HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
16. Employed persons in nonagricultural industries by sex and class of worker

[In thousands]
Industry and sex 2017
Total
employed
Wage and salary workers(1) Self-
employed
workers,
unincor-
porated
Unpaid
family
workers
Total Private
industries
Government

TOTAL

Total, nonagricultural industries

150,883 142,096 121,260 20,835 8,736 52

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

748 737 735 2 11 0

Construction

10,692 9,119 8,767 352 1,567 6

Manufacturing

15,408 15,121 15,014 106 280 7

Durable goods

9,698 9,525 9,436 89 167 6

Nondurable goods

5,710 5,595 5,578 17 113 1

Wholesale and retail trade

20,314 19,462 19,368 93 842 9

Wholesale trade

3,594 3,467 3,455 12 126 1

Retail trade

16,720 15,995 15,914 81 716 8

Transportation and utilities

8,159 7,704 6,393 1,310 453 3

Transportation and warehousing

6,810 6,354 5,361 994 453 3

Utilities

1,349 1,349 1,033 317 - -

Information

2,903 2,759 2,559 200 143 1

Financial activities

10,482 9,815 9,615 200 666 1

Finance and insurance

7,288 7,060 6,942 119 226 1

Real estate and rental and leasing

3,194 2,754 2,673 81 440 0

Professional and business services

18,835 16,728 16,269 458 2,102 6

Professional and technical services

11,764 10,650 10,397 254 1,112 1

Management, administrative, and waste services

7,072 6,077 5,872 205 990 4

Education and health services

34,483 33,490 22,889 10,602 985 8

Educational services

13,763 13,560 4,716 8,844 203 1

Health care and social assistance

20,720 19,930 18,173 1,757 782 8

Hospitals

7,042 7,027 6,277 750 15 0

Health services, except hospitals

10,359 9,968 9,478 491 387 4

Social assistance

3,319 2,936 2,419 517 380 3

Leisure and hospitality

14,291 13,601 13,216 385 682 7

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

3,399 2,947 2,632 316 451 1

Accommodation and food services

10,891 10,653 10,584 69 232 6

Other services

7,485 6,477 6,435 42 1,005 3

Other services, except private households

6,828 5,820 5,778 42 1,005 3

Private households

657 657 657 - - -

Public administration

7,083 7,083 - 7,083 - -

Men

Total, nonagricultural industries

79,559 74,352 65,310 9,043 5,191 15

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

654 644 643 2 10 0

Construction

9,722 8,245 7,931 314 1,475 2

Manufacturing

10,857 10,689 10,604 84 165 4

Durable goods

7,235 7,106 7,035 72 126 3

Nondurable goods

3,622 3,583 3,570 13 39 0

Wholesale and retail trade

11,176 10,738 10,693 45 436 3

Wholesale trade

2,521 2,427 2,420 8 93 0

Retail trade

8,656 8,311 8,273 37 343 2

Transportation and utilities

6,204 5,824 4,958 866 380 1

Transportation and warehousing

5,129 4,749 4,139 610 380 1

Utilities

1,075 1,075 819 256 - -

Information

1,771 1,670 1,615 56 100 0

Financial activities

4,940 4,567 4,481 86 373 0

Finance and insurance

3,239 3,080 3,041 39 159 0

Real estate and rental and leasing

1,700 1,487 1,441 47 213 0

Professional and business services

10,882 9,695 9,406 289 1,186 1

Professional and technical services

6,756 6,123 5,960 163 633 0

Management, administrative, and waste services

4,125 3,571 3,446 126 553 1

Education and health services

8,804 8,566 5,452 3,114 235 3

Educational services

4,355 4,291 1,631 2,660 64 0

Health care and social assistance

4,449 4,276 3,821 454 170 3

Hospitals

1,687 1,682 1,442 240 5 0

Health services, except hospitals

2,223 2,083 1,967 116 139 1

Social assistance

539 511 412 99 26 2

Leisure and hospitality

6,996 6,618 6,395 223 376 2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,833 1,583 1,388 195 251 0

Accommodation and food services

5,163 5,035 5,007 29 125 2

Other services

3,617 3,161 3,133 28 456 0

Other services, except private households

3,562 3,106 3,078 28 456 0

Private households

55 55 55 - - -

Public administration

3,935 3,935 - 3,935 - -

Women

Total, nonagricultural industries

71,324 67,743 55,951 11,793 3,544 37

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

94 93 92 1 1 0

Construction

971 874 836 39 92 4

Manufacturing

4,551 4,432 4,410 22 116 3

Durable goods

2,463 2,419 2,402 17 41 3

Nondurable goods

2,088 2,013 2,008 5 75 1

Wholesale and retail trade

9,137 8,724 8,676 48 407 7

Wholesale trade

1,073 1,039 1,035 4 33 1

Retail trade

8,064 7,685 7,641 44 373 6

Transportation and utilities

1,955 1,880 1,436 444 73 2

Transportation and warehousing

1,681 1,606 1,222 384 73 2

Utilities

274 274 214 61 - -

Information

1,132 1,088 944 144 43 1

Financial activities

5,542 5,248 5,133 114 294 1

Finance and insurance

4,049 3,981 3,901 80 67 1

Real estate and rental and leasing

1,494 1,267 1,232 34 227 0

Professional and business services

7,954 7,033 6,864 169 916 5

Professional and technical services

5,007 4,527 4,437 90 479 1

Management, administrative, and waste services

2,946 2,506 2,427 79 437 4

Education and health services

25,679 24,924 17,437 7,487 750 5

Educational services

9,408 9,269 3,085 6,184 139 1

Health care and social assistance

16,271 15,655 14,352 1,303 611 4

Hospitals

5,355 5,345 4,835 510 10 0

Health services, except hospitals

8,135 7,885 7,510 375 247 3

Social assistance

2,780 2,425 2,006 419 354 1

Leisure and hospitality

7,294 6,983 6,821 162 306 5

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,566 1,365 1,244 121 200 1

Accommodation and food services

5,728 5,618 5,577 41 106 4

Other services

3,868 3,317 3,303 14 548 3

Other services, except private households

3,265 2,714 2,700 14 548 3

Private households

602 602 602 - - -

Public administration

3,148 3,148 - 3,148 - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 50,000).

 

Last Modified Date: January 19, 2018