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RI Total Nonfarm Employment
Not Seasonally Adjusted

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Employment in Thousands Net Change from:

           Industry

Apr
2018
Mar
2018
Apr
2017
Mar
2018
Apr
2017
TOTAL NONFARM 498.0 489.6 491.0 8,400 7,000
  Total Private 436.7 428.1 429.9 8,600 6,800
                       
  GOODS PRODUCING 59.8 57.9 58.5 1,900 1,300
    Mining & Logging 0.2 0.2 0.2 0 0
    Construction 18.1 16.7 17.9 1,400 200
          Specialty Trade Contractors 12.1 11.3 11.7 800 400
    Manufacturing 41.5 41.0 40.4 500 1,100
      Durable Goods 26.1 25.8 25.1 300 1,000
          Fabricated Metal Product Mfg. 4.7 4.7 4.9 0 -200
          Computer & Electronic Product Mfg. 3.3 3.3 3.4 0 -100
          Transportation Equipment Mfg. 5.6 5.5 4.8 100 800
          Miscellaneous Durable Goods Mfg. 5.1 5.1 5.3 0 -200
              Jewelry & Silverware 3.0 3.0 3.1 0 -100
      Non-Durable Goods 15.4 15.2 15.3 200 100
          Chemical Manufacturing 3.1 3.1 3.1 0 0
                       
  SERVICE PRODUCING 438.2 431.7 432.5 6,500 5,700
    Wholesale Trade 16.2 16.5 16.5 -300 -300
    Retail Trade 47.9 47.1 48.0 800 -100
          Health & Personal Care Stores 5.0 5.0 5.0 0 0
          Department Stores 3.7 3.6 3.6 100 100
  * Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities 11.6 11.5 11.4 100 200
        Transportation & Warehousing 10.5 10.4 10.3 100 200
    Information 6.1 6.0 6.2 100 -100
          Publishing 1.6 1.6 1.6 0 0
  ** Financial Activities (including Real Estate) 36.5 36.0 35.7 500 800
        Finance & Insurance 30.1 30.1 29.6 0 500
          Credit Intermediation & Related Activities 11.8 11.8 11.7 0 100
          Insurance Carriers & Related Activities 12.5 12.5 12.3 0 200
    Professional & Business Services 69.7 67.6 66.9 2,100 2,800
          Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services 25.3 24.9 25.2 400 100
          Management of Companies & Enterprises 13.6 13.6 13.3 0 300
          Administrative & Waste Services 30.8 29.1 28.4 1,700 2,400
            Employment Services 10.5 10.2 9.9 300 600
    Educational Services 27.8 27.5 28.1 300 -300
          Colleges & Universities 18.4 18.2 18.8 200 -400
    Health Care & Social Assistance 82.1 81.8 80.2 300 1,900
          Ambulatory Health Care Services 26.5 26.5 25.3 0 1,200
          Hospitals 23.5 23.4 23.2 100 300
          Nursing & Residential Care Facilities 18.4 18.3 18.5 100 -100
          Social Assistance 13.7 13.6 13.2 100 500
    Arts, Entertainment & Recreation 8.6 7.7 8.6 900 0
    Accommodation & Food Services 46.9 45.1 47.1 1,800 -200
          Accommodation 4.3 4.1 4.2 200 100
          Food Services & Drinking Places 42.6 41.0 42.9 1,600 -300
            Restaurants & Other Eating Places 38.0 36.7 37.5 1,300 500
    Other Services 23.5 23.4 22.7 100 800
    Government              61.3 61.5 61.1 -200 200
          Federal Government    10.9 10.9 10.8 0 100
          State Government      16.3 16.3 16.3 0 0
          Local Government      34.1 34.3 34.0 -200 100
            Local Education 22.3 22.6 22.3 -300 0
            Local Non-Education 11.8 11.7 11.7 100 100
 
*Utilities are not broken out separately.
**Real Estate & Rentals is not broken out separately.
Some subcategories are not additive.
Current month figures are preliminary and subject to revision.

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