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Table 10. Quits levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted

Table 10. Quits levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted(1)
Industry and region Levels (in thousands) Rates(2)
July
2013
June
2014
July
2014(p)
July
2013
June
2014
July
2014(p)

Total

2,672 2,649 2,926 2.0 1.9 2.1

INDUSTRY

Total private

2,507 2,466 2,763 2.2 2.1 2.3

Mining and logging

16 15 16 1.8 1.6 1.7

Construction

130 126 139 2.1 2.0 2.2

Manufacturing

131 121 153 1.1 1.0 1.3

Durable goods

83 62 84 1.1 0.8 1.1

Nondurable goods

48 59 69 1.1 1.3 1.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

489 591 649 1.9 2.2 2.5

Wholesale trade

49 73 83 0.8 1.2 1.4

Retail trade

365 435 474 2.4 2.8 3.1

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

75 83 92 1.5 1.6 1.8

Information

45 32 35 1.6 1.2 1.3

Financial activities

115 89 111 1.4 1.1 1.4

Finance and insurance

77 62 76 1.3 1.0 1.3

Real estate and rental and leasing

38 27 35 1.8 1.3 1.7

Professional and business services

554 469 522 3.0 2.4 2.7

Education and health services

356 351 413 1.7 1.7 2.0

Educational services

39 53 56 1.3 1.6 1.8

Health care and social assistance

317 299 357 1.8 1.7 2.0

Leisure and hospitality

564 570 621 3.8 3.7 4.0

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

64 58 71 2.7 2.5 2.9

Accommodation and food services

500 512 550 4.0 4.0 4.3

Other services

108 103 104 1.9 1.9 1.9

Government

165 183 163 0.8 0.8 0.8

Federal

12 12 10 0.4 0.4 0.4

State and local

152 171 153 0.9 0.9 0.9

REGION(3)

Northeast

352 352 392 1.4 1.3 1.5

South

1,096 1,118 1,162 2.2 2.2 2.3

Midwest

620 634 689 2.0 2.0 2.2

West

604 546 682 2.0 1.7 2.2

Footnotes
(1) Quits are the number of quits during the entire month.
(2) The quits rate is the number of quits 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

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Last Modified Date: September 09, 2014
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