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Labor Market Information - Connecticut Industry Sector Employment
  Industry Sectors Employment (CES) - State of Connecticut Last Updated: July 15, 2021

Private Sector employment declined 600 (-0.04%) to 1,366,700 in June 2021 after gaining 8,700 in May and is now higher by 92,100 jobs (7.2%) from June 2020. The Government supersector, added 4,100 jobs (1.8%) last month to a level of 226,200 and is now higher by 9,900 (4.6%) positions since June 2020. The local government component was especially strong adding 4,200 (3.2%, 136,600) last month. The Government supersector includes all federal, state, and local employment, including public education and Native American casino employment located on tribal reservation land.

Four of the ten major industry supersectors had employment gains while six declined in June 2021.

Four increasing industry supersectors included:

Increasing Sectors

Industry Sector

Amount of Increase

Percent Change

June 2021 Employment

Government

+4,100

1.8%

226,200

Other Services

+2,400

4.1%

61,300

Leisure and Hospitality

+1,600

1.2%

129,900

Professional and Business Services

+200

0.1%

208,500

Six industry supersectors declined in June:

Declining Sectors

Industry Sector

Amount of Decrease

Percent Change

June 2021 Employment

Trade, Transportation & Utilities

-1,400

-0.5%

284,900

Construction and Mining

-1,000

-1.7%

56,900

Financial Activities

-700

-0.6%

117,400

Manufacturing

-700

-0.5%

151,600

Educational and Health Services

-600

-0.2%

328,800

Information

-400

-1.4%

27,400

Labor Market Information - Connecticut, Employment Sectors & United States Nonfarm Employment
Year to Year Month to Month Previous Three Months
Jun 2021 Jun 2020 Change Rate % Jun 2021 May 2021 Change Rate % Apr 2021 Mar 2021 Feb 2021
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data State of Connecticut Employment
go to Connecticut nonfarm employment data table Connecticut Nonfarm Employment 1,592,900 1,490,900 102,000 6.8% 1,592,900 1,589,400 3,500 0.2% 1,581,300 1,580,100 1,574,900
go to Private Sector sector data table Private Sector 1,366,700 1,274,600 92,100 7.2% 1,366,700 1,367,300 -600 -0.0% 1,358,600 1,358,500 1,354,000
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data Goods Producing Industries
go to Construction sector data table Construction 56,400 55,500 900 1.6% 56,400 57,400 -1,000 -1.7% 58,200 57,000 56,000
go to Manufacturing sector data table Manufacturing 151,600 151,900 -300 -0.2% 151,600 152,300 -700 -0.5% 151,600 152,200 152,100
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data Service Providing Industries
go to Transportation and Public Utilities sector data table Trade, Transportation and Utilities 284,900 265,400 19,500 7.3% 284,900 286,300 -1,400 -0.5% 286,300 288,800 291,400
go to Information sector data table Information 27,400 28,200 -800 -2.8% 27,400 27,800 -400 -1.4% 28,000 27,600 27,700
go to Financial Activities sector data table Financial Activities 117,400 118,400 -1,000 -0.8% 117,400 118,100 -700 -0.6% 118,500 119,000 118,600
go to Professional and Business Services sector data table Professional and Business Services 208,500 198,500 10,000 5.0% 208,500 208,300 200 0.1% 206,300 202,700 205,600
go to Educational and Health Services sector data table Educational and Health Services 328,800 313,700 15,100 4.8% 328,800 329,400 -600 -0.2% 324,500 328,800 322,900
go to Leisure and Hospitality sector data table Leisure and Hospitality 129,900 90,000 39,900 44.3% 129,900 128,300 1,600 1.2% 125,500 123,500 121,000
go to Other Services sector data table Other Services 61,300 52,500 8,800 16.8% 61,300 58,900 2,400 4.1% 59,200 58,400 58,200
go to Government sector data table Government 226,200 216,300 9,900 4.6% 226,200 221,900 4,300 1.9% 222,700 221,600 220,900
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data United States Employment
go to United States nonfarm employment data table United States Nonfarm Employment 145,759,000 137,840,000 7,919,000 5.7% 145,759,000 144,909,000 850,000 0.6% 144,326,000 144,057,000 143,272,000
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