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Current Population Survey (Household Data):
Table A-14. Unemployed persons by industry and class of worker, Not seasonally adjusted

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Oct 2020
Name Oct 2020 Sep 2020 Oct 2019 Units
Monthly, Number of unemployed persons
Total, 16 years and over
10,620 12,277 5,510 Thous. of Persons
Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers
8,681 10,098 4,233 Thous. of Persons
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction
89 108 23 Thous. of Persons
Construction
674 700 398 Thous. of Persons
Manufacturing
787 935 484 Thous. of Persons
Durable goods
436 531 286 Thous. of Persons
Nondurable goods
351 404 198 Thous. of Persons
Wholesale and retail trade
1,333 1,545 732 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and utilities
588 753 197 Thous. of Persons
Information
137 202 79 Thous. of Persons
Financial activities
383 442 198 Thous. of Persons
Professinal and business services
1,066 1,161 625 Thous. of Persons
Education and health services
1,007 1,250 552 Thous. of Persons
Leisure and hospitality
2,102 2,436 747 Thous. of Persons
Other services
514 566 197 Thous. of Persons
Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers
110 76 62 Thous. of Persons
Government workers
685 884 414 Thous. of Persons
Self-employed, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers
632 688 209 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
6.6 7.7 3.3 %
Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers
6.8 8.0 3.3 %
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction
13.8 14.9 2.8 %
Construction
6.8 7.1 4.0 %
Manufacturing
5.2 6.2 3.1 %
Durable goods
4.6 5.7 2.9 %
Nondurable goods
6.3 7.1 3.5 %
Wholesale and retail trade
6.5 7.8 3.6 %
Transportation and utilities
7.9 9.8 2.6 %
Information
5.8 8.6 3.3 %
Financial activities
3.8 4.4 2.0 %
Professinal and business services
6.1 6.7 3.5 %
Education and health services
4.2 5.1 2.2 %
Leisure and hospitality
16.3 19.0 5.3 %
Other services
8.3 9.2 2.9 %
Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers
6.3 5.0 3.6 %
Government workers
3.2 4.1 1.9 %
Self-employed, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers
6.1 6.7 2.1 %
   

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