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The Fine Print: In Jobs We Trust?

From August 2018 to August 2019, the state of Minnesota added 11,812 jobs. But the job growth is largely dominated by two main categories: leisure and hospitality, and construction. Year over year, many other categories are losing ground.

The Fine Print: In Jobs We Trust?

From August 2018 to August 2019, the state of Minnesota added 11,812 jobs. But the job growth is largely dominated by two main categories: leisure and hospitality, and construction. Year over year, many other categories are losing ground.

Jobs added

From Aug. 2018 to Aug. 2019

  • Leisure and hospitality: +13,097
  • Construction: +7.600
  • Financial activities: +1,386

Jobs lost

From Aug. 2018 to Aug. 2019

  • Education and health services: -1,271
  • Professional and business services: -1,811
  • Information: -2,270
  • Manufacturing: -2,294
  • Trade, transportation, and utilities: -2,996
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