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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    
 
 
    Sep 2019
Name Sep 2019 Aug 2019 Sep 2018 Units
Monthly, Number of unemployed persons
Total, 16 years and over
5,465 6,203 5,766 Thous. of Persons
Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers
4,099 4,566 4,468 Thous. of Persons
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction
13 8 13 Thous. of Persons
Construction
319 361 412 Thous. of Persons
Manufacturing
530 512 547 Thous. of Persons
Durable goods
266 282 305 Thous. of Persons
Nondurable goods
263 229 242 Thous. of Persons
Wholesale and retail trade
666 799 810 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and utilities
235 308 189 Thous. of Persons
Information
109 121 62 Thous. of Persons
Financial activities
192 217 271 Thous. of Persons
Professinal and business services
585 582 557 Thous. of Persons
Education and health services
557 668 666 Thous. of Persons
Leisure and hospitality
678 728 722 Thous. of Persons
Other services
215 262 219 Thous. of Persons
Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers
68 63 71 Thous. of Persons
Government workers
389 659 416 Thous. of Persons
Self-employed, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers
259 283 251 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
3.3 3.8 3.6 %
Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers
3.2 3.5 3.5 %
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction
1.7 1.1 1.7 %
Construction
3.2 3.6 4.1 %
Manufacturing
3.4 3.2 3.5 %
Durable goods
2.7 2.8 3.1 %
Nondurable goods
4.5 3.9 4.3 %
Wholesale and retail trade
3.4 4.1 4.0 %
Transportation and utilities
3.2 4.2 2.6 %
Information
4.4 4.7 2.3 %
Financial activities
1.9 2.1 2.7 %
Professinal and business services
3.2 3.2 3.2 %
Education and health services
2.2 2.7 2.8 %
Leisure and hospitality
4.8 5.0 5.4 %
Other services
3.2 3.8 3.3 %
Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers
4.0 3.8 4.1 %
Government workers
1.8 3.1 2.0 %
Self-employed, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers
2.6 2.8 2.5 Thous. of Persons
   

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