Employment change by industry since February 2020: All employees (thousands), seasonally adjusted, May 2024

Industry Employment change since February 2020
Health care and social assistance 1,635.1
Professional and business services 1,548
Transportation and warehousing 804.2
Construction 613
Government 452
Financial activities 361
Wholesale trade 271.7
Retail services 186.9
Manufacturing 185
Information 107
Educational services 66.3
Leisure and hospitality 48
Utilities 41
Other services -34
Mining and logging -51

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) Current Employment Statistics, Establishment Survey (CES) public data series.

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