Massachusetts Preliminary Monthly Job Estimates(CES-790)
(Seasonally Adjusted)
  Dec-2016 Nov-2016 Jun-2016 Dec-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 3,590,400 3,583,800 3,564,700 3,515,400 6,600 25,700 75,000 0.2% 0.7% 2.1%
Total Private 3,135,600 3,124,300 3,110,100 3,063,400 11,300 25,500 72,200 0.4% 0.8% 2.4%
Goods Producing 406,000 402,000 400,900 396,300 4,000 5,100 9,700 1.0% 1.3% 2.4%
Service Providing 3,184,400 3,181,800 3,163,800 3,119,100 2,600 20,600 65,300 0.1% 0.7% 2.1%
Private Service Providing 2,729,600 2,722,300 2,709,200 2,667,100 7,300 20,400 62,500 0.3% 0.8% 2.3%
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 154,700 151,000 150,500 145,900 3,700 4,200 8,800 2.5% 2.8% 6.0%
CONSTRUCTION 153,600 149,900 149,500 144,800 3,700 4,100 8,800 2.5% 2.7% 6.1%
MANUFACTURING 251,300 251,000 250,400 250,400 300 900 900 0.1% 0.4% 0.4%
Durable Goods 161,200 160,600 160,000 160,800 600 1,200 400 0.4% 0.8% 0.2%
Nondurable Goods 90,100 90,400 90,400 89,600 (300) (300) 500 -0.3% -0.3% 0.6%
TRADE, TRANSPORTATION, AND UTILITIES 567,600 569,600 573,500 564,600 (2,000) (5,900) 3,000 -0.4% -1.0% 0.5%
WHOLESALE TRADE 121,900 122,800 123,800 123,500 (900) (1,900) (1,600) -0.7% -1.5% -1.3%
RETAIL TRADE 351,400 351,300 355,300 347,900 100 (3,900) 3,500 0.0% -1.1% 1.0%
TRANSPORTATION, WAREHOUSING & UTILITIES 94,300 95,500 94,400 93,200 (1,200) (100) 1,100 -1.3% -0.1% 1.2%
INFORMATION 88,400 87,400 89,100 87,700 1,000 (700) 700 1.1% -0.8% 0.8%
FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES 225,600 224,800 222,700 221,200 800 2,900 4,400 0.4% 1.3% 2.0%
Finance and Insurance 181,800 179,700 178,400 176,500 2,100 3,400 5,300 1.2% 1.9% 3.0%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 43,800 45,100 44,300 44,700 (1,300) (500) (900) -2.9% -1.1% -2.0%
PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC & BUSINESS SERV 557,200 556,000 548,900 538,400 1,200 8,300 18,800 0.2% 1.5% 3.5%
Professional, Scientific, Technical Serv 303,700 303,800 299,000 294,600 (100) 4,700 9,100 0.0% 1.6% 3.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 65,200 65,800 67,100 65,600 (600) (1,900) (400) -0.9% -2.8% -0.6%
Admin & Support, Waste Man & Remediation 188,300 186,400 182,800 178,200 1,900 5,500 10,100 1.0% 3.0% 5.7%
EDUCATION AND HEALTH SERVICES 796,000 791,400 783,400 769,200 4,600 12,600 26,800 0.6% 1.6% 3.5%
Educational Services 166,300 165,200 166,700 161,800 1,100 (400) 4,500 0.7% -0.2% 2.8%
Health Care and Social Assistance 629,700 626,200 616,700 607,400 3,500 13,000 22,300 0.6% 2.1% 3.7%
LEISURE AND HOSPITALITY 358,100 357,200 355,300 349,200 900 2,800 8,900 0.3% 0.8% 2.5%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 54,000 54,500 55,100 55,100 (500) (1,100) (1,100) -0.9% -2.0% -2.0%
Accommodation and Food Services 304,100 302,700 300,200 294,100 1,400 3,900 10,000 0.5% 1.3% 3.4%
OTHER SERVICES 136,700 135,900 136,300 136,800 800 400 (100) 0.6% 0.3% -0.1%
GOVERNMENT 454,800 459,500 454,600 452,000 (4,700) 200 2,800 -1.0% 0.0% 0.6%
Federal Government 45,900 46,100 45,700 45,300 (200) 200 600 -0.4% 0.4% 1.3%
State Government 136,000 135,300 134,000 132,800 700 2,000 3,200 0.5% 1.5% 2.4%
Local Government 272,900 278,100 274,900 273,900 (5,200) (2,000) (1,000) -1.9% -0.7% -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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