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
June
2014
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
June
2015(p)
June
2014
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
June
2015(p)
Change from:
May2015 - June2015(p)

Total nonfarm

139,891 141,437 142,362 142,817 138,907 141,365 141,619 141,842 223

Total private

118,069 119,094 120,066 120,959 117,052 119,459 119,709 119,932 223

Goods-producing

19,465 19,376 19,592 19,831 19,190 19,556 19,560 19,561 1

Mining and logging

900 852 839 844 892 864 846 843 -3

Logging

52.2 50.6 52.3 54.2 52.2 54.6 54.0 54.2 0.2

Mining

847.6 801.8 786.2 789.7 839.8 809.3 792.3 788.7 -3.6

Oil and gas extraction

199.1 192.2 193.3 194.3 197.6 194.4 194.0 193.2 -0.8

Mining, except oil and gas(1)

212.6 200.4 203.9 204.9 206.5 201.8 201.3 199.7 -1.6

Coal mining

75.0 70.0 69.1 68.8 74.3 70.2 69.2 68.4 -0.8

Support activities for mining

435.9 409.2 389.0 390.5 435.7 413.1 397.0 395.8 -1.2

Construction

6,310 6,254 6,439 6,572 6,121 6,365 6,380 6,380 0

Construction of buildings

1,380.0 1,374.3 1,408.5 1,436.7 1,353.5 1,404.9 1,409.6 1,408.0 -1.6

Residential building

674.7 675.0 694.0 705.7 656.7 691.4 692.4 686.3 -6.1

Nonresidential building

705.3 699.3 714.5 731.0 696.8 713.5 717.2 721.7 4.5

Heavy and civil engineering construction

962.1 926.9 965.6 992.1 915.6 941.7 942.2 946.0 3.8

Specialty trade contractors

3,967.7 3,952.6 4,064.6 4,143.4 3,852.0 4,018.3 4,027.8 4,025.9 -1.9

Residential specialty trade contractors

1,720.9 1,718.8 1,776.0 1,821.4 1,658.0 1,748.6 1,751.7 1,755.4 3.7

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,246.8 2,233.8 2,288.6 2,322.0 2,194.0 2,269.7 2,276.1 2,270.5 -5.6

Manufacturing

12,255 12,270 12,314 12,415 12,177 12,327 12,334 12,338 4

Durable goods

7,729 7,781 7,803 7,855 7,678 7,803 7,804 7,806 2

Wood products

375.9 375.8 378.0 380.4 372.0 377.0 376.6 376.8 0.2

Nonmetallic mineral products

393.5 399.2 406.6 410.0 385.4 399.0 401.1 401.2 0.1

Primary metals

400.7 402.0 400.7 401.6 399.6 403.5 401.3 401.3 0.0

Fabricated metal products

1,460.6 1,469.9 1,467.9 1,473.4 1,451.6 1,474.7 1,470.3 1,465.8 -4.5

Machinery

1,134.5 1,131.4 1,130.0 1,135.6 1,129.4 1,133.7 1,132.2 1,132.5 0.3

Computer and electronic products(1)

1,051.6 1,054.1 1,055.8 1,060.7 1,048.0 1,057.8 1,057.7 1,056.8 -0.9

Computer and peripheral equipment

162.7 168.2 170.1 171.5 161.8 169.8 171.0 170.8 -0.2

Communications equipment

93.9 89.8 89.6 89.9 93.3 89.9 89.7 89.4 -0.3

Semiconductors and electronic components

367.5 369.3 369.2 370.7 366.9 370.7 370.5 370.0 -0.5

Electronic instruments

389.4 389.5 390.4 392.4 388.2 389.9 390.1 390.6 0.5

Electrical equipment and appliances

375.8 370.7 373.0 375.3 375.5 372.7 373.7 375.0 1.3

Transportation equipment(1)

1,576.6 1,601.5 1,608.9 1,622.5 1,562.9 1,604.9 1,608.4 1,608.0 -0.4

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

884.9 914.9 924.1 931.4 876.8 917.4 924.0 924.5 0.5

Furniture and related products

375.5 386.3 387.3 392.4 370.8 387.5 386.9 388.0 1.1

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

584.7 590.3 594.7 603.5 582.5 592.2 596.1 600.2 4.1

Nondurable goods

4,526 4,489 4,511 4,560 4,499 4,524 4,530 4,532 2

Food manufacturing

1,481.5 1,465.5 1,471.8 1,503.7 1,475.8 1,490.3 1,493.1 1,498.0 4.9

Textile mills

117.9 118.7 119.9 118.0 117.1 118.5 119.2 117.3 -1.9

Textile product mills

113.8 113.8 114.8 115.5 113.1 114.9 115.2 114.7 -0.5

Apparel

139.8 135.8 136.1 136.9 139.7 136.2 136.2 136.6 0.4

Paper and paper products

376.2 366.0 366.6 367.6 373.0 366.5 366.4 364.8 -1.6

Printing and related support activities

455.7 446.8 445.7 446.1 454.1 447.4 445.4 444.6 -0.8

Petroleum and coal products

114.0 108.1 110.8 112.9 111.2 108.8 109.8 110.2 0.4

Chemicals

807.3 809.5 811.3 817.3 803.6 811.5 812.5 812.9 0.4

Plastics and rubber products

678.1 686.7 689.1 691.7 673.2 685.7 687.3 687.0 -0.3

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

241.8 238.3 245.0 249.8 237.7 243.7 245.2 245.5 0.3

Private service-providing

98,604 99,718 100,474 101,128 97,862 99,903 100,149 100,371 222

Trade, transportation, and utilities

26,407 26,571 26,791 26,940 26,362 26,807 26,852 26,901 49

Wholesale trade

5,867.2 5,887.7 5,919.2 5,944.2 5,827.2 5,899.7 5,905.0 5,904.8 -0.2

Durable goods

2,929.5 2,937.4 2,949.5 2,960.8 2,912.0 2,945.6 2,945.5 2,943.5 -2.0

Nondurable goods

2,034.7 2,042.8 2,057.8 2,065.1 2,017.5 2,044.4 2,047.5 2,048.2 0.7

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

903.0 907.5 911.9 918.3 897.7 909.7 912.0 913.1 1.1

Retail trade

15,353.6 15,429.1 15,567.3 15,655.7 15,357.4 15,598.2 15,624.6 15,657.5 32.9

Motor vehicle and parts dealers(1)

1,879.8 1,909.3 1,928.6 1,941.9 1,862.8 1,911.5 1,921.1 1,923.9 2.8

Automobile dealers

1,190.0 1,214.1 1,224.9 1,230.2 1,183.2 1,217.1 1,223.6 1,223.3 -0.3

Furniture and home furnishings stores

445.1 457.2 460.2 462.5 452.6 465.1 467.5 469.8 2.3

Electronics and appliance stores

473.9 489.0 488.3 490.2 488.5 501.3 503.0 504.6 1.6

Building material and garden supply stores

1,297.4 1,302.4 1,331.9 1,313.5 1,234.8 1,255.7 1,256.4 1,251.9 -4.5

Food and beverage stores

3,016.4 3,003.4 3,029.5 3,065.2 2,994.9 3,033.1 3,034.0 3,043.0 9.0

Health and personal care stores

1,019.0 1,020.3 1,021.9 1,027.5 1,020.9 1,028.1 1,027.4 1,029.4 2.0

Gasoline stations

891.8 894.8 903.7 919.5 880.4 902.0 899.8 907.0 7.2

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,348.5 1,323.0 1,341.0 1,357.0 1,379.6 1,376.7 1,385.1 1,386.9 1.8

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

593.7 590.6 588.6 585.3 609.0 609.1 607.0 604.0 -3.0

General merchandise stores(1)

3,069.7 3,110.4 3,121.3 3,133.3 3,111.2 3,160.1 3,163.0 3,173.4 10.4

Department stores

1,317.0 1,297.4 1,294.1 1,296.9 1,352.8 1,334.3 1,328.8 1,331.5 2.7

Miscellaneous store retailers

821.1 809.4 828.6 832.5 816.9 823.2 824.0 826.7 2.7

Nonstore retailers

497.2 519.3 523.7 527.3 505.8 532.3 536.3 536.9 0.6

Transportation and warehousing

4,630.4 4,695.9 4,742.0 4,774.8 4,625.8 4,748.2 4,760.4 4,777.5 17.1

Air transportation

445.7 445.6 448.0 451.3 441.5 445.6 446.7 447.4 0.7

Rail transportation

234.8 246.0 244.3 245.6 233.9 246.0 244.0 244.7 0.7

Water transportation

69.2 65.2 65.4 66.5 67.8 66.2 65.4 65.4 0.0

Truck transportation

1,430.8 1,424.1 1,448.3 1,475.4 1,415.2 1,442.2 1,451.1 1,458.5 7.4

Transit and ground passenger transportation

452.7 484.3 489.1 467.0 460.0 471.1 473.2 473.9 0.7

Pipeline transportation

47.2 48.8 49.5 49.7 47.0 48.7 49.6 49.4 -0.2

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

37.8 28.3 34.3 39.7 30.5 31.3 31.8 32.1 0.3

Support activities for transportation

628.5 645.4 644.5 649.3 627.6 647.1 645.0 647.7 2.7

Couriers and messengers

549.6 557.3 562.6 567.3 563.2 588.9 589.4 591.4 2.0

Warehousing and storage

734.1 750.9 756.0 763.0 739.1 761.1 764.2 767.0 2.8

Utilities

555.3 558.1 562.6 565.3 551.2 560.5 561.6 561.2 -0.4

Information

2,738 2,787 2,791 2,798 2,735 2,788 2,787 2,794 7

Publishing industries, except Internet

724.9 716.2 714.2 718.5 725.5 718.7 718.3 718.8 0.5

Motion picture and sound recording industries

378.7 388.3 392.4 386.3 375.1 383.2 380.8 382.8 2.0

Broadcasting, except Internet

287.1 289.5 288.2 290.5 286.3 290.2 289.6 289.6 0.0

Telecommunications

853.6 865.4 866.3 868.8 854.4 868.8 868.7 869.1 0.4

Data processing, hosting and related services

277.2 294.7 296.7 298.1 277.2 292.9 295.9 298.1 2.2

Other information services

216.9 232.5 232.9 235.9 216.6 233.9 234.1 235.7 1.6

Financial activities

8,020 8,057 8,093 8,181 7,968 8,097 8,107 8,127 20

Finance and insurance

5,933.2 5,996.7 6,011.7 6,055.9 5,922.6 6,019.8 6,028.8 6,043.5 14.7

Monetary authorities - central bank

18.5 18.2 18.2 18.5 18.4 18.5 18.4 18.4 0.0

Credit intermediation and related
activities(1)

2,566.7 2,561.1 2,571.6 2,582.4 2,563.8 2,573.8 2,579.9 2,578.5 -1.4

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,711.5 1,694.1 1,698.3 1,699.8 1,707.9 1,697.8 1,701.0 1,696.2 -4.8

Commercial banking

1,294.9 1,275.8 1,278.9 1,275.1 1,293.4 1,278.2 1,280.2 1,273.9 -6.3

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

880.7 891.2 891.6 906.7 877.8 895.1 896.0 903.4 7.4

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,467.3 2,526.2 2,530.3 2,548.3 2,462.6 2,532.4 2,534.5 2,543.2 8.7

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,086.9 2,060.1 2,080.9 2,125.1 2,045.3 2,077.4 2,078.6 2,083.4 4.8

Real estate

1,509.1 1,502.5 1,511.4 1,535.9 1,485.6 1,511.4 1,510.9 1,512.6 1.7

Rental and leasing services

554.1 534.6 546.0 565.3 536.1 542.7 544.2 547.0 2.8

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

23.7 23.0 23.5 23.9 23.6 23.3 23.5 23.8 0.3

Professional and business services

19,207 19,596 19,694 19,878 19,079 19,613 19,687 19,751 64

Professional and technical services(1)

8,314.2 8,664.8 8,551.4 8,607.8 8,339.7 8,586.1 8,608.0 8,631.9 23.9

Legal services

1,128.9 1,117.8 1,119.4 1,130.9 1,119.4 1,122.0 1,122.2 1,121.4 -0.8

Accounting and bookkeeping services

898.2 1,099.4 942.2 937.0 958.7 996.8 989.1 997.6 8.5

Architectural and engineering services

1,393.3 1,409.4 1,423.6 1,443.8 1,378.8 1,418.3 1,424.3 1,428.7 4.4

Computer systems design and related services

1,776.5 1,846.3 1,855.2 1,859.8 1,777.6 1,845.2 1,855.7 1,860.1 4.4

Management and technical consulting services

1,246.4 1,294.5 1,304.6 1,310.6 1,243.6 1,301.5 1,309.6 1,308.4 -1.2

Management of companies and enterprises

2,185.4 2,191.3 2,208.0 2,229.0 2,170.0 2,201.6 2,208.5 2,213.6 5.1

Administrative and waste services

8,707.0 8,739.8 8,934.8 9,040.8 8,569.7 8,825.1 8,870.0 8,905.6 35.6

Administrative and support services(1)

8,313.2 8,350.2 8,538.6 8,636.6 8,183.1 8,430.6 8,474.0 8,509.1 35.1

Employment services(1)

3,427.9 3,483.4 3,569.6 3,617.8 3,411.1 3,550.2 3,574.8 3,603.9 29.1

Temporary help services

2,769.9 2,819.7 2,893.9 2,924.5 2,757.2 2,877.7 2,894.9 2,914.7 19.8

Business support services

870.1 911.7 907.8 902.0 882.2 915.9 915.8 914.8 -1.0

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,060.5 1,970.6 2,058.2 2,099.2 1,944.5 1,972.0 1,982.2 1,982.4 0.2

Waste management and remediation services

393.8 389.6 396.2 404.2 386.6 394.5 396.0 396.5 0.5

Education and health services

21,254 22,096 22,049 21,831 21,452 21,917 21,973 22,023 50

Educational services

3,226.0 3,631.7 3,502.3 3,254.1 3,419.4 3,454.6 3,454.4 3,452.0 -2.4

Health care and social assistance

18,028.1 18,464.3 18,546.2 18,576.8 18,032.8 18,461.9 18,518.6 18,571.4 52.8

Health care(3)

14,677.9 14,985.0 15,047.3 15,113.4 14,667.0 15,006.7 15,054.2 15,094.3 40.1

Ambulatory health care services(1)

6,631.3 6,843.9 6,882.7 6,907.9 6,628.8 6,850.3 6,879.3 6,901.9 22.6

Offices of physicians

2,462.0 2,534.6 2,543.8 2,543.9 2,465.0 2,537.3 2,543.6 2,546.3 2.7

Outpatient care centers

711.0 736.3 741.2 743.7 710.7 736.7 740.7 743.2 2.5

Home health care services

1,260.7 1,302.2 1,312.2 1,316.9 1,259.7 1,302.4 1,309.9 1,315.2 5.3

Hospitals

4,779.8 4,855.7 4,868.4 4,890.5 4,779.4 4,862.2 4,876.4 4,887.0 10.6

Nursing and residential care facilities(1)

3,266.8 3,285.4 3,296.2 3,315.0 3,258.8 3,294.2 3,298.5 3,305.4 6.9

Nursing care facilities

1,658.2 1,649.7 1,651.7 1,661.5 1,653.2 1,653.6 1,653.5 1,656.4 2.9

Social assistance(1)

3,350.2 3,479.3 3,498.9 3,463.4 3,365.8 3,455.2 3,464.4 3,477.1 12.7

Child day care services

832.6 891.5 896.1 859.2 853.1 870.6 873.7 877.3 3.6

Leisure and hospitality

15,343 14,982 15,387 15,781 14,698 15,047 15,101 15,123 22

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,376.6 2,089.3 2,259.7 2,448.6 2,101.9 2,140.0 2,167.7 2,163.7 -4.0

Performing arts and spectator sports

472.2 473.1 501.9 492.1 448.9 461.8 472.9 468.1 -4.8

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

157.7 143.4 150.9 159.5 145.8 145.2 146.5 147.4 0.9

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,746.7 1,472.8 1,606.9 1,797.0 1,507.2 1,533.0 1,548.3 1,548.2 -0.1

Accommodation and food services

12,966.8 12,892.7 13,127.4 13,332.3 12,596.2 12,906.8 12,933.4 12,959.6 26.2

Accommodation

1,992.4 1,850.5 1,906.7 1,998.3 1,890.4 1,892.7 1,902.5 1,898.8 -3.7

Food services and drinking places

10,974.4 11,042.2 11,220.7 11,334.0 10,705.8 11,014.1 11,030.9 11,060.8 29.9

Other services

5,635 5,629 5,669 5,719 5,568 5,634 5,642 5,652 10

Repair and maintenance

1,248.0 1,268.3 1,277.8 1,281.1 1,240.2 1,264.2 1,267.5 1,272.3 4.8

Personal and laundry services

1,382.2 1,388.3 1,403.0 1,409.2 1,366.1 1,386.7 1,389.8 1,392.8 3.0

Membership associations and organizations

3,004.3 2,971.9 2,987.9 3,029.1 2,962.1 2,983.2 2,984.8 2,986.7 1.9

Government

21,822 22,343 22,296 21,858 21,855 21,906 21,910 21,910 0

Federal

2,738.0 2,742.0 2,734.0 2,748.0 2,726.0 2,733.0 2,735.0 2,735.0 0.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,147.9 2,135.3 2,141.8 2,155.7 2,133.4 2,137.5 2,140.0 2,139.3 -0.7

U.S. Postal Service

589.9 606.3 592.4 592.7 592.7 595.8 595.2 595.7 0.5

State government

4,817.0 5,249.0 5,112.0 4,831.0 5,057.0 5,082.0 5,081.0 5,078.0 -3.0

State government education

2,143.5 2,606.6 2,459.1 2,167.8 2,404.6 2,438.0 2,436.8 2,435.4 -1.4

State government, excluding education

2,673.8 2,642.2 2,652.9 2,663.3 2,652.1 2,643.6 2,644.3 2,642.2 -2.1

Local government

14,267.0 14,352.0 14,450.0 14,279.0 14,072.0 14,091.0 14,094.0 14,097.0 3.0

Local government education

7,800.4 8,127.9 8,139.6 7,774.8 7,786.5 7,784.6 7,780.4 7,779.4 -1.0

Local government, excluding education

6,466.4 6,223.8 6,310.5 6,503.8 6,285.2 6,306.5 6,313.1 6,318.0 4.9

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

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2014 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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