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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)
Apr.
2021
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022(p)
Apr.
2021
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022(p)

Total

4,076 4,052 4,530 2.8 2.7 3.0

INDUSTRY

Total private

3,929 3,857 4,344 3.2 3.0 3.4

Mining and logging

11 14 14 1.9 2.3 2.3

Construction

178 240 221 2.4 3.2 2.9

Manufacturing

309 363 364 2.5 2.9 2.9

Durable goods

175 193 187 2.3 2.5 2.4

Nondurable goods

134 170 177 2.9 3.6 3.7

Trade, transportation, and utilities

955 903 998 3.5 3.2 3.5

Wholesale trade

118 102 135 2.1 1.8 2.3

Retail trade

626 600 651 4.1 3.8 4.2

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

210 202 213 3.3 2.9 3.1

Information

62 47 52 2.2 1.6 1.8

Financial activities

153 142 216 1.8 1.6 2.4

Finance and insurance

110 105 134 1.7 1.6 2.0

Real estate and rental and leasing

43 37 81 2.0 1.6 3.5

Professional and business services

804 679 914 3.8 3.1 4.1

Education and health services

542 532 607 2.3 2.2 2.5

Educational services

41 41 56 1.1 1.0 1.4

Health care and social assistance

501 491 551 2.5 2.4 2.7

Leisure and hospitality

783 783 823 5.8 5.2 5.4

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

57 60 57 3.1 2.9 2.6

Accommodation and food services

726 722 766 6.3 5.6 5.8

Other services

133 154 135 2.5 2.7 2.4

Government

148 196 185 0.7 0.9 0.8

Federal

18 22 23 0.6 0.8 0.8

State and local

129 173 162 0.7 0.9 0.8

State and local education

48 80 61 0.5 0.7 0.6

State and local, excluding education

81 94 101 0.9 1.1 1.1

REGION(3)

Northeast

518 490 594 2.0 1.8 2.2

South

1,768 1,846 1,953 3.3 3.3 3.5

Midwest

858 770 950 2.7 2.4 2.9

West

933 946 1,033 2.8 2.7 2.9

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.
(p) Preliminary

Last Modified Date: June 01, 2022