Jun-2020 May-2020 Dec-2019 Jun-2019 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 3,160,800 3,077,100 3,698,400 3,690,600 83,700 -621,300 7,800 2.72 % 14.54 % 14.36 %
Total private 2,752,000 2,654,700 3,241,700 3,231,900 97,300 -587,000 9,800 3.67 % 15.11 % 14.85 %
Goods-producing 371,900 346,800 405,400 406,900 25,100 -58,600 -1,500 7.24 % 8.26 % 8.60 %
Service-providing 2,788,900 2,730,300 3,293,000 3,283,700 58,600 -562,700 9,300 2.15 % 15.31 % 15.07 %
Private service-providing 2,380,100 2,307,900 2,836,300 2,825,000 72,200 -528,400 11,300 3.13 % 16.08 % 15.75 %
Mining and logging 800 900 1,000 1,100 -100 -100 -100 11.11 % 20.00 % 27.27 %
Mining, Logging, and Construction 141,500 121,900 162,900 163,300 19,600 -41,000 -400 16.08 % 13.14 % 13.35 %
Construction 140,700 121,000 161,900 162,200 19,700 -40,900 -300 16.28 % 13.09 % 13.26 %
Manufacturing 230,400 224,900 242,500 243,600 5,500 -17,600 -1,100 2.45 % 4.99 % 5.42 %
Durable goods 148,900 147,800 156,900 157,600 1,100 -9,100 -700 0.74 % 5.10 % 5.52 %
Nondurable goods 81,500 77,100 85,600 86,000 4,400 -8,500 -400 5.71 % 4.79 % 5.23 %
Trade, transportation, and utilities 490,400 462,500 579,900 578,000 27,900 -117,400 1,900 6.03 % 15.43 % 15.16 %
Wholesale Trade 111,000 111,000 124,800 123,300 0 -13,800 1,500 0.00 % 11.06 % 9.98 %
Retail trade 304,800 278,200 350,100 350,400 26,600 -71,900 -300 9.56 % 12.94 % 13.01 %
Transportation, Warehousing and Utilities 74,600 73,300 105,000 104,300 1,300 -31,700 700 1.77 % 28.95 % 28.48 %
Information 89,500 90,700 94,200 92,100 -1,200 -3,500 2,100 1.32 % 4.99 % 2.82 %
Financial activities 219,300 220,900 224,200 223,900 -1,600 -3,300 300 0.72 % 2.19 % 2.05 %
Finance and insurance 174,000 174,700 175,200 175,400 -700 -500 -200 0.40 % 0.68 % 0.80 %
Real estate and rental and leasing 45,300 46,200 49,000 48,500 -900 -2,800 500 1.95 % 7.55 % 6.60 %
Professional and business services 569,500 561,900 602,300 602,500 7,600 -40,400 -200 1.35 % 5.45 % 5.48 %
Professional and technical services 337,600 335,100 349,400 343,700 2,500 -14,300 5,700 0.75 % 3.38 % 1.77 %
Management of companies and enterprises 71,600 70,400 74,100 74,200 1,200 -3,700 -100 1.70 % 3.37 % 3.50 %
Administrative and waste services 160,300 156,400 178,800 184,600 3,900 -22,400 -5,800 2.49 % 10.35 % 13.16 %
Education and health services 727,500 721,600 817,500 810,800 5,900 -95,900 6,700 0.82 % 11.01 % 10.27 %
Educational services 152,300 147,600 173,100 172,800 4,700 -25,500 300 3.18 % 12.02 % 11.86 %
Health care and social assistance 575,200 574,000 644,400 638,000 1,200 -70,400 6,400 0.21 % 10.74 % 9.84 %
Leisure and hospitality 186,400 156,900 379,800 378,500 29,500 -222,900 1,300 18.80 % 50.92 % 50.75 %
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 25,400 22,000 63,300 63,500 3,400 -41,300 -200 15.45 % 59.87 % 60.00 %
Accommodation and food services 161,000 134,900 316,500 315,000 26,100 -181,600 1,500 19.35 % 49.13 % 48.89 %
Other services 97,500 93,400 138,400 139,200 4,100 -45,000 -800 4.39 % 29.55 % 29.96 %
Government 408,800 422,400 456,700 458,700 -13,600 -34,300 -2,000 3.22 % 10.49 % 10.88 %
Federal 45,700 45,700 45,500 45,500 0 200 0 0.00 % 0.44 % 0.44 %
State government 124,000 120,000 130,000 130,900 4,000 -10,000 -900 3.33 % 4.62 % 5.27 %
Local government 239,100 256,700 281,200 282,300 -17,600 -24,500 -1,100 6.86 % 14.97 % 15.30 %

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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