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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.
2019
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)
Aug.
2019
July
2020
Aug.
2020(p)

Total

343 344 350 0.2 0.2 0.2

INDUSTRY

Total private

272 263 274 0.2 0.2 0.2

Mining and logging

3 1 2 0.4 0.1 0.3

Construction

16 11 17 0.2 0.2 0.2

Manufacturing

18 28 21 0.1 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

11 15 13 0.1 0.2 0.2

Nondurable goods

6 13 8 0.1 0.3 0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

74 60 41 0.3 0.2 0.2

Wholesale trade

17 4 4 0.3 0.1 0.1

Retail trade

40 25 24 0.3 0.2 0.2

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

17 31 14 0.3 0.5 0.2

Information

6 4 3 0.2 0.2 0.1

Financial activities

29 24 39 0.3 0.3 0.4

Finance and insurance

27 20 35 0.4 0.3 0.5

Real estate and rental and leasing

2 4 3 0.1 0.2 0.1

Professional and business services

58 69 59 0.3 0.3 0.3

Education and health services

38 31 41 0.2 0.1 0.2

Educational services

6 5 6 0.2 0.2 0.2

Health care and social assistance

32 26 35 0.2 0.1 0.2

Leisure and hospitality

21 26 29 0.1 0.2 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

3 3 5 0.1 0.2 0.3

Accommodation and food services

18 23 23 0.1 0.2 0.2

Other services

8 9 22 0.1 0.2 0.4

Government

71 81 77 0.3 0.4 0.4

Federal

13 14 16 0.4 0.5 0.5

State and local

58 68 61 0.3 0.4 0.3

State and local education

27 41 31 0.3 0.5 0.4

State and local, excluding education

31 27 30 0.3 0.3 0.3

REGION(3)

Northeast

69 67 52 0.2 0.3 0.2

South

134 119 131 0.2 0.2 0.3

Midwest

70 66 87 0.2 0.2 0.3

West

70 93 80 0.2 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 07, 2020