Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey

Metadata Updated: June 1, 2017

The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey program provides national estimates of rates and levels for job openings, hires, and total separations. Total separations are further broken out into quits, layoffs and discharges, and other separations. Unadjusted counts and rates of all data elements are published by supersector and select sector based on the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). These supersectors and select sectors include: Mining and logging; Construction;Durable goods manufacturing; Nondurable goods manufacturing; Wholesale trade; Retail trade; Transportation, warehousing, and utilities; Information; Finance and insurance; Real estate and rental and leasing; Professional and business services; Educational services; Health care and social assistance; Arts, entertainment, and recreation; Accommodation and food services; Other services; Federal government; and State and local government. Seasonally adjusted counts and rates of job openings, hires, total separations, and quits are available for selected North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) supersectors. These supersectors include: Construction; Manufacturing; Trade, transportation, and utilities; Retail trade; Professional and business services; Education and health services; Arts, entertainment, and recreation; Accomodation and food services; Government; and State and local government. Estimates are also available for four geographic regions (Northeast, Midwest, South, and West).

Access & Use Information

Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: Creative Commons CCZero

Downloads & Resources


Metadata Created Date January 11, 2017
Metadata Updated Date June 1, 2017

Metadata Source

Harvested from DOL JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date January 11, 2017
Metadata Updated Date June 1, 2017
Publisher U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics
Unique Identifier DOL-BLS-3050-01
Amrit Kohli
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 012:20
Metadata Context
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Data Dictionary
Harvest Object Id ec4e8a5d-ae6a-4ffb-817d-d10ea81a0022
Harvest Source Id 1c5356f6-7d86-4c1f-9d39-5c4d306afda7
Harvest Source Title DOL JSON
Homepage URL
Data Last Modified 2014-02-14
Program Code 012:031
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 160762011e3d8da7848dc6b68972195691b6feb1
Source Schema Version 1.1

Didn't find what you're looking for? Suggest a dataset here.