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

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

Total nonfarm

237 274 84 144 222 203 304 229 267 243 203 256 214

Total private

247 272 86 166 201 200 278 228 260 239 200 244 209

Goods-producing

38 68 -13 65 48 21 50 26 34 63 22 36 28

Mining and logging

5 1 0 6 4 4 5 2 5 9 2 8 1

Construction

15 32 -20 51 24 13 36 9 8 30 17 19 12

Manufacturing

18 35 7 8 20 4 9 15 21 24 3 9 15

Durable goods(1)

13 19 0 1 17 14 10 21 18 27 4 9 14

Motor vehicles and parts

4.6 4.7 0.1 -6.5 11.8 -0.5 1.5 9.9 6.7 13.7 -6.0 1.4 0.6

Nondurable goods

5 16 7 7 3 -10 -1 -6 3 -3 -1 0 1

Private service-providing(1)

209 204 99 101 153 179 228 202 226 176 178 208 181

Wholesale trade

-1.8 16.8 11.0 18.3 14.7 7.8 15.9 6.0 12.9 3.0 5.7 5.1 8.5

Retail trade

41.9 22.3 52.0 -21.5 -5.6 28.9 43.0 12.0 35.4 25.4 -3.9 34.0 27.1

Transportation and warehousing

4.8 32.4 4.5 15.5 -4.9 13.9 12.0 16.6 13.4 21.1 11.4 5.2 13.3

Utilities

-0.6 1.4 -1.3 -1.6 0.1 1.9 -1.0 0.3 0.6 1.8 2.0 -1.8 0.4

Information

6 1 -15 -3 -11 -1 1 -6 11 10 14 13 -4

Financial activities

7 -4 2 -1 10 0 9 8 19 15 12 12 3

Professional and business services(1)

53 73 16 49 82 47 72 57 70 50 49 55 37

Temporary help services

4.0 36.6 32.2 7.6 25.4 22.1 15.1 14.5 15.0 15.7 20.6 17.8 15.1

Education and health services(1)

31 25 5 16 32 40 32 59 48 37 50 43 41

Health care and social assistance

24.4 24.4 2.6 11.4 23.8 34.9 26.3 58.1 33.7 40.7 39.9 24.6 27.2

Leisure and hospitality

65 37 18 25 35 31 32 45 21 10 26 48 52

Other services

3 -1 7 4 1 9 12 4 -5 3 11 -5 3

Government

-10 2 -2 -22 21 3 26 1 7 4 3 12 5

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

Total nonfarm women employees

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

Total private women employees

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

Total private production and nonsupervisory employees

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

HOURS AND EARNINGS
ALL EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

34.4 34.5 34.3 34.4 34.3 34.5 34.5 34.5 34.5 34.5 34.5 34.5 34.6

Average hourly earnings

$24.09 $24.15 $24.17 $24.22 $24.29 $24.32 $24.33 $24.38 $24.45 $24.46 $24.54 $24.54 $24.57

Average weekly earnings

$828.70 $833.18 $829.03 $833.17 $833.15 $839.04 $839.39 $841.11 $843.53 $843.87 $846.63 $846.63 $850.12

Index of aggregate weekly hours(3)

99.1 99.6 99.1 99.5 99.4 100.1 100.4 100.6 100.8 101.0 101.2 101.4 101.9

Over-the-month percent change

0.0 0.5 -0.5 0.4 -0.1 0.7 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.5

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(4)

113.9 114.8 114.3 115.0 115.2 116.2 116.6 117.0 117.6 117.9 118.5 118.7 119.4

Over-the-month percent change

0.1 0.8 -0.4 0.6 0.2 0.9 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.6

HOURS AND EARNINGS
PRODUCTION AND NONSUPERVISORY
EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

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

Average hourly earnings

$20.25 $20.30 $20.35 $20.39 $20.49 $20.48 $20.50 $20.54 $20.58 $20.61 $20.67 $20.66 $20.70

Average weekly earnings

$680.40 $684.11 $681.73 $685.10 $684.37 $690.18 $690.85 $692.20 $693.55 $694.56 $698.65 $696.24 $699.66

Index of aggregate weekly hours(3)

106.6 107.1 106.6 107.0 106.6 107.8 108.1 108.3 108.5 108.7 109.2 109.0 109.5

Over-the-month percent change

0.3 0.5 -0.5 0.4 -0.4 1.1 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.5 -0.2 0.5

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(4)

144.2 145.3 144.9 145.8 146.0 147.5 148.0 148.6 149.2 149.7 150.8 150.5 151.5

Over-the-month percent change

0.5 0.8 -0.3 0.6 0.1 1.0 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.7 -0.2 0.7

DIFFUSION INDEXES(5)

Total Private

Over 1-month span

63.4 66.9 57.2 62.7 61.0 59.7 65.2 64.4 64.0 67.8 64.2 60.4 62.3

Over 3-month span

65.2 68.0 68.6 66.3 65.5 66.9 69.1 72.7 69.7 69.5 69.9 69.5 68.8

Over 6-month span

64.4 67.4 66.9 71.2 72.5 72.9 72.7 72.5 70.8 71.8 73.9 72.7 72.2

Over 12-month span

69.1 69.5 70.8 72.5 68.8 73.7 71.0 74.8 74.2 76.5 77.1 79.2 77.7

Manufacturing

Over 1-month span

55.6 65.4 57.4 55.6 53.1 53.7 54.9 63.0 54.3 56.2 57.4 53.1 58.6

Over 3-month span

54.3 59.9 74.1 66.7 55.6 53.1 55.6 62.3 60.5 56.2 55.6 59.9 59.9

Over 6-month span

49.4 51.2 63.6 66.0 69.1 69.8 63.0 61.7 54.9 58.0 59.3 59.3 61.1

Over 12-month span

51.2 51.9 58.0 59.9 56.2 60.5 54.9 58.6 61.1 60.5 60.5 69.1 64.8

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: November 7, 2014