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

  • 3.6%

    -0% change, MoM
    Unemployment Rate
    April 2022, BLS
  • +428,000

    Change in Employment Level, MoM
    April 2022, BLS
  • 11,500,000

    Number of Job Openings
    March 2022, BLS
  • 4.5%

    Latest Hires Rate
    March 2022, BLS
  • 4.2%

    Latest Turnover Rate
    March 2022, BLS

Health Care Industry Statistics

Employment in health care rose by 34,000 in April. Job gains occurred primarily in ambulatory health care with 28,000 more jobs. Employment in health care is 250,000 below its February 2020 level.


Latest BLS Data

  • 20,418,300

    Number of Employees
    April 2022, BLS
  • 2.1%

    Unemployment Rate
    April 2022, BLS
  • 1,925,000

    Number of Job Openings
    March 2022, BLS
  • 634,000

    Number of Job Separations
    March 2022, BLS

Manufacturing Industry Statistics

Manufacturing added 55,000 jobs in April. The most job gains were in durable goods with 31,000 jobs, led by gains in transportation equipment with 14,000 added jobs. Despite these gains, employment in durable goods manufacturing is 56,000 below its February 2020 level.


Latest BLS Data

  • 12,729,000

    Number of Employees
    April 2022, BLS
  • 3.2%

    Unemployment Rate
    April 2022, BLS
  • 853,000

    Number of Job Openings
    March 2022, BLS
  • 488,000

    Number of Job Separations
    March 2022, BLS

Construction Industry Statistics

Construction saw little change in April.


Latest BLS Data

  • 7,628,000

    Number of Employees
    April 2022, BLS
  • 4.6%

    Unemployment Rate
    April 2022, BLS
  • 415,000

    Number of Job Openings
    March 2022, BLS
  • 347,000

    Number of Job Separations
    March 2022, BLS

Transportation Industry Statistics

Employment in transportation and warehousing rose by 52,000 jobs in April. Warehousing and storage saw the most gains with 17,000, closely followed by couriers and messengers at 15,000. Industry employment is substantial at 674,000 higher than in February 2020.


Latest BLS Data

  • 6,468,400

    Number of Employees
    April 2022, BLS
  • 3.6%

    Unemployment Rate
    April 2022, BLS

Education Industry Statistics

Education saw little change in April.


Latest BLS Data

  • 3,770,800

    Number of Employees
    April 2022, BLS
  • 2.6%

    Unemployment Rate
    April 2022, BLS
  • 207,000

    Number of Job Openings
    March 2022, BLS
  • 58,000

    Number of Job Separations
    March 2022, BLS

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