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 Aug.
2015
June
2016
July
2016(p)
Aug.
2016(p)

Total private

99,020 100,509 100,712 100,750

Goods-producing

14,106 14,117 14,111 14,083

Mining and logging

587 484 480 475

Construction

4,853 5,011 5,011 5,001

Manufacturing

8,666 8,622 8,620 8,607

Durable goods

5,342 5,279 5,279 5,266

Nondurable goods

3,324 3,343 3,341 3,341

Private service-providing

84,914 86,392 86,601 86,667

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22,702 22,939 22,961 22,979

Wholesale trade

4,714.1 4,738.1 4,739.7 4,742.2

Retail trade

13,318.8 13,522.7 13,530.2 13,540.5

Transportation and warehousing

4,217.5 4,225.7 4,236.9 4,242.8

Utilities

451.4 452.8 454.5 453.0

Information

2,233 2,241 2,236 2,242

Financial activities

6,296 6,419 6,444 6,454

Professional and business services

16,195 16,497 16,579 16,565

Education and health services

19,438 19,909 19,946 19,970

Leisure and hospitality

13,374 13,669 13,714 13,733

Other services

4,676 4,718 4,721 4,724

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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