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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.
2019
May
2020
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020
Sept.
2020(p)
Sept.
2019
May
2020
June
2020
July
2020
Aug.
2020
Sept.
2020(p)

Total

347 266 300 311 317 314 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

INDUSTRY

Total private

285 209 251 250 253 258 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Mining and logging

1 1 1 1 1 3 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.5

Construction(3)

22 11 15 11 15 14 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Manufacturing

21 21 22 26 23 22 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

14 12 12 13 13 12 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Nondurable goods(3)

8 8 9 13 10 10 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

74 34 45 53 41 51 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Wholesale trade

10 13 6 0 5 11 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2

Retail trade

44 3 27 22 23 28 0.3 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(3)

20 17 13 31 13 13 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.2

Information(3)

6 4 5 4 3 7 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3

Financial activities

24 17 26 27 27 21 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

Finance and insurance

19 12 21 23 23 17 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3

Real estate and rental and leasing(3)

6 6 5 4 4 5 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Professional and business services

58 60 62 64 50 51 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Education and health services

36 37 53 29 44 39 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2

Educational services

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

Health care and social assistance(3)

31 32 52 26 38 34 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2

Leisure and hospitality

29 14 20 26 32 29 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation(3)

3 1 3 3 4 1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1

Accommodation and food services(3)

25 13 17 23 28 28 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Other services(3)

15 9 2 9 16 19 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.3

Government

62 57 48 61 64 56 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3

Federal

13 13 11 14 15 10 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.3

State and local

49 44 37 48 50 46 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2

State and local education

23 22 11 25 25 24 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2

State and local, excluding education

26 22 26 23 25 22 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

REGION(4)

Northeast

64 54 55 56 48 50 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

South

144 92 102 116 121 125 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Midwest

65 49 66 63 67 61 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

West

75 71 78 76 80 78 0.2 0.2 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: November 10, 2020