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Employment Indicators in Selected States

Employment Indicators in Selected States - June 2021
Seasonally adjusted unless otherwise indicated (numbers in thousands)
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Labor force data

Civilian labor force

1,347.4 1,358.2 1,357.9 1,955.0 2,070.1 2,069.1 910.8 953.1 951.8 1,838.5 1,864.5 1,864.3 14,068.6 14,056.0 14,071.2

Employed

1,242.6 1,298.8 1,298.1 1,772.2 1,923.4 1,925.8 821.3 877.3 877.0 1,687.3 1,791.5 1,794.7 12,638.8 13,133.3 13,162.7

Unemployed

104.8 59.4 59.9 182.9 146.7 143.3 89.6 75.8 74.8 151.3 73.0 69.5 1,429.8 922.7 908.5

Unemployment rate

7.8 4.4 4.4 9.4 7.1 6.9 9.8 7.9 7.9 8.2 3.9 3.7 10.2 6.6 6.5

Nonfarm wage and salary employment

Total

1,217.9 1,264.7 1,265.1 1,770.1 1,832.2 1,838.9 774.1 797.2 799.5 1,600.2 1,626.9 1,634.5 11,970.1 12,568.5 12,624.3

Mining and Logging

5.5 5.5 5.5 29.5 29.3 29.8 18.2 17.1 17.3 30.5 26.7 27.6 177.0 186.3 189.2

Construction

52.4 53.7 53.3 114.4 116.5 116.3 47.1 48.1 48.7 79.0 79.9 80.5 726.7 729.9 726.6

Manufacturing

152.2 161.7 161.0 129.5 125.6 125.9 26.3 27.2 27.4 128.6 129.6 130.6 859.7 871.8 874.8

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

244.7 250.9 250.7 352.6 362.1 361.9 129.6 134.6 135.3 299.7 306.1 304.6 2,435.6 2,558.1 2,564.7

Information

11.4 12.1 12.1 16.2 17.4 17.1 7.5 8.0 8.1 18.0 17.3 17.2 191.0 202.2 202.3

Financial Activities

63.5 64.6 64.7 88.8 89.2 89.5 34.1 32.6 32.7 76.0 75.1 75.2 796.6 826.4 827.2

Professional & Business Services

134.2 144.6 146.1 196.2 206.4 209.0 104.0 107.9 108.2 179.6 184.9 182.9 1,704.5 1,842.6 1,855.8

Education and Health Services

183.9 188.8 189.5 303.7 311.2 316.7 130.6 135.3 135.3 233.1 234.5 234.4 1,676.4 1,710.3 1,719.8

Leisure and Hospitality

99.6 110.8 111.1 167.8 195.1 195.7 72.3 86.1 86.9 152.5 166.1 168.9 1,106.9 1,272.5 1,291.5

Other Services

64.3 66.5 67.1 63.0 67.5 67.1 24.7 26.5 25.5 62.4 65.1 65.5 378.3 406.1 408.4

Government

206.2 205.5 204.0 308.4 311.9 309.9 179.7 173.8 174.1 340.8 341.6 347.1 1,917.4 1,962.3 1,964.0

(p) Preliminary

 Source: BLS Southwest Information Office, Dallas; CES and LAUS Surveys; July 16, 2021.