The Fine Print: In Jobs We Trust?

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.

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