Table B-5. Employment of women on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-5. Employment of women on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted
Industry Women employees (in thousands) Percent of all employees
June
2014
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
June
2015(p)
June
2014
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
June
2015(p)

Total nonfarm

68,594 69,747 69,918 70,068 49.4 49.3 49.4 49.4

Total private

56,113 57,217 57,382 57,531 47.9 47.9 47.9 48.0

Goods-producing

4,203 4,277 4,276 4,291 21.9 21.9 21.9 21.9

Mining and logging

118 119 116 116 13.2 13.8 13.7 13.8

Construction

776 803 805 807 12.7 12.6 12.6 12.6

Manufacturing

3,309 3,355 3,355 3,368 27.2 27.2 27.2 27.3

Durable goods

1,769 1,811 1,815 1,821 23.0 23.2 23.3 23.3

Nondurable goods

1,540 1,544 1,540 1,547 34.2 34.1 34.0 34.1

Private service-providing

51,910 52,940 53,106 53,240 53.0 53.0 53.0 53.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

10,681 10,862 10,881 10,894 40.5 40.5 40.5 40.5

Wholesale trade

1,723.3 1,738.3 1,738.2 1,737.1 29.6 29.5 29.4 29.4

Retail trade

7,732.2 7,863.4 7,888.5 7,905.9 50.3 50.4 50.5 50.5

Transportation and warehousing

1,091.6 1,125.4 1,119.7 1,116.1 23.6 23.7 23.5 23.4

Utilities

133.7 134.5 134.4 134.5 24.3 24.0 23.9 24.0

Information

1,097 1,115 1,115 1,117 40.1 40.0 40.0 40.0

Financial activities

4,573 4,629 4,630 4,635 57.4 57.2 57.1 57.0

Professional and business services

8,518 8,727 8,778 8,815 44.6 44.5 44.6 44.6

Education and health services

16,487 16,859 16,904 16,960 76.9 76.9 76.9 77.0

Leisure and hospitality

7,636 7,802 7,845 7,863 52.0 51.9 52.0 52.0

Other services

2,918 2,946 2,953 2,956 52.4 52.3 52.3 52.3

Government

12,481 12,530 12,536 12,537 57.1 57.2 57.2 57.2

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

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