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 Nov.
2015
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)
Nov.
2016(p)

Total private

99,566 100,926 101,024 101,124

Goods-producing

14,159 14,105 14,108 14,126

Mining and logging

559 475 475 480

Construction

4,939 5,034 5,046 5,057

Manufacturing

8,661 8,596 8,587 8,589

Durable goods

5,327 5,257 5,258 5,259

Nondurable goods

3,334 3,339 3,329 3,330

Private service-providing

85,407 86,821 86,916 86,998

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22,777 23,007 23,017 23,005

Wholesale trade

4,726.7 4,754.1 4,760.2 4,763.4

Retail trade

13,371.6 13,550.6 13,543.6 13,514.3

Transportation and warehousing

4,227.3 4,247.6 4,257.8 4,272.0

Utilities

450.9 454.3 455.2 455.3

Information

2,229 2,235 2,242 2,225

Financial activities

6,334 6,458 6,467 6,478

Professional and business services

16,328 16,669 16,703 16,745

Education and health services

19,575 20,014 20,053 20,086

Leisure and hospitality

13,467 13,690 13,691 13,713

Other services

4,697 4,748 4,743 4,746

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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