Latest U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Data

Bringing you BLS data to help you make better business decisions.

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

  • 4.8%

    +0.1% change, MoM
    Unemployment Rate
    September 2021, BLS
  • +194,000

    Change in Employment Level, MoM
    September 2021, BLS
  • +10,934,000

    Number of Job Openings
    July 2021, BLS
  • 4.5%

    Latest Hires Rate
    July 2021, BLS
  • 3.9%

    Latest Turnover Rate
    July 2021, BLS

Healthcare Industry Statistics

Employment in health care changed little in September (-18,000).


Latest BLS Data

  • 20,058,700

    Number of Employees
    September 2021, BLS
  • 3.1%

    Unemployment Rate
    September 2021, BLS
  • 1,485,000

    Number of Job Openings
    June 2021, BLS
  • 681,000

    Number of Job Separations
    June 2021, BLS

Manufacturing Industry Statistics

Employment in manufacturing increased by 26,000 in September, with gains in fabricated metal products, machinery, and printing and related support activities.


Latest BLS Data

  • 12,446,000

    Number of Employees
    September 2021, BLS
  • 3.9%

    Unemployment Rate
    September 2021, BLS
  • 869,000

    Number of Job Openings
    June 2021, BLS
  • 439,000

    Number of Job Separations
    June 2021, BLS

Construction Industry Statistics

Construction employment rose by 22,000 in September but has shown little net change thus far this year.


Latest BLS Data

  • 7,447,000

    Number of Employees
    September 2021, BLS
  • 4.5%

    Unemployment Rate
    September 2021, BLS
  • 345,000

    Number of Job Openings
    June 2021, BLS
  • 336,000

    Number of Job Separations
    June 2020, BLS

Transportation Industry Statistics

Employment in transportation and warehousing increased by 47,000 in September.


Latest BLS Data

  • 5,894,700

    Number of Employees
    September 2021, BLS
  • 5.7%

    Unemployment Rate
    September 2021, BLS

Education Industry Statistics

In September, employment decreased by 144,000 in local government education and by 17,000 in state government education.


Latest BLS Data

  • 3,606,400

    Number of Employees
    September 2021, BLS
  • 3.9%

    Unemployment Rate
    September 2021, BLS
  • 185,000

    Number of Job Openings
    June 2021, BLS
  • 117,000

    Number of Job Separations
    June 2021, BLS

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