ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Summary table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted
Category July
2014
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015
June
2015(p)
July
2015(p)

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

Total nonfarm

249 213 250 221 423 329 201 266 119 187 260 231 215

Total private

243 209 235 218 414 319 202 261 117 189 252 227 210

Goods-producing

53 34 38 34 76 64 51 20 -20 16 -2 -2 17

Mining and logging

8 3 7 1 1 1 -7 -14 -14 -14 -20 -4 -4

Construction

31 17 22 10 30 44 41 31 -12 30 12 0 6

Manufacturing

14 14 9 23 45 19 17 3 6 0 6 2 15

Durable goods(1)

15 16 10 21 28 14 12 6 6 -3 -3 -2 -8

Motor vehicles and parts

4.3 4.3 2.2 3.4 9.3 2.2 3.8 3.4 5.8 1.9 6.8 -2.2 -1.4

Nondurable goods

-1 -2 -1 2 17 5 5 -3 0 3 9 4 23

Private service-providing

190 175 197 184 338 255 151 241 137 173 254 229 193

Wholesale trade

7.2 4.7 5.2 8.9 8.0 14.3 12.3 10.4 5.4 -3.9 9.6 3.2 6.3

Retail trade

24.5 -3.4 31.5 26.3 61.2 -0.2 35.4 23.1 31.6 10.8 33.0 36.5 35.9

Transportation and warehousing

18.3 10.0 5.5 14.6 25.9 38.4 -13.1 9.4 1.9 11.5 13.2 13.8 14.4

Utilities

1.7 2.2 -1.8 0.0 2.8 1.8 0.1 0.9 0.8 0.8 1.5 -0.1 2.6

Information

5 13 4 -3 7 6 6 7 -2 10 -1 4 2

Financial activities

16 13 10 7 28 7 19 9 13 7 9 17 17

Professional and business services(1)

45 56 51 40 96 72 20 49 39 66 68 69 40

Temporary help services

11.4 19.2 14.4 9.3 30.8 21.0 -7.8 -4.4 15.8 10.8 8.6 16.5 -8.9

Education and health services(1)

45 42 46 28 51 54 42 61 42 54 57 58 37

Health care and social assistance

46.4 35.9 27.2 26.0 61.9 47.5 49.8 38.7 36.3 59.4 58.6 55.2 30.1

Leisure and hospitality

23 25 49 55 42 56 24 61 6 8 56 24 30

Other services

5 12 -3 7 16 6 5 10 0 8 8 4 7

Government

6 4 15 3 9 10 -1 5 2 -2 8 4 5

(3-month average change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

257 249 237 228 298 324 318 265 195 191 189 226 235

Total private

251 241 229 221 289 317 312 261 193 189 186 223 230

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 49.3 49.3 49.3 49.3 49.3 49.3 49.4 49.4 49.4

Total private women employees

47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 48.0 48.0

Total private production and nonsupervisory employees

82.7 82.7 82.6 82.6 82.5 82.5 82.5 82.5 82.5 82.5 82.5 82.5 82.4

HOURS AND EARNINGS
ALL EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

34.5 34.5 34.5 34.6 34.6 34.6 34.6 34.6 34.5 34.5 34.5 34.5 34.6

Average hourly earnings

$24.47 $24.55 $24.55 $24.59 $24.68 $24.62 $24.76 $24.78 $24.85 $24.89 $24.95 $24.94 $24.99

Average weekly earnings

$844.22 $846.98 $846.98 $850.81 $853.93 $851.85 $856.70 $857.39 $857.33 $858.71 $860.78 $860.43 $864.65

Index of aggregate weekly hours(3)

101.2 101.3 101.5 102.0 102.4 102.7 102.8 103.1 102.9 103.0 103.2 103.4 103.9

Over-the-month percent change

0.2 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.3 -0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.5

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(4)

118.1 118.7 119.0 119.7 120.6 120.6 121.5 121.9 122.0 122.4 122.9 123.1 123.9

Over-the-month percent change

0.3 0.5 0.3 0.6 0.8 0.0 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.6

DIFFUSION INDEXES(5)

Total Private

Over 1-month span

66.9 65.8 61.4 63.3 75.3 69.2 60.5 62.0 59.3 60.3 58.4 60.6 64.4

Over 3-month span

71.5 71.3 70.5 70.7 74.5 78.5 76.2 70.3 65.4 66.9 62.2 64.6 66.7

Over 6-month span

76.0 74.1 74.0 74.0 78.1 79.3 76.6 76.6 74.9 75.1 72.6 72.1 68.8

Over 12-month span

75.7 77.9 79.1 80.8 78.9 77.9 80.8 81.7 78.3 77.9 77.0 78.1 77.9

Manufacturing

Over 1-month span

53.8 55.6 53.8 65.6 76.3 64.4 58.8 54.4 46.9 52.5 46.3 52.5 57.5

Over 3-month span

58.8 57.5 60.6 64.4 75.6 76.9 71.9 66.9 52.5 56.9 50.0 56.3 57.5

Over 6-month span

65.0 60.6 60.6 63.1 73.1 76.9 76.9 76.3 66.3 64.4 58.1 66.3 61.3

Over 12-month span

66.3 71.9 71.9 71.9 70.0 70.0 73.1 74.4 70.6 69.4 67.5 70.6 66.9

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

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2014 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

 

Last Modified Date: August 7, 2015