Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail
[In thousands]
Industry Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Oct.
2013
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014(p)
Oct.
2014(p)
Oct.
2013
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014(p)
Oct.
2014(p)
Change from:
Sept.2014 - Oct.2014(p)

Total nonfarm

138,013 139,061 139,753 140,817 137,037 139,210 139,466 139,680 214

Total private

115,798 118,258 117,951 118,518 115,183 117,313 117,557 117,766 209

Goods-producing

19,029 19,541 19,491 19,491 18,756 19,140 19,176 19,204 28

Mining and logging

888 936 939 936 881 919 927 928 1

Logging

55.8 58.0 58.2 58.4 53.2 55.4 55.2 55.4 0.2

Mining

832.3 878.0 881.1 877.2 827.6 863.4 871.3 872.7 1.4

Oil and gas extraction

200.3 214.3 212.9 215.5 200.6 212.2 213.1 215.6 2.5

Mining, except oil and gas(1)

213.3 218.2 216.5 214.1 210.0 211.7 211.7 210.9 -0.8

Coal mining

79.5 78.6 78.2 76.2 80.1 78.0 77.9 76.7 -1.2

Support activities for mining

418.7 445.5 451.7 447.6 417.0 439.5 446.5 446.2 -0.3

Construction

6,086 6,351 6,320 6,328 5,864 6,064 6,083 6,095 12

Construction of buildings

1,339.9 1,412.3 1,409.0 1,407.8 1,303.1 1,367.6 1,375.3 1,371.2 -4.1

Residential building

643.4 695.9 697.5 694.8 626.3 670.7 678.5 676.2 -2.3

Nonresidential building

696.5 716.4 711.5 713.0 676.8 696.9 696.8 695.0 -1.8

Heavy and civil engineering construction

954.1 987.0 989.5 990.7 889.7 919.9 922.5 928.0 5.5

Specialty trade contractors

3,792.1 3,951.6 3,921.1 3,929.1 3,671.6 3,776.8 3,785.4 3,795.6 10.2

Residential specialty trade contractors

1,616.5 1,709.0 1,693.6 1,704.0 1,561.2 1,625.3 1,631.6 1,641.9 10.3

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,175.6 2,242.6 2,227.5 2,225.1 2,110.4 2,151.5 2,153.8 2,153.7 -0.1

Manufacturing

12,055 12,254 12,232 12,227 12,011 12,157 12,166 12,181 15

Durable goods

7,571 7,734 7,719 7,727 7,562 7,693 7,702 7,716 14

Wood products

358.9 375.7 374.0 374.4 357.8 370.9 371.4 372.8 1.4

Nonmetallic mineral products

381.7 399.8 398.5 398.5 375.4 389.9 391.2 391.6 0.4

Primary metals

392.8 402.0 403.6 403.6 392.0 401.2 402.4 402.4 0.0

Fabricated metal products

1,444.1 1,464.1 1,463.5 1,467.8 1,441.8 1,457.9 1,460.3 1,464.1 3.8

Machinery

1,105.1 1,136.2 1,130.8 1,138.3 1,106.0 1,133.8 1,134.1 1,139.3 5.2

Computer and electronic products(1)

1,063.1 1,061.8 1,057.8 1,056.6 1,064.2 1,056.2 1,057.2 1,058.7 1.5

Computer and peripheral equipment

159.6 171.0 169.3 168.2 160.1 168.8 168.4 168.5 0.1

Communications equipment

100.5 97.0 96.7 96.1 100.8 96.8 96.7 96.1 -0.6

Semiconductors and electronic components

372.8 368.4 367.0 368.1 372.7 366.9 367.2 369.2 2.0

Electronic instruments

392.1 386.2 386.0 385.5 392.6 384.9 386.3 386.4 0.1

Electrical equipment and appliances

374.1 375.4 373.0 372.3 374.4 374.3 372.9 371.5 -1.4

Transportation equipment(1)

1,510.4 1,562.2 1,562.0 1,558.1 1,510.6 1,559.2 1,558.8 1,559.1 0.3

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

833.5 871.4 873.4 871.6 833.7 869.1 870.5 871.1 0.6

Furniture and related products

360.5 376.7 373.9 374.5 360.4 371.2 372.7 376.4 3.7

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

580.4 580.1 582.0 583.1 579.2 578.6 581.2 580.2 -1.0

Nondurable goods

4,484 4,520 4,513 4,500 4,449 4,464 4,464 4,465 1

Food manufacturing

1,493.5 1,508.9 1,505.9 1,492.3 1,467.6 1,472.3 1,471.8 1,470.3 -1.5

Textile mills

117.5 117.0 117.3 116.9 117.6 116.6 116.7 116.5 -0.2

Textile product mills

112.7 114.4 112.9 113.1 112.1 112.9 112.4 112.7 0.3

Apparel

140.7 130.8 133.2 132.2 140.3 131.6 132.1 131.3 -0.8

Paper and paper products

376.6 373.4 370.6 371.5 376.7 372.7 371.1 371.7 0.6

Printing and related support activities

444.0 440.4 439.5 439.6 442.9 439.3 439.4 438.2 -1.2

Petroleum and coal products

112.9 116.8 115.7 115.3 109.7 114.1 113.7 113.4 -0.3

Chemicals

789.6 808.5 805.4 806.6 791.3 805.3 805.7 808.1 2.4

Plastics and rubber products

655.9 667.9 666.6 668.4 656.4 663.4 663.7 665.4 1.7

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

240.2 242.3 245.6 244.3 234.6 235.6 237.2 237.7 0.5

Private service-providing

96,769 98,717 98,460 99,027 96,427 98,173 98,381 98,562 181

Trade, transportation, and utilities

26,083 26,438 26,418 26,649 26,017 26,458 26,500 26,549 49

Wholesale trade

5,782.4 5,903.4 5,889.6 5,906.7 5,769.0 5,881.1 5,886.2 5,894.7 8.5

Durable goods

2,889.3 2,961.7 2,946.7 2,956.3 2,885.7 2,948.3 2,946.9 2,951.7 4.8

Nondurable goods

1,994.1 2,024.1 2,024.6 2,028.2 1,986.8 2,018.2 2,020.9 2,022.1 1.2

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

899.0 917.6 918.3 922.2 896.5 914.6 918.4 920.9 2.5

Retail trade

15,202.6 15,379.3 15,301.3 15,481.9 15,187.4 15,375.4 15,409.4 15,436.5 27.1

Motor vehicle and parts dealers(1)

1,815.1 1,882.5 1,878.8 1,878.1 1,807.8 1,865.4 1,864.7 1,867.2 2.5

Automobile dealers

1,150.9 1,191.3 1,189.2 1,193.3 1,146.9 1,184.3 1,182.4 1,186.7 4.3

Furniture and home furnishings stores

450.3 451.3 452.8 466.2 444.9 456.8 459.4 460.2 0.8

Electronics and appliance stores

516.2 494.8 498.4 513.4 511.9 506.2 508.7 505.6 -3.1

Building material and garden supply stores

1,203.6 1,241.7 1,220.9 1,215.1 1,224.8 1,231.0 1,233.2 1,232.0 -1.2

Food and beverage stores

2,970.4 3,014.6 3,014.3 3,029.6 2,967.3 2,998.6 3,019.3 3,026.8 7.5

Health and personal care stores

1,024.7 1,015.8 1,014.3 1,029.1 1,023.6 1,019.1 1,019.8 1,022.7 2.9

Gasoline stations

877.5 892.8 883.7 883.4 875.7 879.0 878.4 880.9 2.5

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,376.1 1,401.6 1,354.8 1,376.0 1,376.7 1,388.5 1,382.8 1,374.9 -7.9

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

605.6 583.3 589.2 604.2 605.4 586.9 592.2 595.6 3.4

General merchandise stores(1)

3,072.8 3,100.2 3,085.3 3,135.9 3,083.5 3,138.8 3,141.6 3,153.5 11.9

Department stores

1,328.0 1,316.2 1,303.7 1,327.0 1,340.0 1,343.5 1,341.8 1,342.2 0.4

Miscellaneous store retailers

808.8 815.2 817.0 837.7 796.9 811.5 813.2 818.0 4.8

Nonstore retailers

481.5 485.5 491.8 513.2 468.9 493.6 496.1 499.1 3.0

Transportation and warehousing

4,547.6 4,597.4 4,674.4 4,705.8 4,509.7 4,645.6 4,650.8 4,664.1 13.3

Air transportation

447.2 459.2 456.3 456.9 447.7 456.9 456.4 459.2 2.8

Rail transportation

231.1 239.9 240.9 241.4 231.1 238.5 240.9 240.3 -0.6

Water transportation

65.9 70.8 68.6 67.6 65.2 68.2 67.5 66.7 -0.8

Truck transportation

1,401.3 1,436.5 1,436.4 1,438.5 1,384.2 1,411.5 1,415.6 1,419.5 3.9

Transit and ground passenger transportation

469.6 399.2 472.2 478.2 451.5 465.8 460.5 459.8 -0.7

Pipeline transportation

44.2 45.5 45.6 45.5 44.2 45.4 45.5 45.6 0.1

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

28.8 37.9 34.1 30.2 28.2 30.0 29.3 29.7 0.4

Support activities for transportation

598.7 611.3 613.3 621.8 595.6 612.6 615.2 617.8 2.6

Couriers and messengers

530.9 552.2 560.9 572.0 542.0 572.7 576.9 581.0 4.1

Warehousing and storage

729.9 744.9 746.1 753.7 720.0 744.0 743.0 744.5 1.5

Utilities

550.7 558.0 553.0 554.5 551.2 555.4 553.6 554.0 0.4

Information

2,674 2,707 2,695 2,701 2,688 2,689 2,702 2,698 -4

Publishing industries, except Internet

733.1 730.8 727.4 725.3 730.8 726.8 725.7 723.4 -2.3

Motion picture and sound recording industries

329.7 321.1 304.6 306.4 345.4 308.7 311.4 309.6 -1.8

Broadcasting, except Internet

287.7 296.6 294.8 292.1 287.0 296.3 293.5 291.3 -2.2

Telecommunications

855.7 867.4 877.9 881.5 856.5 868.6 879.7 880.5 0.8

Data processing, hosting and related services

268.5 274.7 274.5 277.3 269.2 274.2 275.3 276.6 1.3

Other information services

199.4 216.4 216.0 218.7 199.2 213.9 216.2 216.8 0.6

Financial activities

7,905 8,032 7,993 7,999 7,903 7,973 7,985 7,988 3

Finance and insurance

5,883.7 5,932.1 5,922.3 5,932.2 5,886.2 5,917.0 5,927.3 5,927.9 0.6

Monetary authorities - central bank

18.1 18.3 18.2 18.2 18.0 18.1 18.1 18.2 0.1

Credit intermediation and related
activities(1)

2,605.5 2,580.7 2,571.3 2,571.3 2,610.3 2,572.9 2,572.4 2,570.6 -1.8

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,718.7 1,704.9 1,692.5 1,692.7 1,723.2 1,698.5 1,696.4 1,693.4 -3.0

Commercial banking

1,295.1 1,274.9 1,265.5 1,265.5 1,297.8 1,270.8 1,268.6 1,266.1 -2.5

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

867.0 886.3 882.5 884.1 866.2 882.3 885.5 886.8 1.3

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,393.1 2,446.8 2,450.3 2,458.6 2,391.7 2,443.7 2,451.3 2,452.3 1.0

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,021.6 2,099.7 2,070.5 2,066.7 2,016.9 2,055.9 2,057.4 2,059.7 2.3

Real estate

1,474.1 1,511.7 1,492.6 1,493.1 1,471.1 1,485.0 1,486.2 1,487.5 1.3

Rental and leasing services

524.8 565.7 555.9 551.5 523.1 548.9 549.3 550.2 0.9

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

22.7 22.3 22.0 22.1 22.7 22.0 21.9 22.0 0.1

Professional and business services

18,918 19,455 19,453 19,591 18,753 19,318 19,373 19,410 37

Professional and technical services(1)

8,163.0 8,367.9 8,326.3 8,411.1 8,194.5 8,394.7 8,407.9 8,427.9 20.0

Legal services

1,138.0 1,140.5 1,128.0 1,136.0 1,137.1 1,138.4 1,134.4 1,134.7 0.3

Accounting and bookkeeping services

874.0 900.0 893.7 910.6 943.6 965.5 965.6 968.5 2.9

Architectural and engineering services

1,372.8 1,429.3 1,423.3 1,428.1 1,365.6 1,411.5 1,416.5 1,419.4 2.9

Computer systems design and related services

1,721.9 1,773.4 1,761.7 1,786.6 1,714.1 1,767.4 1,769.4 1,776.2 6.8

Management and technical consulting services

1,205.8 1,244.1 1,246.8 1,261.5 1,196.9 1,239.7 1,247.0 1,251.0 4.0

Management of companies and enterprises

2,103.5 2,150.8 2,138.2 2,138.5 2,105.2 2,142.1 2,139.6 2,139.2 -0.4

Administrative and waste services

8,651.9 8,936.4 8,988.2 9,041.6 8,453.5 8,781.5 8,825.4 8,842.5 17.1

Administrative and support services(1)

8,275.0 8,546.7 8,602.3 8,658.1 8,078.3 8,400.1 8,443.6 8,461.8 18.2

Employment services(1)

3,515.6 3,668.7 3,736.7 3,798.4 3,393.2 3,626.6 3,654.2 3,678.2 24.0

Temporary help services

2,818.0 2,940.3 3,004.9 3,052.5 2,705.0 2,909.8 2,927.6 2,942.7 15.1

Business support services

871.6 856.0 867.0 884.7 860.3 866.9 870.0 871.3 1.3

Services to buildings and dwellings

1,945.6 2,052.0 2,015.7 1,991.9 1,897.6 1,948.7 1,949.4 1,947.0 -2.4

Waste management and remediation services

376.9 389.7 385.9 383.5 375.2 381.4 381.8 380.7 -1.1

Education and health services

21,392 21,229 21,515 21,850 21,212 21,556 21,599 21,640 41

Educational services

3,511.4 3,104.2 3,369.4 3,600.7 3,362.5 3,410.4 3,428.9 3,442.6 13.7

Health care and social assistance

17,881.0 18,124.3 18,145.9 18,249.7 17,849.7 18,145.5 18,170.1 18,197.3 27.2

Health care(3)

14,592.0 14,806.0 14,794.9 14,864.0 14,572.8 14,781.7 14,805.2 14,829.7 24.5

Ambulatory health care services(1)

6,560.0 6,716.9 6,719.8 6,765.3 6,541.2 6,710.3 6,725.0 6,743.5 18.5

Offices of physicians

2,461.3 2,506.1 2,502.2 2,516.9 2,451.6 2,505.2 2,506.4 2,510.0 3.6

Outpatient care centers

693.7 722.7 723.3 726.9 693.0 722.1 725.3 725.3 0.0

Home health care services

1,258.6 1,289.3 1,298.3 1,310.9 1,255.2 1,291.2 1,296.5 1,303.9 7.4

Hospitals

4,796.5 4,817.0 4,817.7 4,832.5 4,796.8 4,812.7 4,818.5 4,822.0 3.5

Nursing and residential care facilities(1)

3,235.5 3,272.1 3,257.4 3,266.2 3,234.8 3,258.7 3,261.7 3,264.2 2.5

Nursing care facilities

1,652.5 1,659.6 1,651.8 1,652.7 1,652.1 1,653.7 1,652.4 1,651.4 -1.0

Social assistance(1)

3,289.0 3,318.3 3,351.0 3,385.7 3,276.9 3,363.8 3,364.9 3,367.6 2.7

Child day care services

864.0 821.1 865.8 883.3 847.7 866.0 864.5 866.4 1.9

Leisure and hospitality

14,324 15,296 14,880 14,718 14,380 14,660 14,708 14,760 52

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,013.4 2,356.3 2,151.1 2,075.4 2,055.2 2,090.9 2,103.2 2,115.1 11.9

Performing arts and spectator sports

429.0 468.2 462.6 456.7 425.4 442.5 449.7 454.1 4.4

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

140.5 151.5 142.8 141.1 140.4 141.3 141.3 141.3 0.0

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,443.9 1,736.6 1,545.7 1,477.6 1,489.4 1,507.1 1,512.2 1,519.7 7.5

Accommodation and food services

12,310.2 12,940.0 12,729.3 12,642.8 12,324.3 12,569.0 12,604.6 12,645.1 40.5

Accommodation

1,860.6 2,011.0 1,917.3 1,865.5 1,870.9 1,872.3 1,873.8 1,872.5 -1.3

Food services and drinking places

10,449.6 10,929.0 10,812.0 10,777.3 10,453.4 10,696.7 10,730.8 10,772.6 41.8

Other services

5,473 5,560 5,506 5,519 5,474 5,519 5,514 5,517 3

Repair and maintenance

1,213.3 1,225.5 1,222.8 1,220.5 1,211.0 1,220.7 1,216.8 1,214.8 -2.0

Personal and laundry services

1,352.6 1,377.9 1,368.4 1,370.2 1,354.5 1,369.9 1,368.1 1,371.0 2.9

Membership associations and organizations

2,907.5 2,956.3 2,914.5 2,928.4 2,908.9 2,927.9 2,929.3 2,930.8 1.5

Government

22,215 20,803 21,802 22,299 21,854 21,897 21,909 21,914 5

Federal

2,729.0 2,728.0 2,720.0 2,715.0 2,732.0 2,716.0 2,714.0 2,711.0 -3.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,138.7 2,137.7 2,129.5 2,124.8 2,143.4 2,125.2 2,122.9 2,123.2 0.3

U.S. Postal Service

590.2 590.7 590.8 590.6 588.1 590.4 590.6 587.6 -3.0

State government

5,214.0 4,764.0 5,092.0 5,229.0 5,057.0 5,047.0 5,065.0 5,066.0 1.0

State government education

2,566.8 2,092.5 2,441.4 2,582.1 2,399.9 2,391.4 2,409.0 2,408.8 -0.2

State government, excluding education

2,647.3 2,671.2 2,650.8 2,647.2 2,657.2 2,655.9 2,656.3 2,656.9 0.6

Local government

14,272.0 13,311.0 13,990.0 14,355.0 14,065.0 14,134.0 14,130.0 14,137.0 7.0

Local government education

8,036.7 6,816.6 7,691.5 8,079.7 7,793.5 7,818.3 7,822.4 7,819.3 -3.1

Local government, excluding education

6,235.7 6,494.7 6,298.7 6,275.7 6,271.4 6,315.3 6,307.5 6,318.1 10.6

Footnotes
(1) Includes other industries, not shown separately.
(2) Includes motor vehicles, motor vehicle bodies and trailers, and motor vehicle parts.
(3) Includes ambulatory health care services, hospitals, and nursing and residential care facilities.
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: November 07, 2014