ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Summary table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted
Category Mar.
2013
Apr.
2013
May
2013
June
2013
July
2013
Aug.
2013
Sept.
2013
Oct.
2013
Nov.
2013
Dec.
2013
Jan.
2014
Feb.
2014(p)
Mar.
2014(p)

EMPLOYMENT BY SELECTED INDUSTRY
(Over-the-month change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

141 203 199 201 149 202 164 237 274 84 144 197 192

Total private

164 188 222 201 170 180 153 247 272 86 166 188 192

Goods-producing

29 -11 2 13 -5 17 22 38 68 -13 65 40 25

Mining and logging

2 -3 4 3 3 3 6 5 1 0 6 3 7

Construction

24 -2 5 13 1 6 13 15 32 -20 51 18 19

Manufacturing

3 -6 -7 -3 -9 8 3 18 35 7 8 19 -1

Durable goods(1)

6 0 -2 1 -6 14 9 13 19 0 1 16 8

Motor vehicles and parts

4.1 -0.7 5.0 5.8 -0.8 7.6 2.9 4.6 4.7 0.1 -6.5 11.6 0.0

Nondurable goods

-3 -6 -5 -4 -3 -6 -6 5 16 7 7 3 -9

Private service-providing(1)

135 199 220 188 175 163 131 209 204 99 101 148 167

Wholesale trade

1.8 5.7 7.7 5.7 11.7 10.4 11.3 -1.8 16.8 11.0 18.3 14.5 7.1

Retail trade

-8.7 22.6 34.7 38.7 48.4 29.4 27.3 41.9 22.3 52.0 -21.5 -1.9 21.3

Transportation and warehousing

-0.1 5.7 -1.5 5.8 -8.2 10.2 23.1 4.8 32.4 4.5 15.5 -5.4 7.9

Utilities

-1.2 1.2 1.0 0.5 -1.0 -0.6 0.0 -0.6 1.4 -1.3 -1.6 0.0 0.9

Information

2 -6 -2 -1 12 -28 13 6 1 -15 -3 -8 2

Financial activities

6 10 9 13 16 -4 -1 7 -4 2 -1 9 1

Professional and business services(1)

67 72 77 59 51 42 37 53 73 16 49 81 57

Temporary help services

17.5 22.0 23.3 18.3 10.5 17.1 19.7 4.0 36.6 32.2 7.6 27.6 28.5

Education and health services(1)

41 51 29 15 24 64 9 31 25 5 16 31 34

Health care and social assistance

23.4 44.1 18.9 27.3 11.7 57.8 14.5 24.4 24.4 2.6 11.4 24.9 27.0

Leisure and hospitality

34 33 53 51 23 34 9 65 37 18 25 29 29

Other services

-7 4 12 0 -2 6 2 3 -1 7 4 -1 6

Government

-23 15 -23 0 -21 22 11 -10 2 -2 -22 9 0

WOMEN AND PRODUCTION AND
NONSUPERVISORY EMPLOYEES(2)
AS A PERCENT OF ALL EMPLOYEES

Total nonfarm women employees

49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.5 49.5 49.5 49.5 49.5 49.4 49.4 49.4

Total private women employees

47.9 48.0 48.0 48.0 48.0 48.1 48.1 48.0 48.0 48.0 48.0 48.0 48.0

Total private production and nonsupervisory employees

82.6 82.6 82.6 82.6 82.6 82.6 82.6 82.6 82.6 82.6 82.6 82.7 82.7

HOURS AND EARNINGS
ALL EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

34.5 34.4 34.5 34.5 34.4 34.5 34.5 34.4 34.5 34.3 34.4 34.3 34.5

Average hourly earnings

$23.81 $23.86 $23.89 $23.98 $23.97 $24.03 $24.06 $24.09 $24.15 $24.17 $24.22 $24.31 $24.30

Average weekly earnings

$821.45 $820.78 $824.21 $827.31 $824.57 $829.04 $830.07 $828.70 $833.18 $829.03 $833.17 $833.83 $838.35

Index of aggregate weekly hours(3)

98.2 98.0 98.5 98.7 98.6 99.0 99.1 99.1 99.6 99.1 99.5 99.4 100.1

Over-the-month percent change

0.2 -0.2 0.5 0.2 -0.1 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.5 -0.5 0.4 -0.1 0.7

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(4)

111.5 111.6 112.3 112.9 112.7 113.5 113.8 113.9 114.8 114.3 115.0 115.3 116.1

Over-the-month percent change

0.2 0.1 0.6 0.5 -0.2 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.8 -0.4 0.6 0.3 0.7

HOURS AND EARNINGS
PRODUCTION AND NONSUPERVISORY
EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

33.8 33.7 33.7 33.7 33.5 33.7 33.6 33.6 33.7 33.5 33.6 33.4 33.7

Average hourly earnings

$20.02 $20.04 $20.06 $20.12 $20.15 $20.17 $20.21 $20.25 $20.30 $20.35 $20.39 $20.49 $20.47

Average weekly earnings

$676.68 $675.35 $676.02 $678.04 $675.03 $679.73 $679.06 $680.40 $684.11 $681.73 $685.10 $684.37 $689.84

Index of aggregate weekly hours(3)

105.9 105.8 106.0 106.1 105.7 106.5 106.3 106.6 107.1 106.6 107.0 106.6 107.8

Over-the-month percent change

0.1 -0.1 0.2 0.1 -0.4 0.8 -0.2 0.3 0.5 -0.5 0.4 -0.4 1.1

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(4)

141.7 141.6 142.0 142.7 142.3 143.5 143.5 144.2 145.3 144.9 145.8 146.0 147.4

Over-the-month percent change

0.2 -0.1 0.3 0.5 -0.3 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.8 -0.3 0.6 0.1 1.0

DIFFUSION INDEXES(5)

Total Private

Over 1-month span

56.1 59.5 61.6 58.7 57.8 63.1 59.8 63.4 66.9 57.2 62.7 59.1 58.5

Over 3-month span

65.3 65.2 64.0 60.6 59.5 62.1 62.1 65.2 68.0 68.6 66.3 64.0 61.9

Over 6-month span

71.0 70.1 69.7 66.9 65.3 62.7 65.0 64.4 67.4 66.9 71.2 72.0 73.1

Over 12-month span

70.1 67.4 69.7 66.1 69.5 66.7 68.8 69.1 69.5 70.8 72.5 69.7 72.0

Manufacturing

Over 1-month span

52.5 46.9 48.8 48.1 50.6 55.6 54.9 55.6 65.4 57.4 55.6 51.9 50.0

Over 3-month span

58.6 54.9 51.9 44.4 43.8 46.3 53.7 54.3 59.9 74.1 66.7 53.1 48.8

Over 6-month span

60.5 54.9 56.8 51.2 50.6 45.7 44.4 49.4 51.2 63.6 66.0 69.8 69.8

Over 12-month span

54.9 52.5 52.5 42.0 51.2 45.7 49.4 51.2 51.9 58.0 59.9 56.8 58.6

Footnotes
(1) Includes other industries, not shown separately.
(2) Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries.
(3) The indexes of aggregate weekly hours are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate hours by the corresponding annual average aggregate hours.
(4) The indexes of aggregate weekly payrolls are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate weekly payrolls by the corresponding annual average aggregate weekly payrolls.
(5) Figures are the percent of industries with employment increasing plus one-half of the industries with unchanged employment, where 50 percent indicates an equal balance between industries with increasing and decreasing employment. Based on seasonally adjusted data for 1-, 3-, 6-month spans and unadjusted data for the 12-month span.
(p) Preliminary

 

Last Modified Date: April 4, 2014