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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.
2020
May
2021
June
2021
July
2021
Aug.
2021
Sept.
2021(p)
Sept.
2020
May
2021
June
2021
July
2021
Aug.
2021
Sept.
2021(p)

Total

373 347 389 341 378 410 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

INDUSTRY

Total private

297 295 337 295 317 343 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

Mining and logging

3 3 1 1 1 2 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3

Construction

13 19 11 18 24 16 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2

Manufacturing

23 25 22 18 28 22 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

13 15 14 10 18 13 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2

Nondurable goods

11 10 8 8 10 10 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

57 45 64 54 69 57 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Wholesale trade

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

Retail trade

31 23 34 38 43 28 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

17 14 17 10 16 19 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3

Information

6 6 11 3 13 12 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.5 0.4

Financial activities

34 31 34 27 26 66 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.7

Finance and insurance

30 25 27 25 20 61 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.9

Real estate and rental and leasing

5 6 7 2 7 5 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.2

Professional and business services

71 76 109 92 79 73 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.3

Education and health services

39 47 55 38 35 45 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2

Educational services

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

Health care and social assistance

35 44 52 36 30 41 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2

Leisure and hospitality

29 26 24 32 34 30 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2 7 1 3 2 4 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2

Accommodation and food services

27 19 23 29 32 26 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Other services

21 16 7 11 8 20 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3

Government

76 52 52 46 60 67 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3

Federal

12 13 14 14 15 13 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4

State and local

64 39 38 33 46 54 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3

State and local education

36 13 8 7 18 31 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3

State and local, excluding education

28 27 30 26 28 24 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

REGION(3)

Northeast

55 53 68 70 64 63 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2

South

162 140 140 132 149 159 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

Midwest

66 67 83 75 77 83 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3

West

89 87 98 63 88 106 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 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) 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.

Last Modified Date: November 12, 2021