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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 2018
Name Sep 2018 Aug 2018 Sep 2017 Units
Monthly, Number of unemployed persons
Total, 16 years and over
5,766 6,370 6,556 Thous. of Persons
Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers
4,468 4,708 5,063 Thous. of Persons
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction
13 15 24 Thous. of Persons
Construction
412 328 433 Thous. of Persons
Manufacturing
547 498 587 Thous. of Persons
Durable goods
305 254 365 Thous. of Persons
Nondurable goods
242 244 221 Thous. of Persons
Wholesale and retail trade
810 874 843 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and utilities
189 247 282 Thous. of Persons
Information
62 94 141 Thous. of Persons
Financial activities
271 266 240 Thous. of Persons
Professinal and business services
557 611 723 Thous. of Persons
Education and health services
666 743 804 Thous. of Persons
Leisure and hospitality
722 808 708 Thous. of Persons
Other services
219 222 280 Thous. of Persons
Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers
71 126 111 Thous. of Persons
Government workers
416 584 438 Thous. of Persons
Self-employed, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers
251 304 312 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
3.6 3.9 4.1 %
Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers
3.5 3.7 4.0 %
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction
1.7 1.9 3.0 %
Construction
4.1 3.4 4.7 %
Manufacturing
3.5 3.2 3.8 %
Durable goods
3.1 2.6 3.8 %
Nondurable goods
4.3 4.3 3.9 %
Wholesale and retail trade
4.0 4.3 4.1 %
Transportation and utilities
2.6 3.4 4.1 %
Information
2.3 3.5 5.1 %
Financial activities
2.7 2.7 2.5 %
Professinal and business services
3.2 3.5 4.1 %
Education and health services
2.8 3.1 3.4 %
Leisure and hospitality
5.4 5.8 5.0 %
Other services
3.3 3.2 4.2 %
Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers
4.1 7.2 6.7 %
Government workers
2.0 2.8 2.1 %
Self-employed, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers
2.5 3.0 3.1 Thous. of Persons
   

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