Massachusetts Preliminary Monthly Job Estimates(CES-790)
(Seasonally Adjusted)
  Mar-2018 Feb-2018 Sep-2017 Mar-2017 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 3,640,900 3,636,200 3,614,000 3,599,100 4,700 26,900 41,800 0.1% 0.7% 1.2%
Total Private 3,190,600 3,185,000 3,163,400 3,146,700 5,600 27,200 43,900 0.2% 0.9% 1.4%
Goods Producing 408,400 406,700 398,300 394,400 1,700 10,100 14,000 0.4% 2.5% 3.5%
Service Providing 3,232,500 3,229,500 3,215,700 3,204,700 3,000 16,800 27,800 0.1% 0.5% 0.9%
Private Service Providing 2,782,200 2,778,300 2,765,100 2,752,300 3,900 17,100 29,900 0.1% 0.6% 1.1%
NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINING 1,100 1,200 1,100 1,100 (100) 0 0 -8.3% 0.0% 0.0%
MINING, LOGGING AND CONSTRUCTION 161,800 160,700 154,400 150,300 1,100 7,400 11,500 0.7% 4.8% 7.7%
CONSTRUCTION 160,700 159,500 153,300 149,200 1,200 7,400 11,500 0.8% 4.8% 7.7%
MANUFACTURING 246,600 246,000 243,900 244,100 600 2,700 2,500 0.2% 1.1% 1.0%
Durable Goods 158,600 157,800 156,500 157,000 800 2,100 1,600 0.5% 1.3% 1.0%
Nondurable Goods 88,000 88,200 87,400 87,100 (200) 600 900 -0.2% 0.7% 1.0%
TRADE, TRANSPORTATION, AND UTILITIES 580,400 580,600 581,800 578,500 (200) (1,400) 1,900 0.0% -0.2% 0.3%
WHOLESALE TRADE 127,900 127,600 125,500 125,700 300 2,400 2,200 0.2% 1.9% 1.8%
RETAIL TRADE 350,800 351,200 356,000 354,500 (400) (5,200) (3,700) -0.1% -1.5% -1.0%
TRANSPORTATION, WAREHOUSING & UTILITIES 101,700 101,800 100,300 98,300 (100) 1,400 3,400 -0.1% 1.4% 3.5%
INFORMATION 91,500 91,000 91,900 91,500 500 (400) 0 0.5% -0.4% 0.0%
FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES 221,600 221,600 221,600 221,500 0 0 100 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Finance and Insurance 173,500 173,700 174,900 175,100 (200) (1,400) (1,600) -0.1% -0.8% -0.9%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 48,100 47,900 46,700 46,400 200 1,400 1,700 0.4% 3.0% 3.7%
PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC & BUSINESS SERV 580,500 573,900 567,500 564,100 6,600 13,000 16,400 1.2% 2.3% 2.9%
Professional, Scientific, Technical Serv 326,100 325,000 316,200 312,900 1,100 9,900 13,200 0.3% 3.1% 4.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 67,300 67,300 67,400 67,200 0 (100) 100 0.0% -0.1% 0.1%
Admin & Support, Waste Man & Remediation 187,100 181,600 183,900 184,000 5,500 3,200 3,100 3.0% 1.7% 1.7%
EDUCATION AND HEALTH SERVICES 795,000 796,700 797,200 793,200 (1,700) (2,200) 1,800 -0.2% -0.3% 0.2%
Educational Services 166,800 168,300 168,600 167,200 (1,500) (1,800) (400) -0.9% -1.1% -0.2%
Health Care and Social Assistance 628,200 628,400 628,600 626,000 (200) (400) 2,200 0.0% -0.1% 0.4%
LEISURE AND HOSPITALITY 375,200 375,500 367,200 366,400 (300) 8,000 8,800 -0.1% 2.2% 2.4%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 64,300 65,000 60,600 59,800 (700) 3,700 4,500 -1.1% 6.1% 7.5%
Accommodation and Food Services 310,900 310,500 306,600 306,600 400 4,300 4,300 0.1% 1.4% 1.4%
OTHER SERVICES 138,000 139,000 137,900 137,100 (1,000) 100 900 -0.7% 0.1% 0.7%
GOVERNMENT 450,300 451,200 450,600 452,400 (900) (300) (2,100) -0.2% -0.1% -0.5%
Federal Government 45,500 45,700 46,100 46,000 (200) (600) (500) -0.4% -1.3% -1.1%
State Government 127,900 128,400 130,000 129,100 (500) (2,100) (1,200) -0.4% -1.6% -0.9%
Local Government 276,900 277,100 274,500 277,300 (200) 2,400 (400) -0.1% 0.9% -0.1%
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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