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

Total

368 351 370 373 322 355 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2

INDUSTRY

Total private

303 291 310 311 261 296 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2

Mining and logging

3 5 6 7 4 6 0.3 0.7 0.8 1.0 0.6 0.8

Construction(3)

8 19 18 14 19 20 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

Manufacturing

26 18 28 22 23 20 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

17 11 21 15 16 15 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2

Nondurable goods(3)

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

Trade, transportation, and utilities

89 82 90 103 69 83 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3

Wholesale trade

14 9 13 13 11 13 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Retail trade

68 57 55 74 40 56 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.4

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(3)

8 16 22 15 18 14 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.2

Information(3)

7 10 11 12 9 12 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4

Financial activities

19 31 25 15 21 21 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

Finance and insurance

17 23 21 12 20 19 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

Real estate and rental and leasing(3)

2 7 4 3 1 2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.1

Professional and business services

66 52 60 60 44 63 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

Education and health services

44 40 40 35 30 36 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2

Educational services(3)

4 7 5 3 1 4 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1

Health care and social assistance(3)

40 33 35 32 29 32 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2

Leisure and hospitality

34 32 26 32 34 28 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation(3)

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

Accommodation and food services(3)

32 27 22 30 32 25 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Other services(3)

7 3 5 11 7 6 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1

Government

65 60 61 62 61 59 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Federal

17 11 12 10 11 12 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4

State and local

48 49 49 52 50 47 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

State and local education

25 22 24 24 24 22 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

State and local, excluding education

23 27 25 28 26 26 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

REGION(4)

Northeast

86 71 72 64 63 62 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2

South

125 145 143 143 128 144 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

Midwest

75 70 74 90 61 71 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2

West

82 65 81 77 69 78 0.3 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: February 07, 2017