Table B-6. Employment of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-6. Employment of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)
[In thousands]
Industry May
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016(p)
May
2016(p)

Total private

98,540 100,184 100,248 100,247

Goods-producing

14,117 14,174 14,157 14,122

Mining and logging

605 511 500 489

Construction

4,836 5,019 5,027 5,020

Manufacturing

8,676 8,644 8,630 8,613

Durable goods

5,356 5,307 5,300 5,283

Nondurable goods

3,320 3,337 3,330 3,330

Private service-providing

84,423 86,010 86,091 86,125

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22,608 22,940 22,922 22,907

Wholesale trade

4,709.2 4,735.8 4,733.6 4,723.1

Retail trade

13,274.3 13,535.6 13,516.6 13,515.6

Transportation and warehousing

4,176.1 4,216.5 4,220.1 4,217.6

Utilities

448.3 451.7 451.8 450.4

Information

2,221 2,247 2,247 2,209

Financial activities

6,247 6,375 6,387 6,396

Professional and business services

16,108 16,412 16,441 16,445

Education and health services

19,271 19,753 19,790 19,854

Leisure and hospitality

13,288 13,571 13,588 13,601

Other services

4,680 4,712 4,716 4,713

Footnotes
(1) Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries. These groups account for approximately four-fifths of the total employment on private nonfarm payrolls.
(p) Preliminary

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

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