Massachusetts Preliminary Monthly Job Estimates(CES-790)
(Seasonally Adjusted)
  Feb-2017 Jan-2017 Aug-2016 Feb-2016 Net Change Net Change Net Change % Change % Change % Change
INDUSTRY SUPER SECTOR Current Month Prior Month 6-Months Year Ago Prior Month 6-Months Year Ago Prior month 6-Months Year Ago
TOTAL NONFARM 3,603,600 3,593,500 3,573,800 3,545,900 10,100 29,800 57,700 0.3% 0.8% 1.6%
Total Private 3,144,800 3,133,100 3,117,700 3,094,400 11,700 27,100 50,400 0.4% 0.9% 1.6%
Goods Producing 396,300 395,100 391,900 392,900 1,200 4,400 3,400 0.3% 1.1% 0.9%
Service Providing 3,207,300 3,198,400 3,181,900 3,153,000 8,900 25,400 54,300 0.3% 0.8% 1.7%
Private Service Providing 2,748,500 2,738,000 2,725,800 2,701,500 10,500 22,700 47,000 0.4% 0.8% 1.7%
NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINING 1,100 1,100 1,000 1,100 0 100 0 0.0% 10.0% 0.0%
MINING, LOGGING AND CONSTRUCTION 151,300 150,700 146,400 146,000 600 4,900 5,300 0.4% 3.3% 3.6%
CONSTRUCTION 150,200 149,600 145,400 144,900 600 4,800 5,300 0.4% 3.3% 3.7%
MANUFACTURING 245,000 244,400 245,500 246,900 600 (500) (1,900) 0.2% -0.2% -0.8%
Durable Goods 157,700 156,700 158,400 159,700 1,000 (700) (2,000) 0.6% -0.4% -1.3%
Nondurable Goods 87,300 87,700 87,100 87,200 (400) 200 100 -0.5% 0.2% 0.1%
TRADE, TRANSPORTATION, AND UTILITIES 578,900 579,000 577,300 573,300 (100) 1,600 5,600 0.0% 0.3% 1.0%
WHOLESALE TRADE 124,800 124,300 125,400 124,500 500 (600) 300 0.4% -0.5% 0.2%
RETAIL TRADE 358,600 359,300 356,900 355,000 (700) 1,700 3,600 -0.2% 0.5% 1.0%
TRANSPORTATION, WAREHOUSING & UTILITIES 95,500 95,400 95,000 93,800 100 500 1,700 0.1% 0.5% 1.8%
INFORMATION 90,000 89,500 89,700 89,500 500 300 500 0.6% 0.3% 0.6%
FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES 227,000 227,200 224,100 223,100 (200) 2,900 3,900 -0.1% 1.3% 1.7%
Finance and Insurance 180,700 181,600 178,600 178,100 (900) 2,100 2,600 -0.5% 1.2% 1.5%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 46,300 45,600 45,500 45,000 700 800 1,300 1.5% 1.8% 2.9%
PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC & BUSINESS SERV 557,100 553,400 551,700 544,400 3,700 5,400 12,700 0.7% 1.0% 2.3%
Professional, Scientific, Technical Serv 309,700 307,900 305,100 300,600 1,800 4,600 9,100 0.6% 1.5% 3.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 65,300 65,400 65,600 65,000 (100) (300) 300 -0.2% -0.5% 0.5%
Admin & Support, Waste Man & Remediation 182,100 180,100 181,000 178,800 2,000 1,100 3,300 1.1% 0.6% 1.8%
EDUCATION AND HEALTH SERVICES 798,000 789,600 784,300 776,500 8,400 13,700 21,500 1.1% 1.7% 2.8%
Educational Services 167,000 160,000 166,700 165,600 7,000 300 1,400 4.4% 0.2% 0.8%
Health Care and Social Assistance 631,000 629,600 617,600 610,900 1,400 13,400 20,100 0.2% 2.2% 3.3%
LEISURE AND HOSPITALITY 361,000 362,400 362,700 358,800 (1,400) (1,700) 2,200 -0.4% -0.5% 0.6%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 56,700 56,900 59,500 58,700 (200) (2,800) (2,000) -0.4% -4.7% -3.4%
Accommodation and Food Services 304,300 305,500 303,200 300,100 (1,200) 1,100 4,200 -0.4% 0.4% 1.4%
OTHER SERVICES 136,500 136,900 136,000 135,900 (400) 500 600 -0.3% 0.4% 0.4%
GOVERNMENT 458,800 460,400 456,100 451,500 (1,600) 2,700 7,300 -0.3% 0.6% 1.6%
Federal Government 46,100 46,100 46,000 45,500 0 100 600 0.0% 0.2% 1.3%
State Government 132,100 132,000 132,300 130,600 100 (200) 1,500 0.1% -0.2% 1.1%
Local Government 280,600 282,300 277,800 275,400 (1,700) 2,800 5,200 -0.6% 1.0% 1.9%
Current Employment Statistics (CES-790) program: 2013 Benchmark
A monthly survey of Massachusetts employers, designed to produce preliminary employment estimates for the State and its major labor market areas. The survey counts the total number of payroll jobs in nonagricultural establishments by place of work.



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