HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-31. Unemployed persons by industry, class of worker, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Industry and class of worker Total unemployed Unemployment rates
July
2018
July
2019
Total Men Women
July
2018
July
2019
July
2018
July
2019
July
2018
July
2019

Total, 16 years and over(1)

6,730 6,556 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.7 4.5 4.3

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers(2)

4,819 4,633 3.7 3.5 3.3 3.4 4.1 3.7

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

29 18 3.4 2.3 3.8 2.6 1.3 0.0

Construction

333 386 3.4 3.8 3.4 3.7 3.7 4.9

Manufacturing

596 472 3.8 3.0 3.6 2.9 4.3 3.2

Durable goods

339 295 3.5 3.0 3.5 3.0 3.4 2.8

Nonmetallic mineral products

11 25 2.3 5.1 3.0 5.5 0.0 3.9

Primary and fabricated metal products

37 39 2.3 2.1 2.5 2.5 1.7 0.0

Machinery manufacturing

29 22 2.4 2.1 2.9 0.9 0.6 6.0

Computer and electronic products

41 8 3.6 0.8 3.6 1.1 3.9 0.0

Electrical equipment and appliances

33 1 8.4 0.2 5.0 0.3 16.4 0.0

Transportation equipment

96 105 3.7 4.0 2.8 3.9 7.0 4.5

Wood products

7 15 1.6 3.2 1.9 4.0 - 0.0

Furniture and related products

18 16 4.9 4.7 6.6 4.0 0.0 6.2

Miscellaneous manufacturing

66 64 4.1 3.9 5.8 4.6 1.1 2.6

Nondurable goods

257 178 4.4 3.1 3.9 2.7 5.3 3.7

Food manufacturing

141 71 7.3 4.0 6.5 2.6 8.4 6.2

Beverage and tobacco products

7 3 2.1 1.1 1.5 0.0 3.6 3.2

Textile, apparel, and leather

34 17 5.7 3.3 8.0 4.0 3.6 2.7

Paper and printing

9 23 1.0 2.6 0.7 2.6 1.8 2.6

Petroleum and coal products

8 14 4.5 8.0 5.9 9.1 - -

Chemicals

47 21 3.3 1.3 2.3 0.9 5.2 2.0

Plastics and rubber products

12 28 2.3 4.9 2.4 5.7 1.8 3.1

Wholesale and retail trade

841 779 4.1 3.9 3.6 3.6 4.7 4.4

Wholesale trade

97 87 2.6 2.5 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.4

Retail trade

743 692 4.4 4.3 3.9 3.9 5.0 4.6

Transportation and utilities

254 277 3.6 3.7 2.6 3.6 6.9 4.1

Transportation and warehousing

232 265 3.8 4.2 3.0 4.0 6.8 4.7

Utilities

22 12 2.1 1.1 0.5 1.4 7.1 0.0

Information(3)

114 103 4.2 3.9 4.9 4.4 2.8 3.1

Publishing, except Internet

42 28 8.1 7.0 12.3 7.7 2.9 6.2

Motion picture and sound recording industries

38 27 8.3 5.7 10.2 7.3 4.3 2.1

Radio and television broadcasting and cable subscription programming

11 19 1.9 3.3 0.0 2.6 5.4 4.9

Telecommunications

18 19 2.1 2.3 2.8 3.3 0.0 0.0

Financial activities

233 169 2.3 1.7 2.6 1.5 2.1 1.9

Finance and insurance

148 106 2.1 1.5 2.6 1.4 1.7 1.6

Finance

104 64 2.3 1.4 2.8 1.3 1.8 1.6

Insurance

45 42 1.7 1.6 2.0 1.5 1.6 1.6

Real estate and rental and leasing

84 63 2.9 2.2 2.5 1.6 3.4 2.9

Real estate

70 57 2.8 2.3 2.2 1.7 3.4 2.9

Rental and leasing services

14 6 3.4 1.7 3.5 1.2 2.9 2.8

Professional and business services

632 635 3.6 3.4 3.2 3.2 4.2 3.9

Professional and technical services

208 281 1.8 2.4 1.7 1.9 2.0 3.0

Management, administrative, and waste services(3)

424 354 6.8 5.5 5.7 5.3 8.5 5.8

Administrative and support services

416 327 7.4 5.7 6.5 5.4 8.8 6.1

Waste management and remediation services

0 13 0.0 2.8 0.0 3.4 - 0.0

Education and health services

767 757 3.2 3.1 2.0 2.9 3.6 3.1

Educational services

274 311 5.9 6.5 2.4 5.7 7.6 6.9

Health care and social assistance

492 445 2.5 2.3 1.8 1.8 2.7 2.4

Hospitals

71 65 1.1 1.0 1.2 0.5 1.0 1.1

Health services, except hospitals

287 277 2.8 2.7 1.8 2.2 3.1 2.8

Social assistance

135 104 5.0 3.9 4.0 4.3 5.2 3.8

Leisure and hospitality

779 805 5.2 5.3 4.7 5.3 5.5 5.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

153 112 5.1 3.5 4.6 3.0 5.7 4.1

Accommodation and food services

626 693 5.2 5.7 4.8 6.0 5.5 5.5

Accommodation

74 71 4.2 4.3 4.0 2.0 4.3 5.8

Food services and drinking places

551 623 5.3 5.9 4.9 6.5 5.7 5.4

Other services

242 233 3.5 3.4 2.7 3.2 4.1 3.7

Other services, except private households

188 207 3.1 3.5 2.5 3.1 3.7 3.9

Repair and maintenance

57 86 2.9 4.5 2.2 4.1 7.3 6.8

Personal and laundry services

60 56 3.0 2.9 2.7 3.1 3.1 2.8

Membership associations and organizations

71 65 3.2 3.1 2.8 1.4 3.6 4.5

Private households

54 26 6.3 3.1 - 6.2 5.5 2.8

Agricultural and related private wage and salary workers(2)

112 77 5.9 4.4 5.3 3.4 7.8 7.3

Government wage and salary workers

744 816 3.6 3.9 2.9 2.6 4.1 5.0

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

253 216 2.5 2.1 2.7 2.2 2.3 2.1

No previous work experience

803 813 - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes a small number of persons whose last job was in the Armed Forces.
(2) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.
(3) Includes other industries, not shown separately.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: August 02, 2019