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
2017
May
2018
June
2018(p)
June
2017
May
2018
June
2018(p)

Total

3,364 3,590 3,623 2.3 2.4 2.4

INDUSTRY

Total private

3,112 3,357 3,320 2.5 2.7 2.6

Mining and logging

14 24 21 2.0 3.3 2.8

Construction

139 173 162 1.9 2.4 2.2

Manufacturing

207 205 204 1.7 1.6 1.6

Durable goods

112 116 108 1.4 1.5 1.4

Nondurable goods

95 89 96 2.0 1.9 2.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

658 741 747 2.4 2.7 2.7

Wholesale trade

86 81 82 1.5 1.4 1.4

Retail trade

472 533 546 3.0 3.4 3.4

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

100 127 119 1.8 2.2 2.0

Information

40 54 45 1.4 2.0 1.6

Financial activities

118 113 126 1.4 1.3 1.5

Finance and insurance

73 70 74 1.2 1.1 1.2

Real estate and rental and leasing

45 44 52 2.0 2.0 2.3

Professional and business services

631 692 710 3.1 3.3 3.4

Education and health services

476 491 492 2.1 2.1 2.1

Educational services

76 53 53 2.2 1.4 1.5

Health care and social assistance

400 437 439 2.0 2.2 2.2

Leisure and hospitality

689 736 714 4.1 4.4 4.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

71 68 75 2.7 2.8 2.8

Accommodation and food services

618 668 639 4.4 4.7 4.4

Other services

141 129 98 2.4 2.2 1.6

Government

251 233 304 1.1 1.0 1.4

Federal

18 15 17 0.6 0.5 0.6

State and local

233 218 287 1.2 1.1 1.5

State and local education

151 128 196 1.5 1.2 1.9

State and local, excluding education

82 90 91 0.9 1.0 1.0

REGION(3)

Northeast

468 467 451 1.7 1.7 1.6

South

1,399 1,511 1,545 2.6 2.8 2.8

Midwest

687 817 839 2.1 2.5 2.5

West

809 795 788 2.4 2.3 2.3

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 07, 2018