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Labor Market Information - Connecticut Industry Sector Employment
  Industry Sectors Employment (CES) - State of Connecticut Last Updated: April 14, 2022
Connecticut's Private Sector gained a solid 5,500 jobs (0.4%) in March 2022 to 1,421,700 and is higher by 45,600 positions (3.3%) from the revised March 2021 levels (1,376,100). The state's Private Sector is 84.7% recovered from the 2020 COVID employment low. The Government supersector, however, was lower by 900 jobs ( 0.4%) in March 2022 to a level of 224,700. This is just 2,100 (0.9%) positions above March 2021 levels. The public sector is only 49.2% recovered from the COVID lockdown job loss. The Government supersector in Connecticut consists of all federal, state, local, and tribal employment, including public education and Native American casino employment located on reservation land.

Seven of the ten major industry supersectors generated employment gains, while three declined in March 2022 (preliminary).

The seven Connecticut industry supersectors that increased in March 2022:

The three industry supersectors that decreased:

Labor Market Information - Connecticut, Employment Sectors & United States Nonfarm Employment
Year to Year Month to Month Previous Three Months
Mar 2022 Mar 2021 Change Rate % Mar 2022 Feb 2022 Change Rate % Jan 2022 Dec 2021 Nov 2021
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data State of Connecticut Employment
go to Connecticut nonfarm employment data table Connecticut Nonfarm Employment 1,646,400 1,598,700 47,700 3.0% 1,646,400 1,641,800 4,600 0.3% 1,636,400 1,635,800 1,636,300
go to Private Sector sector data table Private Sector 1,421,700 1,376,100 45,600 3.3% 1,421,700 1,416,200 5,500 0.4% 1,410,200 1,410,500 1,410,600
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data Goods Producing Industries
go to Construction sector data table Construction 62,700 59,400 3,300 5.6% 62,700 61,400 1,300 2.1% 61,600 61,700 61,700
go to Manufacturing sector data table Manufacturing 158,400 153,000 5,400 3.5% 158,400 158,100 300 0.2% 157,400 156,400 155,600
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data Service Providing Industries
go to Transportation and Public Utilities sector data table Trade, Transportation and Utilities 297,800 290,000 7,800 2.7% 297,800 296,900 900 0.3% 292,900 291,700 290,700
go to Information sector data table Information 30,600 29,300 1,300 4.4% 30,600 30,700 -100 -0.3% 30,300 30,200 30,200
go to Financial Activities sector data table Financial Activities 117,700 118,800 -1,100 -0.9% 117,700 118,300 -600 -0.5% 117,600 116,700 116,700
go to Professional and Business Services sector data table Professional and Business Services 215,000 210,900 4,100 1.9% 215,000 212,100 2,900 1.4% 213,700 215,300 217,100
go to Educational and Health Services sector data table Educational and Health Services 334,200 333,200 1,000 0.3% 334,200 334,000 200 0.1% 334,300 334,900 336,100
go to Leisure and Hospitality sector data table Leisure and Hospitality 144,600 124,100 20,500 16.5% 144,600 144,100 500 0.3% 141,900 142,600 141,800
go to Other Services sector data table Other Services 60,100 56,900 3,200 5.6% 60,100 60,000 100 0.2% 59,900 60,500 60,200
go to Government sector data table Government 224,700 222,600 2,100 0.9% 224,700 225,600 -900 -0.4% 226,200 225,300 225,700
Graph Follow link below for more charts & data United States Employment
go to United States nonfarm employment data table United States Nonfarm Employment 150,925,000 144,431,000 6,494,000 4.5% 150,925,000 150,494,000 431,000 0.3% 149,744,000 149,240,000 148,652,000
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