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RI Total Nonfarm Employment
Not Seasonally Adjusted

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Employment in Thousands Net Change from:

           Industry

Oct
2016
Sept
2016
Oct
2015
Sept
2016
Oct
2015
TOTAL NONFARM 498.8 495.6 491.6 3,200 7,200
  Total Private 437.3 435.2 430.6 2,100 6,700
                       
  GOODS PRODUCING 60.2 60.3 60.1 -100 100
    Mining & Logging 0.2 0.2 0.2 0 0
    Construction 18.5 18.5 18.3 0 200
          Specialty Trade Contractors 11.7 11.9 11.8 -200 -100
    Manufacturing 41.5 41.6 41.6 -100 -100
      Durable Goods 25.8 25.8 26.2 0 -400
          Fabricated Metal Product Mfg. 5.3 5.3 5.4 0 -100
          Computer & Electronic Product Mfg. 3.1 3.1 3.2 0 -100
          Transportation Equipment Mfg. 4.3 4.3 4.8 0 -500
          Miscellaneous Durable Goods Mfg. 5.6 5.5 5.7 100 -100
              Jewelry & Silverware 3.4 3.4 3.5 0 -100
      Non-Durable Goods 15.7 15.8 15.4 -100 300
          Chemical Manufacturing 2.9 2.9 3.0 0 -100
                       
  SERVICE PRODUCING 438.6 435.3 431.5 3,300 7,100
    Wholesale Trade 16.4 16.4 16.6 0 -200
    Retail Trade 48.9 48.8 48.0 100 900
          Health & Personal Care Stores 4.8 4.8 4.7 0 100
          Department Stores 3.9 3.8 4.0 100 -100
  * Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities 11.9 12.1 11.8 -200 100
        Transportation & Warehousing 11.0 11.1 10.7 -100 300
    Information 8.4 8.4 8.7 0 -300
          Publishing 1.7 1.7 1.7 0 0
  ** Financial Activities (including Real Estate) 32.6 32.8 33.2 -200 -600
        Finance & Insurance 27.4 27.4 26.9 0 500
          Credit Intermediation & Related Activities 9.8 9.8 9.7 0 100
          Insurance Carriers & Related Activities 11.7 11.6 11.7 100 0
    Professional & Business Services 67.3 66.6 64.5 700 2,800
          Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services 24.3 23.7 24.0 600 300
          Management of Companies & Enterprises 13.2 13.2 12.6 0 600
          Administrative & Waste Services 29.8 29.7 27.9 100 1,900
            Employment Services 10.2 10.1 10.0 100 200
    Educational Services 26.9 23.7 26.4 3,200 500
          Colleges & Universities 19.0 15.8 17.7 3,200 1,300
    Health Care & Social Assistance 81.1 80.4 80.9 700 200
          Ambulatory Health Care Services 27.1 26.1 26.3 1,000 800
          Hospitals 22.6 22.6 23.3 0 -700
          Nursing & Residential Care Facilities 18.2 18.3 18.3 -100 -100
          Social Assistance 13.2 13.4 13.0 -200 200
    Arts, Entertainment & Recreation 9.6 10.0 9.3 -400 300
    Accommodation & Food Services 50.7 52.4 48.2 -1,700 2,500
          Accommodation 4.7 5.0 4.6 -300 100
          Food Services & Drinking Places 46.0 47.4 43.6 -1,400 2,400
    Other Services 23.3 23.3 22.9 0 400
    Government              61.5 60.4 61.0 1,100 500
          Federal Government    10.8 10.8 10.5 0 300
          State Government      16.3 15.3 16.1 1,000 200
          Local Government      34.4 34.3 34.4 100 0
            Local Education 22.7 22.2 22.6 500 100
            Local Non-Education 11.7 12.1 11.8 -400 -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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