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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
2021
May
2022
June
2022(p)
June
2021
May
2022
June
2022(p)

Total

6,098 5,918 6,266 4.2 3.9 4.1

INDUSTRY

Total private

5,641 5,521 5,699 4.5 4.3 4.4

Mining and logging

14 22 21 2.5 3.6 3.4

Construction

336 303 304 4.4 3.9 3.9

Manufacturing

438 426 455 3.5 3.3 3.5

Durable goods

242 224 238 3.2 2.8 3.0

Nondurable goods

196 201 217 4.2 4.2 4.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,270 1,150 1,191 4.6 4.0 4.2

Wholesale trade

146 171 159 2.6 2.9 2.7

Retail trade

879 749 765 5.7 4.8 4.8

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

245 231 268 3.8 3.3 3.8

Information

94 86 100 3.3 2.9 3.3

Financial activities

216 211 187 2.5 2.4 2.1

Finance and insurance

143 143 124 2.2 2.2 1.9

Real estate and rental and leasing

73 68 63 3.2 2.9 2.7

Professional and business services

1,186 1,189 1,147 5.6 5.4 5.1

Education and health services

858 865 938 3.7 3.6 3.9

Educational services

129 130 139 3.8 3.4 3.9

Health care and social assistance

730 735 798 3.6 3.6 3.9

Leisure and hospitality

1,023 1,032 1,121 6.9 6.6 6.9

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

105 121 127 4.7 5.2 5.0

Accommodation and food services

918 911 994 7.3 6.8 7.2

Other services

205 237 234 3.7 4.2 4.1

Government

457 397 567 2.1 1.8 2.6

Federal

43 40 44 1.5 1.4 1.5

State and local

413 357 523 2.2 1.8 2.7

State and local education

252 202 344 2.6 1.9 3.4

State and local, excluding education

162 155 179 1.8 1.7 1.9

REGION(3)

Northeast

860 786 865 3.3 2.9 3.2

South

2,507 2,508 2,635 4.6 4.4 4.6

Midwest

1,381 1,210 1,315 4.4 3.7 4.0

West

1,350 1,414 1,450 4.0 4.0 4.1

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

Last Modified Date: August 02, 2022