Employment change by industry (thousands) between April 2024 and May 2024

Industry Employment change, one month
Health care and social assistance 83.5
Government 43
Leisure and hospitality 42
Professional and business services 33
Construction 21
Retail services 12.6
Transportation and warehousing 11
Financial activities 10.6
Manufacturing 8
Other services 6
Wholesale trade 3.1
Educational services 2
Utilities 1.3
Information 0
Mining and logging -4

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

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