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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    
 
 
    Apr 2019
Name Apr 2019 Mar 2019 Apr 2018 Units
Monthly, Number of unemployed persons
Total, 16 years and over
5,387 6,382 5,932 Thous. of Persons
Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers
4,254 4,869 4,533 Thous. of Persons
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction
17 26 39 Thous. of Persons
Construction
439 490 623 Thous. of Persons
Manufacturing
483 475 521 Thous. of Persons
Durable goods
265 254 308 Thous. of Persons
Nondurable goods
218 221 212 Thous. of Persons
Wholesale and retail trade
829 917 843 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and utilities
255 262 207 Thous. of Persons
Information
87 105 62 Thous. of Persons
Financial activities
210 280 155 Thous. of Persons
Professinal and business services
611 678 596 Thous. of Persons
Education and health services
512 583 555 Thous. of Persons
Leisure and hospitality
647 827 719 Thous. of Persons
Other services
164 224 212 Thous. of Persons
Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers
121 195 137 Thous. of Persons
Government workers
347 405 433 Thous. of Persons
Self-employed, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers
208 375 300 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
3.3 3.9 3.7 %
Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers
3.3 3.8 3.6 %
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction
2.4 3.6 4.7 %
Construction
4.7 5.2 6.5 %
Manufacturing
3.0 2.9 3.3 %
Durable goods
2.6 2.5 3.1 %
Nondurable goods
3.6 3.6 3.5 %
Wholesale and retail trade
4.3 4.7 4.2 %
Transportation and utilities
3.4 3.6 3.0 %
Information
3.5 4.0 2.3 %
Financial activities
2.1 2.8 1.6 %
Professinal and business services
3.5 3.9 3.5 %
Education and health services
2.1 2.3 2.3 %
Leisure and hospitality
4.5 5.8 5.2 %
Other services
2.5 3.4 3.1 %
Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers
7.3 11.5 9.0 %
Government workers
1.6 1.9 2.0 %
Self-employed, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers
2.2 3.8 2.9 Thous. of Persons
   

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