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Table 13. Annual hires levels by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted

Table 13. Annual hires levels by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted(1)
[in thousands]
Industry and region 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014

Total

48,740 50,283 52,367 54,241 58,657

INDUSTRY

Total private

44,903 47,179 48,916 50,787 55,048

Mining and logging

282 339 379 346 407

Construction

4,022 4,193 3,969 3,844 3,799

Manufacturing

3,155 3,040 2,982 2,895 3,115

Durable goods

1,806 1,771 1,793 1,740 1,838

Nondurable goods

1,348 1,270 1,186 1,151 1,280

Trade, transportation, and utilities

9,734 10,001 10,480 11,153 12,776

Wholesale trade

1,405 1,508 1,558 1,422 1,760

Retail trade

6,725 6,808 6,999 7,810 8,827

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

1,605 1,683 1,922 1,919 2,187

Information

642 742 767 844 926

Financial activities

2,017 1,882 2,183 2,406 2,322

Finance and insurance

1,338 1,193 1,412 1,580 1,534

Real estate and rental and leasing

679 689 771 825 788

Professional and business services

9,425 10,458 10,604 10,970 12,109

Education and health services

5,856 5,801 6,229 6,463 6,887

Educational services

889 947 883 900 992

Health care and social assistance

4,965 4,856 5,344 5,565 5,896

Leisure and hospitality

7,824 8,510 9,099 9,634 10,469

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,326 1,452 1,540 1,569 1,719

Accommodation and food services

6,496 7,057 7,559 8,063 8,749

Other services

1,945 2,216 2,226 2,241 2,238

Government

3,842 3,104 3,450 3,453 3,611

Federal

1,044 335 364 368 375

State and local

2,793 2,769 3,086 3,084 3,237

REGION(2)

Northeast

8,669 8,434 8,443 8,527 8,880

South

18,297 19,209 20,731 21,464 23,104

Midwest

11,159 11,596 11,623 11,878 13,256

West

10,616 11,049 11,568 12,377 13,420

Footnotes
(1) The annual hires level is the total number of hires during the entire year.
(2) 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.

NOTE: Data have been revised to incorporate the annual updates to the Current Employment Statistics employment estimates.

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Last Modified Date: March 10, 2015
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