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Unadjusted Data
 
December   2015  
                                                                                      CHANGE FROM       CHANGE FROM 
  SERIES                                            December   PREVIOUS     YEAR         PREVIOUS           YEAR        
   CODE               INDUSTRY                          2015     MONTH       AGO           MONTH             AGO        
  ------     ----------------------------             ------    ------    ------     -----   -----     -----   -----
 00000000 Total Nonfarm                              146,200   146,400   141,500      -200  -0.14%     4,700   3.32%  
 05000000 Total Private                              123,100   123,000   118,800       100   0.08%     4,300   3.62%  
 06000000 Goods Producing                             26,300    26,500    25,400      -200  -0.75%       900   3.54%  
 07000000 Service-Providing                          119,900   119,900   116,100         0   0.00%     3,800   3.27%  
 08000000 Private Service-Providing                   96,800    96,500    93,400       300   0.31%     3,400   3.64%  
 15000000  Natural Resources, Mining & Construct       5,400     5,600     4,900      -200  -3.57%       500  10.20%  
 30000000  Manufacturing                              20,900    20,900    20,500         0   0.00%       400   1.95%  
 31000000   Durable Goods                             11,800    11,800    11,800         0   0.00%         0   0.00%  
 32000000   Non-Durable Goods                          9,100     9,100     8,700         0   0.00%       400   4.60%  
 40000000  Trade Transportation and Utilities         25,600    25,300    24,700       300   1.19%       900   3.64%  
 41000000   Wholesale Trade                            7,000     7,000     6,800         0   0.00%       200   2.94%  
 42000000   Retail Trade                              15,200    15,000    14,600       200   1.33%       600   4.11%  
 43000000   Transportation Warehousing and Utili       3,400     3,300     3,300       100   3.03%       100   3.03%  
 50000000  Information                                   900     9,00        900         0   0.00%         0   0.00%  
 55000000  Financial Activities                        8,100     8,100     7,900         0   0.00%       200   2.53%  
 60000000  Professional and Business Services         16,600    16,800    16,600      -200  -1.19%         0   0.00%  
 65000000  Educational and Health Services            23,300    23,400    22,800      -100  -0.43%       500   2.19%  
 65610000   Educational Services                       3,100     3,200     3,000      -100  -3.13%       100   3.33%  
 65620000   Health Care and Social Assistance         20,200    20,200    19,800         0   0.00%       400   2.02%  
 70000000  Leisure and Hospitality                    16,500    16,300    14,800       200   1.23%     1,700  11.49%  
 70720000   Accommodation and Food Services           13,600    13,600    13,300         0   0.00%       300   2.26%  
 80000000  Other Services                              5,800     5,700     5,700       100   1.75%       100   1.75%  
 90000000  Government                                 23,100    23,400    22,700      -300  -1.28%       400   1.76%  
 90910000   Federal Government                           800     8,00        900         0   0.00%      -100 -11.11%  
 90920000   State Government                           8,700     8,800     8,700      -100  -1.14%         0   0.00%  
 90930000   Local Government                          13,600    13,800    13,100      -200  -1.45%       500   3.82%  



Notes:
Source: MDTMB / Bureau of Labor Market Information & Strategic Initiatives,
              Current Employment Statistics Section