Massachusetts Preliminary Monthly Job Estimates(CES-790)
(Seasonally Adjusted)
  Oct-2016 Sep-2016 Apr-2016 Oct-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 3,576,700 3,582,200 3,552,300 3,505,300 (5,500) 24,400 71,400 -0.2% 0.7% 2.0%
Total Private 3,120,500 3,126,700 3,097,100 3,054,300 (6,200) 23,400 66,200 -0.2% 0.8% 2.2%
Goods Producing 401,700 401,700 401,000 390,500 0 700 11,200 0.0% 0.2% 2.9%
Service Providing 3,175,000 3,180,500 3,151,300 3,114,800 (5,500) 23,700 60,200 -0.2% 0.8% 1.9%
Private Service Providing 2,718,800 2,725,000 2,696,100 2,663,800 (6,200) 22,700 55,000 -0.2% 0.8% 2.1%
NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINING 1,000 1,000 1,100 1,100 0 (100) (100) 0.0% -9.1% -9.1%
MINING, LOGGING AND CONSTRUCTION 150,600 150,700 150,600 140,500 (100) 0 10,100 -0.1% 0.0% 7.2%
CONSTRUCTION 149,600 149,700 149,500 139,400 (100) 100 10,200 -0.1% 0.1% 7.3%
MANUFACTURING 251,100 251,000 250,400 250,000 100 700 1,100 0.0% 0.3% 0.4%
Durable Goods 161,900 161,800 160,300 160,700 100 1,600 1,200 0.1% 1.0% 0.7%
Nondurable Goods 89,200 89,200 90,100 89,300 0 (900) (100) 0.0% -1.0% -0.1%
TRADE, TRANSPORTATION, AND UTILITIES 571,100 573,500 573,800 567,500 (2,400) (2,700) 3,600 -0.4% -0.5% 0.6%
WHOLESALE TRADE 123,200 123,400 124,100 124,400 (200) (900) (1,200) -0.2% -0.7% -1.0%
RETAIL TRADE 352,800 353,800 354,600 350,100 (1,000) (1,800) 2,700 -0.3% -0.5% 0.8%
TRANSPORTATION, WAREHOUSING & UTILITIES 95,100 96,300 95,100 93,000 (1,200) 0 2,100 -1.2% 0.0% 2.3%
INFORMATION 87,700 88,000 89,700 87,400 (300) (2,000) 300 -0.3% -2.2% 0.3%
FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES 222,900 223,800 222,300 220,200 (900) 600 2,700 -0.4% 0.3% 1.2%
Finance and Insurance 179,300 179,000 177,700 175,300 300 1,600 4,000 0.2% 0.9% 2.3%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 43,600 44,800 44,600 44,900 (1,200) (1,000) (1,300) -2.7% -2.2% -2.9%
PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC & BUSINESS SERV 554,100 552,400 546,000 536,000 1,700 8,100 18,100 0.3% 1.5% 3.4%
Professional, Scientific, Technical Serv 303,200 301,800 300,000 293,200 1,400 3,200 10,000 0.5% 1.1% 3.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 66,100 65,700 66,300 65,300 400 (200) 800 0.6% -0.3% 1.2%
Admin & Support, Waste Man & Remediation 184,800 184,900 179,700 177,500 (100) 5,100 7,300 -0.1% 2.8% 4.1%
EDUCATION AND HEALTH SERVICES 789,100 793,200 774,000 766,300 (4,100) 15,100 22,800 -0.5% 2.0% 3.0%
Educational Services 163,100 169,000 162,300 162,600 (5,900) 800 500 -3.5% 0.5% 0.3%
Health Care and Social Assistance 626,000 624,200 611,700 603,700 1,800 14,300 22,300 0.3% 2.3% 3.7%
LEISURE AND HOSPITALITY 358,100 359,700 352,400 349,600 (1,600) 5,700 8,500 -0.4% 1.6% 2.4%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 56,800 56,300 55,800 54,400 500 1,000 2,400 0.9% 1.8% 4.4%
Accommodation and Food Services 301,300 303,400 296,600 295,200 (2,100) 4,700 6,100 -0.7% 1.6% 2.1%
OTHER SERVICES 135,800 134,400 137,900 136,800 1,400 (2,100) (1,000) 1.0% -1.5% -0.7%
GOVERNMENT 456,200 455,500 455,200 451,000 700 1,000 5,200 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Federal Government 46,000 46,000 45,100 45,300 0 900 700 0.0% 2.0% 1.5%
State Government 135,000 135,400 135,700 131,400 (400) (700) 3,600 -0.3% -0.5% 2.7%
Local Government 275,200 274,100 274,400 274,300 1,100 800 900 0.4% 0.3% 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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