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Labor Market Information - Connecticut Industry Sector Employment
  Industry Sectors Employment (CES) - State of Connecticut Last Updated: November 17, 2022
Connecticut's Private Sector employment increased 1,100 jobs (0.1%) in October 2022 to 1,442,000 and is now higher by 35,800 positions (2.6%) from the October 2021 level. The state's Private Sector is 92.4% recovered from the April 2020 COVID employment loss trough. The government supersector was down last month, losing 600 jobs (-0.3%) to a level of 226,200. Total Government employment in the state is just 800 positions (0.4%) above the year-ago levels and the public sector is now only 55.5% recovered from the COVID lockdown period. The Government supersector in Connecticut includes all federal, state, local, and tribal government employment, including public education and Native American casino employment located on reservations.

Five of the ten major industry supersectors expanded employment, while four declined, and the Other Services supersector was unchanged in October 2022.

The five Connecticut industry supersectors that increased employment in October 2022 (including unchanged):

The four industry supersectors that lost in jobs in October 2022:

Labor Market Information - Connecticut, Employment Sectors & United States Nonfarm Employment
Year to Year Month to Month Previous Three Months
Oct 2022 Oct 2021 Change Rate % Oct 2022 Sep 2022 Change Rate % Aug 2022 Jul 2022 Jun 2022
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data State of Connecticut Employment
go to Connecticut nonfarm employment data table Connecticut Nonfarm Employment 1,668,200 1,631,600 36,600 2.2% 1,668,200 1,667,700 500 0.0% 1,663,400 1,661,000 1,652,300
go to Private Sector sector data table Private Sector 1,442,000 1,406,200 35,800 2.5% 1,442,000 1,440,900 1,100 0.1% 1,437,800 1,433,700 1,428,500
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data Goods Producing Industries
go to Construction sector data table Construction 62,900 60,800 2,100 3.5% 62,900 62,800 100 0.2% 61,700 61,000 59,200
go to Manufacturing sector data table Manufacturing 161,100 153,700 7,400 4.8% 161,100 160,300 800 0.5% 160,500 159,700 159,000
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data Service Providing Industries
go to Transportation and Public Utilities sector data table Trade, Transportation and Utilities 298,700 290,300 8,400 2.9% 298,700 299,600 -900 -0.3% 298,500 297,500 296,800
go to Information sector data table Information 30,900 30,100 800 2.7% 30,900 30,800 100 0.3% 30,300 30,100 30,200
go to Financial Activities sector data table Financial Activities 116,900 117,100 -200 -0.2% 116,900 117,700 -800 -0.7% 118,400 118,600 118,800
go to Professional and Business Services sector data table Professional and Business Services 218,300 215,800 2,500 1.2% 218,300 219,400 -1,100 -0.5% 220,000 219,900 218,500
go to Educational and Health Services sector data table Educational and Health Services 341,500 336,200 5,300 1.6% 341,500 340,100 1,400 0.4% 339,200 338,100 335,800
go to Leisure and Hospitality sector data table Leisure and Hospitality 150,600 141,900 8,700 6.1% 150,600 149,100 1,500 1.0% 148,400 148,000 148,100
go to Other Services sector data table Other Services 60,600 59,800 800 1.3% 60,600 60,600 0 0.0% 60,300 60,300 60,300
go to Government sector data table Government 226,200 225,400 800 0.4% 226,200 226,800 -600 -0.3% 225,600 227,300 223,800
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data United States Employment
go to United States nonfarm employment data table United States Nonfarm Employment 153,308,000 148,005,000 5,303,000 3.6% 153,308,000 153,047,000 261,000 0.2% 152,732,000 152,440,000 151,903,000
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