Table 12. Other separations levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted

Table 12. Other separations levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted(1)
Industry and region Levels (in thousands) Rates(2)
Aug.
2017
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)
Aug.
2017
July
2018
Aug.
2018(p)

Total

390 386 346 0.3 0.3 0.2

INDUSTRY

Total private

323 304 275 0.3 0.2 0.2

Mining and logging

2 1 1 0.3 0.1 0.2

Construction

9 8 10 0.1 0.1 0.1

Manufacturing

22 23 20 0.2 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

10 17 10 0.1 0.2 0.1

Nondurable goods

12 7 10 0.2 0.1 0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

72 76 68 0.3 0.3 0.2

Wholesale trade

10 18 6 0.2 0.3 0.1

Retail trade

46 41 46 0.3 0.3 0.3

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

16 17 16 0.3 0.3 0.3

Information

6 5 5 0.2 0.2 0.2

Financial activities

39 21 27 0.5 0.2 0.3

Finance and insurance

34 19 18 0.5 0.3 0.3

Real estate and rental and leasing

5 1 9 0.2 0.1 0.4

Professional and business services

64 87 55 0.3 0.4 0.3

Education and health services

58 48 42 0.3 0.2 0.2

Educational services

7 10 7 0.2 0.3 0.2

Health care and social assistance

51 38 36 0.3 0.2 0.2

Leisure and hospitality

34 30 32 0.2 0.2 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

6 1 6 0.2 0.1 0.2

Accommodation and food services

28 28 26 0.2 0.2 0.2

Other services

17 5 14 0.3 0.1 0.2

Government

67 82 71 0.3 0.4 0.3

Federal

9 12 11 0.3 0.4 0.4

State and local

58 70 60 0.3 0.4 0.3

State and local education

26 37 34 0.3 0.4 0.4

State and local, excluding education

32 33 26 0.3 0.4 0.3

REGION(3)

Northeast

64 61 77 0.2 0.2 0.3

South

138 122 133 0.3 0.2 0.2

Midwest

86 91 59 0.3 0.3 0.2

West

103 111 77 0.3 0.3 0.2

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

NOTE: Levels are rounded to the nearest thousand and rates are rounded to the nearest tenth. Levels and rates may round down to zero.

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Last Modified Date: October 16, 2018