Special Report

This Is the Industry Laying Off the Most Americans

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19. Utility
> Total layoffs, Jan.-Apr. 2022: 857
> Total layoffs, Jan.-Apr. 2021: 301

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18. Insurance
> Total layoffs, Jan.-Apr. 2022: 870
> Total layoffs, Jan.-Apr. 2021: 5,031

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17. Aerospace/Defense
> Total layoffs, Jan.-Apr. 2022: 914
> Total layoffs, Jan.-Apr. 2021: 32,006

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16. Media
> Total layoffs, Jan.-Apr. 2022: 915
> Total layoffs, Jan.-Apr. 2021: 2,824

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15. Transportation
> Total layoffs, Jan.-Apr. 2022: 1,232
> Total layoffs, Jan.-Apr. 2021: 4,126

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