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Labor Market Information - Trade, Transportation and Utilities Sector State of Connecticut
Last Updated: June 18, 2020
  Trade, Transportation and Utilities Sector ~ State of Connecticut Select Industry  
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246,000 240,900 5,100 2.1% 246,000 291,000 -45,000 -15.5% 246,000 283,400 -37,400 -13.2% 246,000 308,600 -62,600 -20.3%
The trade, transportation and utilities sector includes industries providing transportation of passengers and cargo, warehousing and storage for goods, scenic and sightseeing transportation, and support activities related to modes of transportation. Establishments in these industries use transportation equipment or transportation related facilities as a productive asset. The type of equipment depends on the mode of transportation. The modes of transportation are air, rail, water, road, and pipeline. The utilities sector comprises establishments engaged in the provision of the following utility services: electric power, natural gas, steam supply, water supply, and sewage removal. Within this sector, the specific activities associated with the utility services provided vary by utility: electric power includes generation, transmission, and distribution; natural gas includes distribution; steam supply includes provision and/or distribution; water supply includes treatment and distribution; and sewage removal includes collection, treatment, and disposal of waste through sewer systems and sewage treatment facilities. Download Trade, Transportation and Utilities Employment (1990-Current) .xls
 Month  2011 Y/Y 2012 Y/Y 2013 Y/Y 2014 Y/Y 2015 Y/Y 2016 Y/Y 2017 Y/Y 2018 Y/Y 2019 Y/Y 2020 Y/Y
 Jan 286,300 290,100 291,000 294,400 295,400 297,200 297,600 297,300 293,700 296,800
 Feb 287,500 290,400 291,100 294,200 294,900 297,900 297,000 297,200 292,900 293,700
 Mar 287,200 291,100 292,200 294,700 295,300 298,700 296,700 297,200 292,100 291,800
 Apr 290,800 289,300 293,400 295,500 295,200 298,000 296,800 295,700 291,800 240,900
 May 288,400 290,300 292,700 294,800 296,200 297,500 296,900 296,800 291,000 246,000
 Jun 288,100 290,300 293,400 294,600 297,400 296,600 296,900 297,500 290,000
 Jul 288,600 289,800 293,600 295,000 295,900 297,500 296,400 297,000 291,800
 Aug 288,700 289,900 294,300 294,900 296,300 297,800 296,700 296,800 292,400
 Sep 288,500 290,600 293,800 295,000 297,000 297,300 297,500 296,400 292,200
 Oct 287,500 291,400 294,100 295,000 297,500 297,000 296,900 295,800 292,500
 Nov 286,900 291,800 293,800 295,200 298,100 296,700 297,100 296,300 293,100
 Dec 288,400 291,000 294,200 295,200 297,300 296,200 297,200 295,200 292,900
 Month  2001 Y/Y 2002 Y/Y 2003 Y/Y 2004 Y/Y 2005 Y/Y 2006 Y/Y 2007 Y/Y 2008 Y/Y 2009 Y/Y 2010 Y/Y
 Jan 309,500 304,900 302,400 300,700 305,100 306,800 306,400 309,600 296,000 283,400
 Feb 307,700 305,300 301,600 301,300 306,500 306,100 306,300 309,000 294,100 282,700
 Mar 306,500 305,000 302,100 301,700 305,900 306,700 306,500 308,600 292,000 283,200
 Apr 307,600 306,500 300,200 302,800 307,900 308,100 306,000 307,900 287,300 283,100
 May 308,100 306,100 300,200 302,400 305,900 306,200 307,400 306,400 288,600 285,100
 Jun 307,800 306,500 300,200 302,300 305,400 306,000 307,600 305,000 287,600 285,500
 Jul 309,100 305,200 299,700 303,500 305,400 305,500 307,600 304,900 286,300 286,600
 Aug 308,100 304,600 299,600 303,200 305,600 305,700 306,900 304,100 285,900 286,700
 Sep 306,200 304,900 300,100 303,900 305,800 305,100 306,800 303,500 286,100 285,800
 Oct 307,300 302,200 302,000 304,700 304,600 305,600 307,100 301,400 285,200 286,900
 Nov 305,900 301,700 301,200 305,600 304,900 305,800 307,400 299,700 285,000 286,500
 Dec 305,800 302,000 299,500 305,400 305,700 306,200 308,200 298,000 284,100 287,100
 Month  1991 Y/Y 1992 Y/Y 1993 Y/Y 1994 Y/Y 1995 Y/Y 1996 Y/Y 1997 Y/Y 1998 Y/Y 1999 Y/Y 2000 Y/Y
 Jan 301,200 287,800 284,900 282,400 289,200 292,000 294,300 301,700 306,900 310,000
 Feb 297,000 287,000 285,000 281,500 290,300 294,100 293,800 303,100 306,900 311,900
 Mar 297,500 287,700 284,000 282,300 291,300 292,900 294,400 303,900 307,400 312,300
 Apr 297,300 285,800 282,800 286,500 288,400 293,700 295,400 302,200 307,200 313,300
 May 296,600 285,400 282,900 286,600 288,200 293,800 296,400 303,800 305,400 312,900
 Jun 294,500 284,000 282,800 287,500 288,700 293,800 296,900 303,900 306,000 313,000
 Jul 293,200 284,800 282,400 287,000 290,200 294,800 297,400 304,600 306,400 312,700
 Aug 292,100 284,100 282,300 286,600 290,400 294,900 296,300 304,600 308,300 312,800
 Sep 291,000 282,900 282,800 287,800 290,400 294,700 300,400 304,400 307,100 313,300
 Oct 289,200 283,600 283,600 289,400 290,700 294,900 301,200 303,600 308,900 312,700
 Nov 288,900 284,400 283,600 288,300 291,500 295,700 301,400 305,000 309,100 313,200
 Dec 288,400 283,900 284,200 287,200 290,900 296,100 302,400 305,600 309,900 313,900
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