

Manufacturing

20 24 18 28 22 25 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

15 16 11 21 15 19 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2

Nondurable goods(3)

5 8 7 7 7 6 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1

Trade, transportation, and utilities

110 84 82 90 103 66 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.2

Wholesale trade

10 10 9 13 13 10 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Retail trade

84 60 57 55 74 47 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.3

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(3)

15 14 16 22 15 9 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.2

Information(3)

5 11 10 11 12 11 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4

Financial activities

46 26 31 25 15 21 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.3

Finance and insurance

42 19 23 21 12 20 0.7 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.3

Real estate and rental and leasing(3)

4 7 7 4 3 1 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.0

Professional and business services

56 67 52 60 60 52 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Education and health services

36 46 40 40 35 36 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Educational services(3)

5 9 7 5 3 2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1

Health care and social assistance(3)

31 38 33 35 32 35 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Leisure and hospitality

23 31 32 26 32 34 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation(3)

5 2 5 4 2 3 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1

Accommodation and food services(3)

18 29 27 22 30 31 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Other services(3)

4 1 3 5 11 8 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1

Government

66 59 60 61 62 59 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Federal

17 11 11 12 10 8 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3

State and local

49 47 49 49 52 50 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

State and local education

26 20 22 24 24 23 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

State and local, excluding education

23 27 27 25 28 27 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

REGION(4)

Northeast

67 69 71 72 64 67 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

South

168 153 145 143 143 123 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

Midwest

77 70 70 74 90 62 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

West

66 83 65 81 77 74 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 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: January 10, 2017