Massachusetts Preliminary Monthly Job Estimates(CES-790)
(Seasonally Adjusted)
  Nov-2017 Oct-2017 May-2017 Nov-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 3,648,600 3,641,900 3,607,000 3,583,400 6,700 41,600 65,200 0.2% 1.2% 1.8%
Total Private 3,189,400 3,182,100 3,148,300 3,120,700 7,300 41,100 68,700 0.2% 1.3% 2.2%
Goods Producing 402,600 398,100 394,400 391,100 4,500 8,200 11,500 1.1% 2.1% 2.9%
Service Providing 3,246,000 3,243,800 3,212,600 3,192,300 2,200 33,400 53,700 0.1% 1.0% 1.7%
Private Service Providing 2,786,800 2,784,000 2,753,900 2,729,600 2,800 32,900 57,200 0.1% 1.2% 2.1%
NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINING 1,200 1,100 1,100 1,000 100 100 200 9.1% 9.1% 20.0%
MINING, LOGGING AND CONSTRUCTION 156,000 153,100 150,500 147,100 2,900 5,500 8,900 1.9% 3.7% 6.1%
CONSTRUCTION 154,800 152,000 149,400 146,100 2,800 5,400 8,700 1.8% 3.6% 6.0%
MANUFACTURING 246,600 245,000 243,900 244,000 1,600 2,700 2,600 0.7% 1.1% 1.1%
Durable Goods 159,100 157,800 155,400 156,200 1,300 3,700 2,900 0.8% 2.4% 1.9%
Nondurable Goods 87,500 87,200 88,500 87,800 300 (1,000) (300) 0.3% -1.1% -0.3%
TRADE, TRANSPORTATION, AND UTILITIES 577,400 580,100 576,000 573,100 (2,700) 1,400 4,300 -0.5% 0.2% 0.8%
WHOLESALE TRADE 127,000 126,400 123,600 124,200 600 3,400 2,800 0.5% 2.8% 2.3%
RETAIL TRADE 355,100 358,200 357,200 354,100 (3,100) (2,100) 1,000 -0.9% -0.6% 0.3%
TRANSPORTATION, WAREHOUSING & UTILITIES 95,300 95,500 95,200 94,800 (200) 100 500 -0.2% 0.1% 0.5%
INFORMATION 88,100 88,900 89,800 89,800 (800) (1,700) (1,700) -0.9% -1.9% -1.9%
FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES 227,400 228,600 229,000 224,100 (1,200) (1,600) 3,300 -0.5% -0.7% 1.5%
Finance and Insurance 181,400 181,400 182,200 178,900 0 (800) 2,500 0.0% -0.4% 1.4%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 46,000 47,200 46,800 45,200 (1,200) (800) 800 -2.5% -1.7% 1.8%
PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC & BUSINESS SERV 574,300 571,900 563,000 554,800 2,400 11,300 19,500 0.4% 2.0% 3.5%
Professional, Scientific, Technical Serv 317,100 315,800 311,100 305,600 1,300 6,000 11,500 0.4% 1.9% 3.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 64,700 64,600 64,900 64,800 100 (200) (100) 0.2% -0.3% -0.2%
Admin & Support, Waste Man & Remediation 192,500 191,500 187,000 184,400 1,000 5,500 8,100 0.5% 2.9% 4.4%
EDUCATION AND HEALTH SERVICES 806,200 803,400 798,000 789,500 2,800 8,200 16,700 0.3% 1.0% 2.1%
Educational Services 167,200 167,200 166,200 165,100 0 1,000 2,100 0.0% 0.6% 1.3%
Health Care and Social Assistance 639,000 636,200 631,800 624,400 2,800 7,200 14,600 0.4% 1.1% 2.3%
LEISURE AND HOSPITALITY 372,100 367,900 360,800 360,900 4,200 11,300 11,200 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 66,000 60,600 56,500 57,000 5,400 9,500 9,000 8.9% 16.8% 15.8%
Accommodation and Food Services 306,100 307,300 304,300 303,900 (1,200) 1,800 2,200 -0.4% 0.6% 0.7%
OTHER SERVICES 141,300 143,200 137,300 137,400 (1,900) 4,000 3,900 -1.3% 2.9% 2.8%
GOVERNMENT 459,200 459,800 458,700 462,700 (600) 500 (3,500) -0.1% 0.1% -0.8%
Federal Government 46,000 46,100 46,300 46,100 (100) (300) (100) -0.2% -0.6% -0.2%
State Government 129,000 129,600 131,000 131,400 (600) (2,000) (2,400) -0.5% -1.5% -1.8%
Local Government 284,200 284,100 281,400 285,200 100 2,800 (1,000) 0.0% 1.0% -0.4%
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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