Table 10. Quits levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted

Table 10. Quits levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted(1)
Industry and region Levels (in thousands) Rates(2)
June
2018
May
2019
June
2019(p)
June
2018
May
2019
June
2019(p)

Total

3,627 3,588 3,722 2.4 2.4 2.4

INDUSTRY

Total private

3,324 3,332 3,420 2.6 2.6 2.6

Mining and logging

20 15 12 2.7 1.9 1.5

Construction

180 162 206 2.4 2.2 2.7

Manufacturing

217 212 204 1.7 1.7 1.6

Durable goods

115 118 118 1.4 1.5 1.5

Nondurable goods

102 94 86 2.1 2.0 1.8

Trade, transportation, and utilities

758 807 751 2.7 2.9 2.7

Wholesale trade

79 103 92 1.4 1.7 1.5

Retail trade

555 580 561 3.5 3.7 3.6

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

123 124 98 2.1 2.1 1.6

Information

48 59 53 1.7 2.1 1.9

Financial activities

125 119 130 1.4 1.4 1.5

Finance and insurance

79 74 75 1.2 1.2 1.2

Real estate and rental and leasing

46 45 54 2.0 2.0 2.3

Professional and business services

698 624 644 3.3 2.9 3.0

Education and health services

461 407 468 2.0 1.7 1.9

Educational services

55 54 88 1.5 1.4 2.5

Health care and social assistance

406 353 380 2.0 1.7 1.9

Leisure and hospitality

726 780 822 4.3 4.6 4.7

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

85 67 88 3.2 2.6 3.2

Accommodation and food services

640 713 735 4.5 4.9 5.0

Other services

92 146 130 1.5 2.5 2.2

Government

302 256 303 1.4 1.1 1.3

Federal

15 14 14 0.5 0.5 0.5

State and local

288 242 288 1.5 1.2 1.5

State and local education

192 148 215 1.9 1.4 2.1

State and local, excluding education

96 94 73 1.0 1.0 0.8

REGION(3)

Northeast

499 509 535 1.8 1.8 1.9

South

1,452 1,422 1,503 2.6 2.6 2.7

Midwest

833 841 834 2.5 2.5 2.5

West

842 816 850 2.4 2.3 2.4

Footnotes
(1) Quits are the number of quits during the entire month.
(2) The quits rate is the number of quits 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.
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Last Modified Date: August 06, 2019