HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
17. Employed persons by industry, sex, race, and occupation

[In thousands]
Industry, sex, and race 2016
Total
em-
ployed
Management,
professional,
and related
occupations
Service
occupations
Sales and office
occupations
Natural resources,
construction, and
maintenance occupations
Production, trans-
portation, and
material moving
occupations
Manage-
ment,
business,
and
financial
opera-
tions
occupa-
tions
Profes-
sional
and
related
occupa-
tions
Protec-
tive
service
occupa-
tions
Service
occupa-
tions,
except
protec-
tive
Sales
and
related
occupa-
tions
Office
and
adminis-
trative
support
occupa-
tions
Farming,
fishing,
and
forestry
occupa-
tions
Construc-
tion
and
extrac-
tion
occupa-
tions
Instal-
lation,
mainte-
nance,
and
repair
occupa-
tions
Produc-
tion
occupa-
tions
Transpor-
tation
and
material
moving
occupa-
tions

TOTAL

Agriculture and related

2,460 1,083 53 14 95 15 88 945 11 38 36 84

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

792 157 134 2 8 13 49 0 231 52 62 84

Construction

10,328 1,784 266 13 58 103 483 3 6,657 559 151 252

Manufacturing

15,408 2,673 2,187 29 233 639 1,296 59 303 634 6,098 1,258

Durable goods

9,704 1,731 1,594 16 92 324 789 6 240 411 3,828 674

Nondurable goods

5,704 942 593 14 142 315 507 53 63 223 2,270 584

Wholesale and retail trade

20,218 1,565 1,145 68 701 10,209 3,229 43 89 750 543 1,877

Wholesale trade

3,641 575 167 3 39 1,337 569 33 21 130 101 666

Retail trade

16,577 990 979 65 662 8,871 2,660 10 68 621 441 1,211

Transportation and utilities

8,012 857 358 28 127 95 1,674 1 187 518 330 3,838

Information

2,855 608 1,077 6 76 337 401 0 8 266 33 42

Financial activities

10,404 4,314 856 68 332 2,238 2,179 1 52 205 42 117

Professional and business services

18,325 4,645 5,939 579 2,825 603 2,308 18 167 298 349 591

Education and health services

34,263 3,315 18,854 205 7,365 121 3,547 1 85 211 171 389

Leisure and hospitality

14,193 1,890 953 206 8,750 1,079 684 5 37 114 134 340

Other services

7,320 744 960 20 2,764 358 590 2 15 1,103 441 324

Other services, except private households

6,596 740 954 20 2,067 357 587 2 14 1,103 440 312

Private households

724 5 6 0 697 0 3 0 1 0 1 12

Public administration

6,857 1,305 1,715 1,879 361 38 1,164 18 88 131 69 89

Men

Agriculture and related

1,839 803 37 13 58 8 14 761 10 37 27 71

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

686 124 109 2 5 12 12 0 228 52 59 82

Construction

9,389 1,539 218 9 48 83 80 3 6,469 551 147 244

Manufacturing

10,948 1,821 1,704 25 151 416 496 27 294 604 4,389 1,020

Durable goods

7,286 1,219 1,313 14 63 238 292 6 235 389 2,956 562

Nondurable goods

3,662 602 391 11 88 179 203 22 59 216 1,434 458

Wholesale and retail trade

11,213 895 513 52 330 5,218 1,441 24 83 723 363 1,569

Wholesale trade

2,567 380 116 3 23 990 232 18 21 125 71 589

Retail trade

8,645 515 397 48 307 4,229 1,209 7 63 598 292 980

Transportation and utilities

6,129 588 277 20 75 62 864 1 179 506 275 3,281

Information

1,695 344 687 2 37 199 121 0 7 243 27 28

Financial activities

4,967 2,248 480 37 235 1,161 429 0 50 197 26 105

Professional and business services

10,743 2,596 3,826 452 1,783 312 557 16 160 285 262 494

Education and health services

8,691 1,135 5,066 132 1,388 40 383 0 80 191 72 204

Leisure and hospitality

7,005 992 540 142 4,332 298 207 4 35 108 65 282

Other services

3,500 318 559 12 594 260 66 2 13 1,077 304 294

Other services, except private households

3,440 318 557 12 549 260 65 2 12 1,077 304 282

Private households

60 0 2 0 45 0 1 0 1 0 0 11

Public administration

3,762 616 810 1,524 167 19 266 12 85 127 56 78

Women

Agriculture and related

621 281 16 1 37 8 74 183 1 0 8 13

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

106 33 25 0 2 1 37 0 3 0 3 2

Construction

939 245 48 4 10 20 403 0 188 8 5 8

Manufacturing

4,460 852 483 4 82 223 800 32 9 29 1,708 237

Durable goods

2,418 511 281 2 28 87 497 0 5 22 872 112

Nondurable goods

2,042 341 202 2 54 136 303 31 4 7 836 126

Wholesale and retail trade

9,005 670 632 16 371 4,990 1,788 19 6 27 180 308

Wholesale trade

1,074 194 50 0 16 348 337 16 0 5 30 77

Retail trade

7,932 475 581 16 355 4,643 1,450 3 5 22 149 231

Transportation and utilities

1,883 269 81 8 52 33 810 0 8 12 55 557

Information

1,160 264 390 3 40 139 279 0 2 23 6 14

Financial activities

5,437 2,066 376 31 98 1,077 1,750 1 1 8 16 13

Professional and business services

7,581 2,049 2,113 127 1,042 292 1,751 2 7 14 87 97

Education and health services

25,572 2,180 13,789 73 5,977 81 3,164 1 4 20 99 185

Leisure and hospitality

7,189 898 414 64 4,418 781 477 1 3 6 69 58

Other services

3,820 426 401 7 2,170 98 524 0 2 26 137 30

Other services, except private households

3,157 422 397 7 1,518 98 522 0 2 26 136 29

Private households

664 4 4 0 652 0 2 0 0 0 1 1

Public administration

3,095 689 905 355 195 19 898 6 3 3 13 10

White

Agriculture and related

2,309 1,045 48 12 90 15 82 872 10 37 30 68

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

694 136 119 2 7 13 41 0 209 47 49 73

Construction

9,210 1,642 222 8 46 95 438 3 5,897 500 137 221

Manufacturing

12,410 2,322 1,703 23 175 559 1,091 42 267 551 4,731 946

Durable goods

7,889 1,515 1,247 13 68 290 661 6 210 351 2,999 529

Nondurable goods

4,521 806 456 10 107 269 429 36 57 200 1,732 417

Wholesale and retail trade

16,051 1,319 869 52 545 8,166 2,458 35 78 638 421 1,470

Wholesale trade

3,019 477 130 3 30 1,167 461 26 19 112 80 514

Retail trade

13,032 842 738 49 515 6,999 1,997 9 58 526 341 956

Transportation and utilities

5,899 706 287 22 90 73 1,171 1 157 444 265 2,684

Information

2,241 499 844 4 56 265 296 0 8 206 24 38

Financial activities

8,316 3,536 604 46 252 1,874 1,694 1 41 157 31 80

Professional and business services

14,446 3,789 4,627 337 2,317 495 1,805 16 134 249 257 418

Education and health services

26,122 2,636 14,917 133 4,858 97 2,828 1 72 174 127 280

Leisure and hospitality

10,776 1,463 787 148 6,659 701 508 3 28 93 108 277

Other services

5,724 614 765 17 2,017 298 498 2 13 919 341 241

Other services, except private households

5,115 610 760 17 1,429 298 495 2 13 919 340 233

Private households

609 4 5 0 588 0 2 0 1 0 0 9

Public administration

5,115 956 1,275 1,492 235 24 827 14 73 104 56 59

Black or African American

Agriculture and related

66 11 1 2 2 1 1 31 0 0 5 12

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

51 8 7 0 1 0 6 0 15 3 5 6

Construction

599 71 15 3 9 2 20 0 416 34 8 20

Manufacturing

1,534 107 127 5 39 28 128 13 24 41 794 228

Durable goods

864 56 75 2 17 10 79 0 18 26 471 110

Nondurable goods

669 51 52 3 23 18 49 13 5 15 323 118

Wholesale and retail trade

2,290 104 106 9 93 1,100 479 6 9 56 60 268

Wholesale trade

306 33 14 0 7 63 60 6 2 7 13 100

Retail trade

1,984 71 91 9 86 1,037 419 0 7 49 47 167

Transportation and utilities

1,443 85 34 5 24 17 335 0 21 45 48 828

Information

317 53 78 1 14 48 74 0 0 44 3 3

Financial activities

1,079 372 68 14 55 191 302 0 5 39 8 24

Professional and business services

1,786 319 346 180 329 64 318 0 21 27 56 125

Education and health services

5,103 439 2,148 62 1,837 17 453 0 8 23 28 88

Leisure and hospitality

1,790 164 85 29 1,131 234 83 1 5 9 16 32

Other services

779 74 111 2 313 29 51 0 1 92 52 54

Other services, except private households

724 74 110 2 262 29 50 0 1 92 51 52

Private households

55 0 1 0 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 2

Public administration

1,145 228 260 283 69 11 237 2 10 15 9 22

Asian

Agriculture and related

28 11 1 0 1 0 1 12 0 0 1 2

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

18 8 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1

Construction

198 37 20 1 1 4 10 0 111 10 2 2

Manufacturing

1,042 201 310 0 10 36 44 3 4 21 377 36

Durable goods

690 130 238 0 4 19 26 0 4 18 238 14

Nondurable goods

353 71 73 0 6 17 18 3 0 3 139 22

Wholesale and retail trade

1,193 110 151 2 34 599 161 2 1 24 40 69

Wholesale trade

219 57 20 0 1 74 33 2 0 3 5 24

Retail trade

973 53 131 2 33 524 128 0 1 21 35 45

Transportation and utilities

425 56 32 1 8 3 106 0 5 16 6 191

Information

216 46 120 0 4 14 15 0 0 10 5 0

Financial activities

729 305 166 4 14 112 119 0 1 5 2 2

Professional and business services

1,516 430 816 27 60 30 108 0 6 10 18 11

Education and health services

2,056 148 1,329 4 383 6 156 0 2 9 12 9

Leisure and hospitality

920 193 44 7 519 75 47 0 2 6 6 19

Other services

562 36 60 0 333 22 26 0 0 41 31 12

Other services, except private households

532 36 60 0 304 22 26 0 0 41 31 11

Private households

30 0 0 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Public administration

310 69 113 41 29 2 44 2 2 4 1 3

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups will not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: February 8, 2017