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Table A-14. Unemployed persons by industry and class of worker, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-14. Unemployed persons by industry and class of worker, not seasonally adjusted
Industry and class of worker Number of
unemployed
persons
(in thousands)
Unemployment
rates
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014

Total, 16 years and over(1)

11,815 10,537 7.6 6.8

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers

9,148 8,110 7.6 6.7

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

72 60 6.1 5.3

Construction

1,195 950 14.7 11.3

Manufacturing

968 826 6.4 5.4

Durable goods

582 471 6.1 4.9

Nondurable goods

386 355 6.8 6.2

Wholesale and retail trade

1,500 1,414 7.5 6.8

Transportation and utilities

463 424 7.6 6.8

Information

145 161 5.2 5.1

Financial activities

414 403 4.3 4.2

Professional and business services

1,378 1,273 8.9 8.1

Education and health services

1,111 900 5.0 4.0

Leisure and hospitality

1,467 1,312 10.8 10.2

Other services

435 386 6.8 6.2

Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers

175 213 13.5 14.9

Government workers

786 681 3.6 3.2

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

537 485 5.6 4.9

Footnotes
(1) Persons with no previous work experience and persons whose last job was in the U.S. Armed Forces are included in the unemployed total.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: April 04, 2014
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