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 Apr.
2015
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016(p)
Apr.
2016(p)

Total private

98,313 100,075 100,212 100,356

Goods-producing

14,100 14,191 14,183 14,186

Mining and logging

618 526 511 503

Construction

4,823 5,000 5,027 5,046

Manufacturing

8,659 8,665 8,645 8,637

Durable goods

5,342 5,320 5,308 5,304

Nondurable goods

3,317 3,345 3,337 3,333

Private service-providing

84,213 85,884 86,029 86,170

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22,581 22,892 22,944 22,935

Wholesale trade

4,713.0 4,739.9 4,741.1 4,740.9

Retail trade

13,253.1 13,487.8 13,534.7 13,520.6

Transportation and warehousing

4,167.8 4,211.4 4,216.3 4,220.5

Utilities

447.4 452.5 452.1 452.6

Information

2,220 2,242 2,247 2,246

Financial activities

6,247 6,360 6,376 6,392

Professional and business services

16,032 16,405 16,414 16,472

Education and health services

19,223 19,723 19,754 19,805

Leisure and hospitality

13,240 13,547 13,581 13,604

Other services

4,670 4,715 4,713 4,716

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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