Table B-4. Indexes of aggregate weekly hours and payrolls for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-4. Indexes of aggregate weekly hours and payrolls for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted
[2007=100]
Industry Index of aggregate weekly hours(1) Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(2)
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016(p)
May
2016(p)
Percent change from:
Apr.
2016 - May
2016(p)
May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016(p)
May
2016(p)
Percent change from:
Apr.
2016 - May
2016(p)

Total private

103.5 105.0 105.1 105.2 0.1 123.5 127.8 128.4 128.6 0.2

Goods-producing

89.9 89.9 90.3 90.1 -0.2 106.1 108.3 109.4 109.6 0.2

Mining and logging

112.9 96.2 96.3 96.5 0.2 140.6 122.8 123.9 125.1 1.0

Construction

86.4 88.9 89.8 89.6 -0.2 102.6 107.6 108.9 109.1 0.2

Manufacturing

90.2 89.8 90.0 90.2 0.2 105.6 107.5 108.5 109.0 0.5

Durable goods

89.9 89.1 89.4 89.2 -0.2 105.9 107.1 108.0 108.0 0.0

Nondurable goods

91.2 91.2 91.6 92.0 0.4 105.5 108.6 110.0 111.1 1.0

Private service-providing

107.4 109.2 109.4 109.5 0.1 128.9 133.6 134.2 134.5 0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

101.1 101.8 102.1 101.8 -0.3 118.5 121.5 122.1 121.9 -0.2

Wholesale trade

99.6 100.2 100.5 100.1 -0.4 119.4 122.5 123.4 123.1 -0.2

Retail trade

99.5 100.3 100.6 100.3 -0.3 114.6 118.0 118.3 118.3 0.0

Transportation and warehousing

107.6 108.5 108.5 108.7 0.2 124.9 127.0 127.1 127.1 0.0

Utilities

102.0 102.6 103.5 102.3 -1.2 124.4 128.5 130.5 128.5 -1.5

Information

91.1 91.5 91.6 90.4 -1.3 113.0 117.5 118.2 117.8 -0.3

Financial activities

99.7 101.3 101.6 101.4 -0.2 122.6 127.0 127.5 127.3 -0.2

Professional and business services

111.5 113.5 114.1 114.2 0.1 135.6 140.5 141.8 142.1 0.2

Education and health services

117.6 121.0 120.9 121.3 0.3 142.6 148.8 149.2 149.9 0.5

Leisure and hospitality

113.0 114.9 115.0 115.1 0.1 130.5 136.3 137.0 137.5 0.4

Other services

103.1 104.2 104.6 104.6 0.0 126.7 129.9 130.6 130.9 0.2

Footnotes
(1) The indexes of aggregate weekly hours are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate hours by the corresponding 2007 annual average aggregate hours. Aggregate hours estimates are the product of estimates of average weekly hours and employment.
(2) The indexes of aggregate weekly payrolls are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate weekly payrolls by the corresponding 2007 annual average aggregate weekly payrolls. Aggregate payrolls estimates are the product of estimates of average hourly earnings, average weekly hours, and employment.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2015 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: June 03, 2016