Massachusetts Preliminary Monthly Job Estimates(CES-790)
(Seasonally Adjusted)
  Aug-2016 Jul-2016 Feb-2016 Aug-2015 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 3,576,400 3,570,500 3,530,500 3,508,300 5,900 45,900 68,100 0.2% 1.3% 1.9%
Total Private 3,122,600 3,115,700 3,077,400 3,057,300 6,900 45,200 65,300 0.2% 1.5% 2.1%
Goods Producing 402,400 400,900 399,000 390,800 1,500 3,400 11,600 0.4% 0.9% 3.0%
Service Providing 3,174,000 3,169,600 3,131,500 3,117,500 4,400 42,500 56,500 0.1% 1.4% 1.8%
Private Service Providing 2,720,200 2,714,800 2,678,400 2,666,500 5,400 41,800 53,700 0.2% 1.6% 2.0%
NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINING 1,000 1,000 1,100 1,000 0 (100) 0 0.0% -9.1% 0.0%
MINING, LOGGING AND CONSTRUCTION 152,000 151,100 148,700 140,300 900 3,300 11,700 0.6% 2.2% 8.3%
CONSTRUCTION 151,000 150,100 147,600 139,300 900 3,400 11,700 0.6% 2.3% 8.4%
MANUFACTURING 250,400 249,800 250,300 250,500 600 100 (100) 0.2% 0.0% 0.0%
Durable Goods 160,800 160,400 160,800 161,500 400 0 (700) 0.2% 0.0% -0.4%
Nondurable Goods 89,600 89,400 89,500 89,000 200 100 600 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
TRADE, TRANSPORTATION, AND UTILITIES 574,300 573,600 571,000 571,700 700 3,300 2,600 0.1% 0.6% 0.5%
WHOLESALE TRADE 122,800 124,100 124,300 123,900 (1,300) (1,500) (1,100) -1.0% -1.2% -0.9%
RETAIL TRADE 356,100 354,600 352,900 353,900 1,500 3,200 2,200 0.4% 0.9% 0.6%
TRANSPORTATION, WAREHOUSING & UTILITIES 95,400 94,900 93,800 93,900 500 1,600 1,500 0.5% 1.7% 1.6%
INFORMATION 89,200 88,300 88,400 88,000 900 800 1,200 1.0% 0.9% 1.4%
FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES 224,200 223,500 222,100 221,000 700 2,100 3,200 0.3% 0.9% 1.4%
Finance and Insurance 180,100 179,500 177,800 176,600 600 2,300 3,500 0.3% 1.3% 2.0%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 44,100 44,000 44,300 44,400 100 (200) (300) 0.2% -0.5% -0.7%
PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC & BUSINESS SERV 552,600 554,000 540,400 537,300 (1,400) 12,200 15,300 -0.3% 2.3% 2.8%
Professional, Scientific, Technical Serv 302,000 301,400 296,200 295,300 600 5,800 6,700 0.2% 2.0% 2.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 67,600 68,400 65,700 65,400 (800) 1,900 2,200 -1.2% 2.9% 3.4%
Admin & Support, Waste Man & Remediation 183,000 184,200 178,500 176,600 (1,200) 4,500 6,400 -0.7% 2.5% 3.6%
EDUCATION AND HEALTH SERVICES 783,200 782,000 771,700 763,000 1,200 11,500 20,200 0.2% 1.5% 2.6%
Educational Services 163,100 164,400 161,500 164,200 (1,300) 1,600 (1,100) -0.8% 1.0% -0.7%
Health Care and Social Assistance 620,100 617,600 610,200 598,800 2,500 9,900 21,300 0.4% 1.6% 3.6%
LEISURE AND HOSPITALITY 360,900 358,700 349,000 350,500 2,200 11,900 10,400 0.6% 3.4% 3.0%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 56,900 57,300 54,300 57,100 (400) 2,600 (200) -0.7% 4.8% -0.4%
Accommodation and Food Services 304,000 301,400 294,700 293,400 2,600 9,300 10,600 0.9% 3.2% 3.6%
OTHER SERVICES 135,800 134,700 135,800 135,000 1,100 0 800 0.8% 0.0% 0.6%
GOVERNMENT 453,800 454,800 453,100 451,000 (1,000) 700 2,800 -0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Federal Government 45,700 45,700 45,300 45,500 0 400 200 0.0% 0.9% 0.4%
State Government 133,900 135,000 135,300 132,200 (1,100) (1,400) 1,700 -0.8% -1.0% 1.3%
Local Government 274,200 274,100 272,500 273,300 100 1,700 900 0.0% 0.6% 0.3%
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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