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)
May
2016
Apr.
2017
May
2017(p)
May
2016
Apr.
2017
May
2017(p)

Total

361 339 397 0.3 0.2 0.3

INDUSTRY

Total private

290 291 323 0.2 0.2 0.3

Mining and logging

4 2 3 0.6 0.3 0.5

Construction

12 11 13 0.2 0.2 0.2

Manufacturing

22 22 20 0.2 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

13 14 12 0.2 0.2 0.1

Nondurable goods

10 8 8 0.2 0.2 0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

96 85 101 0.4 0.3 0.4

Wholesale trade

6 12 5 0.1 0.2 0.1

Retail trade

76 60 80 0.5 0.4 0.5

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

13 13 16 0.2 0.2 0.3

Information

10 13 13 0.4 0.5 0.5

Financial activities

17 30 38 0.2 0.4 0.5

Finance and insurance

16 22 36 0.3 0.4 0.6

Real estate and rental and leasing

1 8 3 0.0 0.4 0.1

Professional and business services

54 51 61 0.3 0.3 0.3

Education and health services

32 34 36 0.1 0.1 0.2

Educational services

7 4 8 0.2 0.1 0.2

Health care and social assistance

25 30 28 0.1 0.2 0.1

Leisure and hospitality

41 29 33 0.3 0.2 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

5 3 4 0.2 0.1 0.2

Accommodation and food services

36 26 29 0.3 0.2 0.2

Other services

3 13 5 0.1 0.2 0.1

Government

71 48 74 0.3 0.2 0.3

Federal

10 9 6 0.4 0.3 0.2

State and local

61 39 68 0.3 0.2 0.3

State and local education

40 16 40 0.4 0.2 0.4

State and local, excluding education

21 23 28 0.2 0.3 0.3

REGION(3)

Northeast

45 64 62 0.2 0.2 0.2

South

155 111 148 0.3 0.2 0.3

Midwest

86 70 93 0.3 0.2 0.3

West

76 94 93 0.2 0.3 0.3

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: July 11, 2017