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Employment and Trends - September 2012

TABLE 17 -- SUMMARY OF TURNOVER DATA
ALL AREASUNITED STATESWASHINGTON, DC-MD-VA-WV CORE BASED STATISTICAL AREAOVERSEAS
TURNOVER CATEGORIESSEPTEMBER 2012*JUNE 2012*SEPTEMBER 2011**SEPTEMBER 2012*JUNE 2012*SEPTEMBER 2011**SEPTEMBER 2012*JUNE 2012*SEPTEMBER 2011**SEPTEMBER 2012*JUNE 2012*SEPTEMBER 2011**
TOTAL ACCESSIONS A/                        
NUMBER 82,135 95,256 88,760 78,684 91,977 83,818 11,644 11,731 13,075 3,451 3,279 4,942
RATE 3.01 3.47 3.18 2.98 3.47 3.10 3.42 3.44 3.70 4.05 3.71 5.33
TO THE COMPETITIVE SERVICE                        
NUMBER 30,243 41,533 35,018 29,437 40,904 34,027 5,259 4,462 6,280 806 629 991
RATE 2.02 2.75 2.30 2.01 2.76 2.28 2.18 1.84 2.65 2.80 2.16 3.41
TO THE EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES                        
NUMBER 51,892 53,723 53,742 49,247 51,073 49,791 6,385 7,269 6,795 2,645 2,650 3,951
RATE 4.17 4.32 4.23 4.15 4.32 4.12 5.87 6.70 5.81 4.70 4.47 6.21
TOTAL NEW HIRES                        
NUMBER 66,498 76,691 68,110 63,888 74,187 64,211 9,085 9,388 9,327 2,610 2,504 3,899
RATE 2.44 2.80 2.44 2.42 2.80 2.38 2.67 2.75 2.64 3.06 2.83 4.21
TO THE COMPETITIVE SERVICE                        
NUMBER 19,967 29,986 20,445 19,443 29,574 19,757 3,287 2,973 3,095 524 412 688
RATE 1.33 1.99 1.34 1.33 2.00 1.32 1.36 1.22 1.31 1.82 1.41 2.37
TO THE EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES                        
NUMBER 46,531 46,705 47,665 44,445 44,613 44,454 5,798 6,415 6,232 2,086 2,092 3,211
RATE 3.74 3.76 3.75 3.74 3.77 3.68 5.33 5.91 5.33 3.70 3.53 5.05
RESTORATIONS AND RETURNS TO DUTY                        
NUMBER 11,981 15,775 15,607 11,318 15,110 14,739 993 1,228 1,002 663 665 868
RATE .44 .58 .56 .43 .57 .55 .29 .36 .28 .78 .75 .94
U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 81,263 94,513 87,402 78,396 91,696 83,377 11,467 11,586 12,789 2,867 2,817 4,025
RATE 3.01 3.49 3.17 2.97 3.46 3.10 3.40 3.43 3.65 4.89 4.56 6.11
NON U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 872 743 1,358 288 281 441 177 145 286 584 462 917
RATE 2.60 2.20 3.97 4.15 3.95 6.01 5.31 4.26 8.21 2.20 1.73 3.42
TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 3,656 2,790 5,043 3,478 2,680 4,868 1,566 1,115 2,746 178 110 175
RATE .13 .10 .18 .13 .10 .18 .46 .33 .78 .21 .12 .19
ACCESSIONS EXCLUDING TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 78,479 92,466 83,717 75,206 89,297 78,950 10,078 10,616 10,329 3,273 3,169 4,767
RATE 2.88 3.37 3.00 2.84 3.36 2.92 2.96 3.11 2.92 3.84 3.58 5.14
TOTAL SEPARATIONS A/                        
NUMBER 113,870 85,754 114,583 103,724 76,915 109,978 11,446 8,549 14,753 10,146 8,839 4,605
RATE 4.17 3.13 4.10 3.92 2.90 4.07 3.36 2.50 4.17 11.91 9.99 4.97
TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 4,564 3,504 7,161 4,329 3,322 6,970 1,523 964 4,005 235 182 191
RATE .17 .13 .26 .16 .13 .26 .45 .28 1.13 .28 .21 .21
QUITS                        
NUMBER 23,578 16,537 26,097 22,791 15,862 25,342 3,520 2,338 3,720 787 675 755
RATE .86 .60 .93 .86 .60 .94 1.03 .68 1.05 .92 .76 .81
OTHER SEPARATIONS                        
NUMBER 85,728 65,713 81,325 76,604 57,731 77,666 6,403 5,247 7,028 9,124 7,982 3,659
RATE 3.14 2.40 2.91 2.90 2.18 2.88 1.88 1.54 1.99 10.71 9.02 3.95
U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 112,964 85,096 113,474 103,382 76,670 109,524 11,193 8,368 14,514 9,582 8,426 3,950
RATE 4.19 3.14 4.11 3.92 2.90 4.07 3.32 2.48 4.14 16.35 13.64 6.00
NON U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 906 658 1,109 342 245 454 253 181 239 564 413 655
RATE 2.70 1.94 3.25 4.93 3.44 6.18 7.60 5.32 6.86 2.12 1.55 2.44
SEPARATIONS EXCLUDING TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 109,306 82,250 107,422 99,395 73,593 103,008 9,923 7,585 10,748 9,911 8,657 4,414
RATE 4.00 3.00 3.85 3.76 2.77 3.81 2.91 2.22 3.04 11.64 9.78 4.76
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH ACCESSIONS B/                        
NUMBER 165 181 266 165 181 266 150 166 250 ... ... ...
RATE 1.30 1.42 2.07 1.30 1.42 2.07 1.29 1.43 2.13 ... ... ...
TO THE COMPETITIVE SERVICE                        
NUMBER 18 18 18 18 18 18 12 12 12 ... ... ...
RATE .15 .15 .76 .15 .15 .76 .10 .10 .55 ... ... ...
TO THE EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES                        
NUMBER 147 163 248 147 163 248 138 154 238 ... ... ...
RATE 1.41 1.57 2.37 1.41 1.57 2.37 1.46 1.63 2.50 ... ... ...
TOTAL NEW HIRES                        
NUMBER 148 163 252 148 163 252 133 148 236 ... ... ...
RATE 1.16 1.28 1.96 1.16 1.28 1.97 1.15 1.28 2.02 ... ... ...
TO THE COMPETITIVE SERVICE                        
NUMBER 12 12 12 12 12 12 6 6 6 ... ... ...
RATE .10 .10 .51 .10 .10 .51 .05 .05 .28 ... ... ...
TO THE EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES                        
NUMBER 136 151 240 136 151 240 127 142 230 ... ... ...
RATE 1.31 1.45 2.29 1.31 1.45 2.30 1.34 1.50 2.41 ... ... ...
RESTORATIONS AND RETURNS TO DUTY                        
NUMBER 16 17 12 16 17 12 16 17 12 ... ... ...
RATE .13 .13 .09 .13 .13 .09 .14 .15 .10 ... ... ...
U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 165 181 266 165 181 266 150 166 250 ... ... ...
RATE 1.30 1.43 2.08 1.30 1.43 2.08 1.30 1.44 2.15 ... ... ...
NON U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
RATE ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 1 1 2 1 1 2 1 1 2 ... ... ...
RATE .01 .01 .02 .01 .01 .02 .01 .01 .02 ... ... ...
ACCESSIONS EXCLUDING TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 164 180 264 164 180 264 149 165 248 ... ... ...
RATE 1.29 1.41 2.06 1.29 1.42 2.06 1.28 1.42 2.12 ... ... ...
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH SEPARATIONS B/                        
NUMBER 446 445 328 446 445 328 434 433 316 ... ... ...
RATE 3.51 3.50 2.56 3.51 3.50 2.56 3.74 3.73 2.70 ... ... ...
TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 3 2 2 3 2 2 3 2 2 ... ... ...
RATE .02 .02 .02 .02 .02 .02 .03 .02 .02 ... ... ...
QUITS                        
NUMBER 123 123 57 123 123 57 123 123 57 ... ... ...
RATE .97 .97 .44 .97 .97 .44 1.06 1.06 .49 ... ... ...
OTHER SEPARATIONS                        
NUMBER 320 320 269 320 320 269 308 308 257 ... ... ...
RATE 2.51 2.51 2.10 2.52 2.52 2.10 2.65 2.65 2.19 ... ... ...
U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 444 439 328 444 439 328 432 427 316 ... ... ...
RATE 3.51 3.47 2.57 3.51 3.47 2.57 3.74 3.70 2.71 ... ... ...
NON U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 2 6 ... 2 6 ... 2 6 ... ... ... ...
RATE 3.51 10.53 ... 3.51 10.53 ... 3.51 10.53 ... ... ... ...
SEPARATIONS EXCLUDING TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 443 443 326 443 443 326 431 431 314 ... ... ...
RATE 3.48 3.48 2.54 3.48 3.48 2.54 3.71 3.71 2.68 ... ... ...
EXECUTIVE BRANCH ACCESSIONS                        
NUMBER 81,958 95,063 88,448 78,507 91,784 83,506 11,482 11,553 12,779 3,451 3,279 4,942
RATE 3.02 3.48 3.18 2.98 3.48 3.11 3.49 3.50 3.74 4.05 3.71 5.33
TO THE COMPETITIVE SERVICE                        
NUMBER 30,225 41,515 35,000 29,419 40,886 34,009 5,247 4,450 6,268 806 629 991
RATE 2.04 2.77 2.30 2.02 2.79 2.28 2.28 1.93 2.67 2.80 2.16 3.41
TO THE EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES                        
NUMBER 51,733 53,548 53,448 49,088 50,898 49,497 6,235 7,103 6,511 2,645 2,650 3,951
RATE 4.20 4.35 4.24 4.17 4.34 4.13 6.28 7.17 6.07 4.70 4.47 6.21
TOTAL NEW HIRES                        
NUMBER 66,350 76,528 67,813 63,740 74,024 63,914 8,952 9,240 9,046 2,610 2,504 3,899
RATE 2.44 2.80 2.44 2.42 2.80 2.38 2.72 2.80 2.65 3.06 2.83 4.21
TO THE COMPETITIVE SERVICE                        
NUMBER 19,955 29,974 20,433 19,431 29,562 19,745 3,281 2,967 3,089 524 412 688
RATE 1.34 2.00 1.34 1.34 2.01 1.32 1.43 1.29 1.32 1.82 1.41 2.37
TO THE EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES                        
NUMBER 46,395 46,554 47,380 44,309 44,462 44,169 5,671 6,273 5,957 2,086 2,092 3,211
RATE 3.76 3.78 3.76 3.77 3.79 3.69 5.71 6.33 5.55 3.70 3.53 5.05
RESTORATIONS AND RETURNS TO DUTY                        
NUMBER 11,965 15,758 15,595 11,302 15,093 14,727 977 1,211 990 663 665 868
RATE .44 .58 .56 .43 .57 .55 .30 .37 .29 .78 .75 .94
U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 81,086 94,320 87,090 78,219 91,503 83,065 11,305 11,408 12,493 2,867 2,817 4,025
RATE 3.02 3.50 3.17 2.98 3.47 3.10 3.47 3.49 3.69 4.89 4.56 6.11
NON U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 872 743 1,358 288 281 441 177 145 286 584 462 917
RATE 2.61 2.20 3.98 4.19 3.98 6.06 5.41 4.33 8.35 2.20 1.73 3.42
TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 3,643 2,777 5,040 3,465 2,667 4,865 1,553 1,102 2,743 178 110 175
RATE .13 .10 .18 .13 .10 .18 .47 .33 .80 .21 .12 .19
ACCESSIONS EXCLUDING TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 78,315 92,286 83,408 75,042 89,117 78,641 9,929 10,451 10,036 3,273 3,169 4,767
RATE 2.88 3.38 3.00 2.85 3.37 2.93 3.02 3.17 2.93 3.84 3.58 5.15
EXECUTIVE BRANCH SEPARATIONS                        
NUMBER 113,418 85,303 114,204 103,272 76,464 109,599 11,006 8,110 14,386 10,146 8,839 4,605
RATE 4.17 3.13 4.11 3.92 2.90 4.08 3.34 2.46 4.21 11.91 9.99 4.97
TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 4,560 3,501 7,156 4,325 3,319 6,965 1,519 961 4,000 235 182 191
RATE .17 .13 .26 .16 .13 .26 .46 .29 1.17 .28 .21 .21
QUITS                        
NUMBER 23,453 16,412 26,036 22,666 15,737 25,281 3,395 2,213 3,659 787 675 755
RATE .86 .60 .94 .86 .60 .94 1.03 .67 1.07 .92 .76 .81
OTHER SEPARATIONS                        
NUMBER 85,405 65,390 81,012 76,281 57,408 77,353 6,092 4,936 6,727 9,124 7,982 3,659
RATE 3.14 2.40 2.91 2.90 2.17 2.88 1.85 1.50 1.97 10.71 9.02 3.95
U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 112,514 84,651 113,095 102,932 76,225 109,145 10,755 7,935 14,147 9,582 8,426 3,950
RATE 4.19 3.14 4.12 3.92 2.89 4.07 3.30 2.43 4.18 16.35 13.64 6.00
NON U.S. CITIZENS                        
NUMBER 904 652 1,109 340 239 454 251 175 239 564 413 655
RATE 2.70 1.93 3.25 4.94 3.39 6.23 7.67 5.23 6.98 2.12 1.55 2.44
SEPARATIONS EXCLUDING TRANSFERS                        
NUMBER 108,858 81,802 107,048 98,947 73,145 102,634 9,487 7,149 10,386 9,911 8,657 4,414
RATE 4.01 3.00 3.85 3.76 2.77 3.82 2.88 2.17 3.04 11.64 9.78 4.76

* PRELIMINARY OR PREVIOUS QUARTER'S TURNOVER TOTALS (OR PORTIONS THEREOF) WERE USED FOR CURRENT QUARTER.
** REVISED.

A/ EXCLUDES CONGRESS AND THE JUDICIAL BRANCH FOR WHICH TURNOVER DATA IS NOT REPORTED.

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