Table 9. Total separations levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted

Table 9. Total separations levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted(1)
Industry and region Levels (in thousands) Rates(2)
June
2017
May
2018
June
2018(p)
June
2017
May
2018
June
2018(p)

Total

5,504 5,462 5,739 3.7 3.7 3.8

INDUSTRY

Total private

5,004 5,081 5,193 4.0 4.0 4.1

Mining and logging

23 36 35 3.4 5.0 4.7

Construction

299 320 319 4.2 4.4 4.3

Manufacturing

332 341 339 2.7 2.7 2.7

Durable goods

192 192 192 2.5 2.4 2.4

Nondurable goods

141 149 147 3.0 3.1 3.1

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,046 1,046 1,085 3.8 3.8 3.9

Wholesale trade

139 109 135 2.3 1.8 2.2

Retail trade

719 734 750 4.5 4.6 4.7

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

189 203 200 3.3 3.5 3.4

Information

69 88 88 2.5 3.2 3.2

Financial activities

190 185 228 2.2 2.2 2.6

Finance and insurance

120 118 149 1.9 1.9 2.3

Real estate and rental and leasing

70 67 79 3.1 3.0 3.5

Professional and business services

1,127 1,165 1,125 5.5 5.6 5.3

Education and health services

731 697 791 3.2 2.9 3.4

Educational services

159 120 140 4.6 3.2 4.0

Health care and social assistance

572 577 651 2.9 2.9 3.3

Leisure and hospitality

974 1,023 986 5.8 6.2 5.8

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

125 129 142 4.7 5.3 5.3

Accommodation and food services

849 893 844 6.0 6.3 5.9

Other services

212 180 197 3.6 3.1 3.3

Government

- - - - - -

Federal

- - - - - -

State and local

464 353 512 2.4 1.8 2.6

State and local education

308 215 354 3.1 2.0 3.5

State and local, excluding education

156 138 157 1.7 1.5 1.7

REGION(3)

Northeast

856 727 809 3.2 2.7 2.9

South

2,247 2,283 2,362 4.2 4.2 4.3

Midwest

1,148 1,249 1,247 3.5 3.8 3.8

West

1,252 1,203 1,321 3.7 3.5 3.8

Footnotes
(1) Total separations are the number of total separations during the entire month.
(2) The total separations rate is the number of total 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

-Data not available

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Last Modified Date: August 07, 2018