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)
Sept.
2016
May
2017
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017
Sept.
2017(p)
Sept.
2016
May
2017
June
2017
July
2017
Aug.
2017
Sept.
2017(p)

Total

351 365 373 379 398 355 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

INDUSTRY

Total private

291 303 318 321 335 286 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

Mining and logging

5 3 3 2 2 1 0.7 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.2

Construction(3)

18 13 12 11 10 9 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1

Manufacturing

27 19 23 20 20 25 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

20 8 13 12 11 14 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2

Nondurable goods(3)

7 11 10 8 9 11 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

85 93 105 78 60 78 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.3

Wholesale trade

13 8 25 10 8 3 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1

Retail trade

51 65 67 55 41 57 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.4

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(3)

21 20 14 13 11 17 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3

Information(3)

11 15 5 7 7 7 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2

Financial activities

25 30 32 23 35 26 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.3

Finance and insurance

21 27 27 19 30 21 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.3

Real estate and rental and leasing(3)

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

Professional and business services

50 60 60 75 74 56 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3

Education and health services

38 36 44 55 59 45 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Educational services(3)

6 8 10 9 8 3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1

Health care and social assistance(3)

32 28 34 47 51 42 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Leisure and hospitality

24 29 22 36 45 33 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation(3)

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

Accommodation and food services(3)

21 26 21 33 41 28 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Other services(3)

6 4 12 13 23 5 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.1

Government

60 63 55 58 63 70 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3

Federal

12 6 8 9 10 11 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4

State and local

48 57 46 49 53 59 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3

State and local education

22 24 23 24 24 30 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3

State and local, excluding education

26 33 23 24 29 28 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

REGION(4)

Northeast

68 65 61 81 66 67 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2

South

138 128 154 126 148 108 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2

Midwest

63 84 73 74 83 84 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3

West

82 88 85 98 102 96 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

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: November 07, 2017