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RI Total Nonfarm Employment
Not Seasonally Adjusted

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Employment in Thousands Net Change from:

           Industry

Mar
2017
Feb
2017
Mar
2016
Feb
2017
Mar
2016
TOTAL NONFARM 486.4 482.7 481.5 3,700 4,900
  Total Private 425.0 421.5 420.4 3,500 4,600
                       
  GOODS PRODUCING 58.0 57.1 56.9 900 1,100
    Mining & Logging 0.2 0.2 0.2 0 0
    Construction 17.5 16.8 16.1 700 1,400
Specialty Trade Contractors 12.0 11.4 10.6 600 1,400
    Manufacturing 40.3 40.1 40.6 200 -300
      Durable Goods 25.2 25.1 25.5 100 -300
          Fabricated Metal Product Mfg. 4.9 4.9 5.0 0 -100
          Computer & Electronic Product Mfg. 3.2 3.2 3.2 0 0
          Transportation Equipment Mfg. 4.5 4.5 4.7 0 -200
          Miscellaneous Durable Goods Mfg. 5.5 5.5 5.6 0 -100
              Jewelry & Silverware 3.3 3.3 3.4 0 -100
      Non-Durable Goods 15.1 15.0 15.1 100 0
          Chemical Manufacturing 3.0 3.0 3.0 0 0
                       
  SERVICE PRODUCING 428.4 425.6 424.6 2,800 3,800
    Wholesale Trade 17.0 16.6 16.5 400 500
    Retail Trade 47.4 47.6 47.4 -200 0
          Health & Personal Care Stores 4.9 4.9 4.9 0 0
          Department Stores 3.9 3.9 3.8 0 100
  * Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities 11.2 11.2 11.2 0 0
        Transportation & Warehousing 10.1 10.2 10.2 -100 -100
    Information 7.7 7.7 8.0 0 -300
          Publishing 1.6 1.7 1.7 -100 -100
  ** Financial Activities (including Real Estate) 32.7 32.9 33.5 -200 -800
        Finance & Insurance 27.0 27.1 27.7 -100 -700
          Credit Intermediation & Related Activities 9.7 9.8 10.1 -100 -400
          Insurance Carriers & Related Activities 11.7 11.8 12.0 -100 -300
    Professional & Business Services 64.4 64.4 63.7 0 700
          Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services 24.6 24.8 24.3 -200 300
          Management of Companies & Enterprises 13.7 13.5 13.3 200 400
          Administrative & Waste Services 26.1 26.1 26.1 0 0
            Employment Services 9.4 9.3 9.8 100 -400
    Educational Services 28.3 26.9 27.4 1,400 900
          Colleges & Universities 19.9 18.4 18.7 1,500 1,200
    Health Care & Social Assistance 81.6 81.4 80.4 200 1,200
          Ambulatory Health Care Services 26.3 26.4 25.7 -100 600
          Hospitals 23.2 23.1 23.3 100 -100
          Nursing & Residential Care Facilities 18.4 18.3 18.3 100 100
          Social Assistance 13.7 13.6 13.1 100 600
    Arts, Entertainment & Recreation 8.4 8.3 7.9 100 500
    Accommodation & Food Services 45.5 44.9 44.8 600 700
          Accommodation 3.9 3.9 3.8 0 100
          Food Services & Drinking Places 41.6 41.0 41.0 600 600
            Restaurants & Other Eating Places 36.1 35.8 35.5 300 600
    Other Services 22.8 22.5 22.7 300 100
    Government              61.4 61.2 61.1 200 300
          Federal Government    10.2 10.3 10.6 -100 -400
          State Government      16.2 16.1 16.1 100 100
          Local Government      35.0 34.8 34.4 200 600
            Local Education 22.9 22.7 22.7 200 200
            Local Non-Education 12.1 12.1 11.7 0 400
 
*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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