Latest U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Data

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At Hueman, we know that the more data you have, the easier it is to make decisions that affect your business and your employees. We're updating this page monthly with the newest BLS data - so bookmark this page and always have the most up-to-date info at your fingertips! The latest report showed notable job gains in the hospitality, education, and retail.


Latest BLS Data - All Industries

  • 3.5%

    -0% change, MoM
    Unemployment Rate
    July 2022, BLS
  • +179,000

    Change in Employment Level, MoM
    July 2022, BLS
  • 10,698,000

    Number of Job Openings
    June 2022, BLS
  • 4.2%

    Latest Hires Rate
    June 2022, BLS
  • 3.9%

    Latest Turnover Rate
    June 2022, BLS

Health Care Industry Statistics

Employment in health care rose by 70,000 in July. Job gains occurred in ambulatory healthcare services (+47,000), hospitals (+13,000), and nursing and residential care facilities(+9,000). Employment in health care overall is below its February 2020 level by 78,000,or 0.5 percent.


Latest BLS Data

  • 20,663,600

    Number of Employees
    July 2022, BLS
  • 2.6%

    Unemployment Rate
    July 2022, BLS
  • 1,921,000

    Number of Job Openings
    June 2022, BLS
  • 798,000

    Number of Job Separations
    June 2022, BLS

Manufacturing Industry Statistics

Manufacturing employment increased by 30,000 in July. Employment in durable goods industriesrose by 21,000, with job gains in semiconductors and electronic components (+4,000) andmiscellaneous durable goods manufacturing (+4,000). Employment in manufacturing is 41,000above its February 2020 level.


Latest BLS Data

  • 12,826,000

    Number of Employees
    July 2022, BLS
  • 3.2%

    Unemployment Rate
    July 2022, BLS
  • 793,000

    Number of Job Openings
    June 2022, BLS
  • 454,000

    Number of Job Separations
    June 2022, BLS

Construction Industry Statistics

Employment in construction increased by 32,000 in July, as specialty trade contractors added 22,000 jobs. Construction employment is 82,000 higher than in February 2020.


Latest BLS Data

  • 7,706,000

    Number of Employees
    July 2022, BLS
  • 3.5%

    Unemployment Rate
    July 2022, BLS
  • 330,000

    Number of Job Openings
    June 2022, BLS
  • 304,000

    Number of Job Separations
    June 2022, BLS

Transportation Industry Statistics

In July, transportation and warehousing added 21,000 jobs. Employment rose in air transportation (+7,000) and support activities for transportation (+6,000). Employmentin transportation and warehousing is 745,000 above its February 2020 level.


Latest BLS Data

  • 6,539,600

    Number of Employees
    July 2022, BLS
  • 4.2%

    Unemployment Rate
    July 2022, BLS

Education Industry Statistics

Over the month, employment increased in education by 27,000. Education services gained an additional 17,530 jobs. In July, the unemployment rate decreased by 1.4%.


Latest BLS Data

  • 3,830,900

    Number of Employees
    July 2022, BLS
  • 5.4%

    Unemployment Rate
    July 2022, BLS
  • 197,000

    Number of Job Openings
    June 2022, BLS
  • 139,000

    Number of Job Separations
    June 2022, BLS

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