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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
16. Employed persons in nonagricultural industries by sex and class of worker
[In thousands]
Industry and sex 2020
Total
employed
Wage and salary workers(1) Self-
employed
workers,
unincor-
porated
Unpaid
family
workers
Total Private
industries
Government

TOTAL

Total, nonagricultural industries

145,446 136,881 116,281 20,599 8,511 55

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

684 674 670 3 10 0

Construction

10,786 9,219 8,840 379 1,558 9

Manufacturing

14,550 14,275 14,176 98 273 3

Durable goods

9,129 8,969 8,885 83 157 2

Nondurable goods

5,421 5,306 5,291 15 115 0

Wholesale and retail trade

18,989 18,210 18,121 89 772 7

Wholesale trade

3,380 3,252 3,246 5 128 0

Retail trade

15,609 14,958 14,874 84 644 7

Transportation and utilities

8,552 8,017 6,732 1,286 531 3

Transportation and warehousing

7,170 6,640 5,692 949 526 3

Utilities

1,382 1,377 1,040 337 - -

Information

2,594 2,452 2,300 152 143 0

Financial activities

10,646 9,897 9,714 182 744 5

Finance and insurance

7,605 7,359 7,243 116 244 2

Real estate and rental and leasing

3,040 2,537 2,471 66 500 3

Professional and business services

18,816 16,882 16,445 437 1,922 13

Professional and technical services

12,643 11,550 11,270 280 1,087 5

Management, administrative, and waste services

6,173 5,332 5,175 157 834 7

Education and health services

34,105 33,099 22,978 10,121 1,000 5

Educational services

13,369 13,130 4,629 8,501 238 1

Health care and social assistance

20,736 19,969 18,350 1,620 763 4

Hospitals

7,305 7,285 6,502 783 21 0

Health services, except hospitals

10,284 9,889 9,544 345 393 2

Social assistance

3,147 2,796 2,304 492 349 2

Leisure and hospitality

11,480 10,870 10,563 307 604 6

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,601 2,208 1,949 260 392 0

Accommodation and food services

8,879 8,662 8,614 48 212 5

Other services

6,742 5,785 5,742 42 954 3

Other services, except private households

6,088 5,130 5,088 42 954 3

Private households

654 654 654 - - -

Public administration

7,501 7,501 - 7,501 - -

Men

Total, nonagricultural industries

76,862 71,874 63,060 8,814 4,967 21

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

585 575 572 3 10 0

Construction

9,613 8,154 7,812 341 1,455 5

Manufacturing

10,255 10,088 10,017 71 166 1

Durable goods

6,814 6,701 6,639 63 112 1

Nondurable goods

3,441 3,387 3,379 9 54 0

Wholesale and retail trade

10,634 10,218 10,175 43 414 3

Wholesale trade

2,358 2,259 2,256 3 99 0

Retail trade

8,276 7,959 7,919 40 315 2

Transportation and utilities

6,492 6,046 5,184 862 445 1

Transportation and warehousing

5,406 4,963 4,367 596 442 1

Utilities

1,087 1,083 817 266 - -

Information

1,544 1,448 1,409 39 96 0

Financial activities

5,121 4,712 4,631 82 408 1

Finance and insurance

3,545 3,373 3,329 44 172 0

Real estate and rental and leasing

1,577 1,339 1,301 38 237 1

Professional and business services

11,031 9,987 9,708 279 1,039 5

Professional and technical services

7,329 6,757 6,576 181 569 3

Management, administrative, and waste services

3,702 3,230 3,133 98 470 2

Education and health services

8,672 8,456 5,577 2,879 213 3

Educational services

4,077 4,009 1,542 2,467 68 0

Health care and social assistance

4,595 4,447 4,035 412 145 2

Hospitals

1,835 1,830 1,590 240 5 0

Health services, except hospitals

2,307 2,188 2,093 95 119 0

Social assistance

453 429 353 77 21 2

Leisure and hospitality

5,694 5,374 5,202 172 319 1

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,418 1,215 1,067 149 203 0

Accommodation and food services

4,276 4,159 4,135 24 117 0

Other services

3,198 2,795 2,772 23 402 2

Other services, except private households

3,125 2,722 2,700 23 402 2

Private households

73 73 73 - - -

Public administration

4,020 4,020 - 4,020 - -

Women

Total, nonagricultural industries

68,585 65,007 53,222 11,785 3,544 34

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

99 99 98 0 0 0

Construction

1,173 1,065 1,028 38 103 5

Manufacturing

4,295 4,186 4,159 27 107 2

Durable goods

2,314 2,268 2,247 21 45 2

Nondurable goods

1,981 1,919 1,912 6 62 0

Wholesale and retail trade

8,355 7,992 7,946 46 358 4

Wholesale trade

1,022 993 991 2 29 0

Retail trade

7,333 6,999 6,955 44 329 4

Transportation and utilities

2,059 1,971 1,547 424 86 2

Transportation and warehousing

1,764 1,677 1,325 353 85 2

Utilities

295 294 223 71 - -

Information

1,050 1,003 891 113 47 0

Financial activities

5,524 5,184 5,084 101 335 5

Finance and insurance

4,060 3,986 3,914 72 72 2

Real estate and rental and leasing

1,464 1,198 1,170 29 263 2

Professional and business services

7,785 6,895 6,736 159 883 7

Professional and technical services

5,314 4,794 4,694 99 518 2

Management, administrative, and waste services

2,471 2,101 2,042 59 365 5

Education and health services

25,432 24,643 17,401 7,242 787 2

Educational services

9,292 9,121 3,087 6,035 170 0

Health care and social assistance

16,141 15,522 14,314 1,208 617 2

Hospitals

5,470 5,455 4,912 543 15 0

Health services, except hospitals

7,976 7,701 7,451 250 274 2

Social assistance

2,694 2,366 1,951 415 328 0

Leisure and hospitality

5,786 5,496 5,361 135 285 5

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,183 993 882 111 190 0

Accommodation and food services

4,603 4,503 4,479 24 95 5

Other services

3,544 2,990 2,970 20 553 2

Other services, except private households

2,963 2,408 2,388 20 553 2

Private households

581 581 581 - - -

Public administration

3,481 3,481 - 3,481 - -

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 22, 2021