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Table 16. Annual total separations rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted

Table 16. Annual total separations rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted(1)
[percent]
Industry and region 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014

Total

36.7 36.6 37.3 38.0 39.9

INDUSTRY

Total private

40.5 40.8 41.5 42.2 44.4

Mining and logging

29.6 30.6 42.3 38.2 40.3

Construction

77.0 72.0 68.3 61.7 57.4

Manufacturing

26.5 24.1 23.5 23.1 23.8

Durable goods

23.8 21.2 22.1 21.8 21.4

Nondurable goods

30.7 28.9 26.0 25.2 27.9

Trade, transportation, and utilities

38.1 37.8 39.5 41.0 46.2

Wholesale trade

25.7 25.0 25.9 23.8 28.4

Retail trade

45.3 44.4 46.0 49.2 55.5

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

30.7 32.8 35.5 35.8 38.6

Information

26.3 27.7 29.2 29.6 32.2

Financial activities

27.0 23.9 26.9 29.4 27.5

Finance and insurance

23.6 20.1 23.2 26.1 24.8

Real estate and rental and leasing

36.9 35.5 37.8 39.2 35.6

Professional and business services

53.2 57.0 55.8 56.3 59.8

Education and health services

27.8 26.8 27.8 29.1 29.7

Educational services

25.7 25.3 25.8 25.7 26.4

Health care and social assistance

28.2 27.1 28.2 29.7 30.3

Leisure and hospitality

58.1 61.3 62.8 64.1 68.0

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

67.1 76.8 73.7 73.4 77.8

Accommodation and food services

56.6 58.8 61.0 62.5 66.3

Other services

36.2 40.3 40.3 39.4 38.8

Government

18.3 15.7 16.0 16.0 16.2

Federal

33.3 12.9 13.6 15.7 14.1

State and local

16.1 16.1 16.3 16.1 16.4

REGION(2)

Northeast

34.8 32.4 32.6 33.1 33.9

South

37.3 38.6 40.6 41.0 43.7

Midwest

36.8 37.1 37.1 36.3 38.9

West

36.9 36.3 36.2 38.7 39.9

Footnotes
(1) The annual total separations rate is the number of total separations during the entire year as a percent of annual average employment.
(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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