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Table A. Job openings, hires, and total separations by industry, seasonally adjusted

Table A. Job openings, hires, and total separations by industry, seasonally adjusted
Category Job openings Hires Total separations
June
2014
May
2015
June
2015(p)
June
2014
May
2015
June
2015(p)
June
2014
May
2015
June
2015(p)

LEVELS BY INDUSTRY
(in thousands)

Total

4,710 5,357 5,249 4,820 5,060 5,177 4,523 4,799 4,931

Total private(1)

4,201 4,857 4,762 4,522 4,732 4,853 4,232 4,480 4,620

Construction

150 163 143 267 320 333 251 280 348

Manufacturing

299 333 308 273 245 274 251 238 269

Durable goods

182 194 196 154 141 159 138 141 159

Nondurable goods

116 139 112 118 104 115 112 97 110

Trade, transportation, and utilities(2)

807 957 949 1,097 1,107 1,159 1,022 1,071 1,108

Retail trade

464 537 539 747 782 792 710 745 762

Professional and business services

888 1,103 1,151 990 1,040 1,029 914 961 965

Education and health services(3)

815 968 990 540 598 584 500 547 539

Health care and social assistance

728 883 900 455 515 497 426 467 451

Leisure and hospitality

678 735 687 881 932 927 853 892 887

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

72 77 67 147 154 148 133 120 147

Accommodation and food services

606 658 620 735 778 779 719 772 740

Government(4)

509 499 487 298 328 325 291 319 311

State and local

440 427 409 264 286 294 260 280 281

RATES BY INDUSTRY
(percent)

Total

3.3 3.6 3.6 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.3 3.4 3.5

Total private(1)

3.5 3.9 3.8 3.9 4.0 4.0 3.6 3.7 3.9

Construction

2.4 2.5 2.2 4.4 5.0 5.2 4.1 4.4 5.5

Manufacturing

2.4 2.6 2.4 2.2 2.0 2.2 2.1 1.9 2.2

Durable goods

2.3 2.4 2.5 2.0 1.8 2.0 1.8 1.8 2.0

Nondurable goods

2.5 3.0 2.4 2.6 2.3 2.5 2.5 2.1 2.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities(2)

3.0 3.4 3.4 4.2 4.1 4.3 3.9 4.0 4.1

Retail trade

2.9 3.3 3.3 4.9 5.0 5.1 4.6 4.8 4.9

Professional and business services

4.4 5.3 5.5 5.2 5.3 5.2 4.8 4.9 4.9

Education and health services(3)

3.7 4.2 4.3 2.5 2.7 2.7 2.3 2.5 2.4

Health care and social assistance

3.9 4.6 4.6 2.5 2.8 2.7 2.4 2.5 2.4

Leisure and hospitality

4.4 4.6 4.3 6.0 6.2 6.1 5.8 5.9 5.9

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

3.3 3.4 3.0 7.0 7.1 6.8 6.3 5.5 6.8

Accommodation and food services

4.6 4.8 4.6 5.8 6.0 6.0 5.7 6.0 5.7

Government(4)

2.3 2.2 2.2 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.3 1.5 1.4

State and local

2.3 2.2 2.1 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.5 1.5

Footnotes
(1) Includes mining and logging, information, financial activities, and other services, not shown separately.
(2) Includes wholesale trade and transportation, warehousing, and utilities, not shown separately.
(3) Includes educational services, not shown separately.
(4) Includes federal government, not shown separately.
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: August 12, 2015
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