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Labor Market Information - Leisure and Hospitality Sector State of Connecticut
Last Updated: April 14, 2022
  Leisure and Hospitality Sector ~ State of Connecticut Select Industry  
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144,600 144,100 500 0.3% 144,600 124,100 20,500 16.5% 144,600 130,300 14,300 11.0% 144,600 138,300 6,300 4.6%
The leisure and hospitality supersector is made up of two parts: the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector (sector 71), and the accommodation and food services sector (sector 72).

The arts, entertainment, and recreation sector includes a wide range of establishments that operate facilities or provide services to meet varied cultural, entertainment, and recreational interests of their patrons. This sector comprises (1) establishments that are involved in producing, promoting, or participating in live performances, events, or exhibits intended for public viewing; (2) establishments that preserve and exhibit objects and sites of historical, cultural, or educational interest; and (3) establishments that operate facilities or provide services that enable patrons to participate in recreational activities or pursue amusement, hobby, and leisure-time interests.

The accommodation and food services sector comprises establishments providing customers with lodging and/or preparing meals, snacks, and beverages for immediate consumption. The sector includes both accommodation and food services establishments because the two activities are often combined at the same establishment.

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 Month  2013 Y/Y 2014 Y/Y 2015 Y/Y 2016 Y/Y 2017 Y/Y 2018 Y/Y 2019 Y/Y 2020 Y/Y 2021 Y/Y 2022 Y/Y
 Jan 144,300 149,800 150,900 151,700 156,200 157,800 158,400 158,400 119,600 141,900
 Feb 143,000 149,000 150,500 152,800 156,000 157,300 158,300 159,500 122,700 144,100
 Mar 145,200 150,000 150,700 153,600 156,200 156,300 158,300 150,800 124,100 144,600
 Apr 146,700 149,700 151,200 153,100 155,700 156,500 158,100 67,300 126,900
 May 147,100 149,600 152,000 153,900 155,800 156,900 158,000 76,000 130,700
 Jun 147,400 149,600 151,400 153,800 156,800 157,700 158,500 90,700 134,600
 Jul 147,500 149,700 150,900 154,300 157,200 157,900 158,000 106,000 138,200
 Aug 147,800 149,800 150,300 154,300 156,900 158,400 157,000 114,600 141,600
 Sep 147,700 150,200 151,300 154,600 156,400 157,900 156,400 121,400 141,200
 Oct 147,700 150,400 151,800 154,900 156,700 159,200 157,200 123,600 141,900
 Nov 148,500 150,700 151,600 155,300 157,700 158,100 156,500 121,900 141,800
 Dec 148,500 150,700 151,700 155,800 156,800 159,400 156,900 117,300 142,600
 Month  2003 Y/Y 2004 Y/Y 2005 Y/Y 2006 Y/Y 2007 Y/Y 2008 Y/Y 2009 Y/Y 2010 Y/Y 2011 Y/Y 2012 Y/Y
 Jan 123,400 126,700 128,100 131,300 134,900 137,400 134,300 130,300 134,400 140,600
 Feb 123,600 126,600 128,700 131,200 134,600 137,900 134,300 130,700 135,500 141,100
 Mar 123,700 126,600 129,000 132,500 134,300 138,300 133,900 131,200 135,000 141,700
 Apr 123,800 126,700 130,200 132,200 134,500 137,900 132,700 133,400 136,200 140,900
 May 124,400 127,200 129,700 131,800 134,800 138,400 134,200 133,400 135,800 141,400
 Jun 124,600 127,500 129,700 132,700 135,400 138,300 133,700 132,600 135,900 142,100
 Jul 125,900 127,700 129,300 132,600 136,300 137,200 133,300 134,000 137,800 141,800
 Aug 125,900 128,000 129,800 132,700 137,100 137,300 133,200 134,500 138,000 142,400
 Sep 126,100 128,900 129,600 132,300 136,100 137,000 134,200 135,400 139,000 142,400
 Oct 126,800 128,200 129,200 133,500 136,300 136,700 133,500 135,600 139,300 143,200
 Nov 127,000 127,900 130,000 133,500 137,700 136,000 133,500 136,000 139,000 143,200
 Dec 126,500 128,400 130,100 134,600 136,900 135,300 133,100 135,800 139,700 144,800
 Month  1993 Y/Y 1994 Y/Y 1995 Y/Y 1996 Y/Y 1997 Y/Y 1998 Y/Y 1999 Y/Y 2000 Y/Y 2001 Y/Y 2002 Y/Y
 Jan 103,100 104,300 109,200 111,600 113,400 116,000 117,400 120,500 119,700 121,600
 Feb 102,700 103,700 109,200 112,200 113,600 116,500 118,600 120,500 119,700 121,900
 Mar 101,000 104,900 109,700 112,400 113,900 117,000 118,700 121,100 119,700 122,100
 Apr 101,900 105,900 111,000 112,000 113,800 115,400 119,600 120,300 118,000 123,100
 May 102,900 105,400 110,500 112,400 114,100 117,000 119,600 119,900 119,800 123,100
 Jun 102,800 106,300 110,200 113,500 115,100 116,800 120,300 121,400 119,400 123,200
 Jul 103,000 107,400 110,400 111,600 113,500 116,900 120,500 121,100 119,700 123,300
 Aug 103,400 107,600 110,400 112,200 113,500 117,500 120,500 121,000 120,100 122,900
 Sep 103,400 107,600 109,900 112,300 114,500 117,400 120,000 121,500 118,800 122,700
 Oct 104,100 106,700 111,800 113,400 114,100 116,200 120,300 121,800 119,700 123,700
 Nov 104,400 107,100 112,500 113,100 114,800 117,200 120,400 121,900 119,900 123,100
 Dec 104,700 106,800 112,200 113,200 115,100 117,900 120,500 122,300 120,200 123,400
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