Department of Labor Logo United States Department of Labor
Dot gov

The .gov means it's official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
CPS CPS Program Links

See also PDF and XLSX versions of this table.

HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
17. Employed persons by industry, sex, race, and occupation
[In thousands]
Industry, sex, and race 2019
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

2,425 1,008 42 15 98 17 81 993 12 26 38 93

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

750 155 127 2 5 11 63 0 212 53 40 81

Construction

11,373 2,311 289 24 37 118 529 4 7,044 589 160 267

Manufacturing

15,741 2,851 2,304 30 232 608 1,275 50 300 706 6,150 1,235

Durable goods

9,970 1,757 1,665 17 106 341 765 4 241 443 3,955 676

Nondurable goods

5,771 1,094 639 12 126 267 510 46 59 263 2,196 559

Wholesale and retail trade

19,742 1,455 1,156 57 658 9,759 3,096 58 98 718 566 2,121

Wholesale trade

3,525 518 170 7 46 1,309 525 40 23 128 113 646

Retail trade

16,217 937 986 50 612 8,450 2,572 19 74 590 452 1,475

Transportation and utilities

8,991 933 410 42 142 136 1,888 7 178 518 405 4,332

Information

2,766 566 1,123 9 76 267 375 0 16 254 31 46

Financial activities

10,765 4,646 1,042 58 277 2,318 2,048 0 57 186 38 95

Professional and business services

19,606 5,224 6,639 606 2,867 681 2,273 12 152 269 302 582

Education and health services

35,894 3,572 20,263 164 7,336 110 3,548 5 87 213 172 424

Leisure and hospitality

14,643 2,121 1,016 206 8,746 1,123 770 6 42 113 130 369

Other services

7,617 739 977 14 3,001 396 650 4 18 1,061 459 298

Other services, except private households

6,796 733 971 14 2,209 395 646 4 14 1,061 457 291

Private households

821 6 5 0 792 1 4 0 3 0 2 7

Public administration

7,225 1,397 1,849 1,902 375 37 1,194 16 109 156 73 118

Men

Agriculture and related

1,790 745 28 13 62 8 14 774 12 26 32 76

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

632 115 104 2 2 8 26 0 205 52 39 79

Construction

10,205 1,948 235 17 31 83 82 4 6,822 572 152 259

Manufacturing

11,111 1,872 1,781 25 159 397 510 22 283 673 4,423 966

Durable goods

7,465 1,207 1,361 16 81 246 312 4 228 421 3,029 560

Nondurable goods

3,646 666 419 10 78 151 197 18 55 253 1,394 406

Wholesale and retail trade

11,014 837 516 37 303 5,038 1,377 29 92 695 361 1,729

Wholesale trade

2,517 346 110 5 30 1,004 221 18 23 122 89 550

Retail trade

8,497 491 406 32 273 4,035 1,156 11 69 573 272 1,179

Transportation and utilities

6,824 631 316 35 89 91 1,003 5 174 511 335 3,633

Information

1,645 310 712 6 45 155 106 0 15 239 20 37

Financial activities

5,106 2,416 594 34 193 1,117 428 0 50 172 19 82

Professional and business services

11,502 2,945 4,196 472 1,788 380 603 10 145 249 225 488

Education and health services

9,052 1,161 5,383 112 1,357 31 419 3 77 198 64 247

Leisure and hospitality

7,145 1,116 566 143 4,233 352 230 4 37 104 68 292

Other services

3,514 332 545 12 596 299 104 2 18 1,030 322 254

Other services, except private households

3,440 331 544 12 535 298 103 2 14 1,030 322 247

Private households

74 1 1 0 61 1 1 0 3 0 0 6

Public administration

3,920 645 905 1,529 150 18 267 9 103 149 54 92

Women

Agriculture and related

635 263 14 3 36 9 67 219 0 0 6 18

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

118 41 23 0 3 3 36 0 8 1 1 2

Construction

1,168 363 55 6 6 35 446 0 222 17 8 9

Manufacturing

4,630 979 523 4 73 211 765 28 17 33 1,728 269

Durable goods

2,505 550 304 1 25 95 452 0 13 23 926 116

Nondurable goods

2,125 429 220 3 48 116 313 28 4 10 802 153

Wholesale and retail trade

8,728 619 640 20 355 4,720 1,719 30 6 23 204 393

Wholesale trade

1,008 172 60 2 16 305 304 21 0 6 24 96

Retail trade

7,721 447 580 18 339 4,415 1,416 8 5 17 180 296

Transportation and utilities

2,166 302 94 6 53 44 885 2 4 7 70 699

Information

1,120 257 411 3 31 112 269 0 1 15 11 10

Financial activities

5,660 2,230 448 24 84 1,201 1,619 0 7 15 19 13

Professional and business services

8,104 2,279 2,443 134 1,079 301 1,670 2 6 20 77 94

Education and health services

26,842 2,411 14,880 52 5,979 79 3,129 2 9 15 108 177

Leisure and hospitality

7,499 1,006 450 64 4,513 771 540 2 5 9 62 77

Other services

4,103 408 432 2 2,405 97 546 1 0 31 137 45

Other services, except private households

3,356 403 428 2 1,673 97 543 1 0 31 135 44

Private households

747 5 5 0 731 0 4 0 0 0 2 0

Public administration

3,304 752 944 373 225 19 927 6 5 6 19 26

White

Agriculture and related

2,254 975 38 14 86 15 75 904 10 24 34 79

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

651 140 94 2 5 11 53 0 194 51 34 66

Construction

10,018 2,108 246 19 29 111 476 4 6,162 501 142 219

Manufacturing

12,521 2,435 1,757 20 184 535 1,047 40 267 607 4,696 932

Durable goods

7,970 1,495 1,262 10 88 302 647 3 215 378 3,034 536

Nondurable goods

4,551 940 495 10 96 233 401 37 51 228 1,662 396

Wholesale and retail trade

15,515 1,219 853 48 486 7,777 2,339 44 88 620 435 1,606

Wholesale trade

2,923 447 135 5 28 1,154 414 26 23 119 87 486

Retail trade

12,591 772 718 44 458 6,623 1,925 17 65 500 348 1,120

Transportation and utilities

6,387 756 301 31 94 108 1,271 6 153 435 307 2,924

Information

2,126 442 854 5 54 209 286 0 14 202 24 35

Financial activities

8,574 3,754 747 41 209 1,936 1,593 0 41 146 31 76

Professional and business services

15,179 4,169 4,941 369 2,348 573 1,772 9 123 218 228 431

Education and health services

27,042 2,823 15,816 110 4,783 84 2,747 4 67 164 135 307

Leisure and hospitality

10,918 1,660 832 157 6,485 731 553 6 36 95 86 277

Other services

5,918 615 773 11 2,157 322 534 4 14 889 352 248

Other services, except private households

5,262 609 771 11 1,523 321 531 4 12 888 350 242

Private households

655 5 2 0 634 0 3 0 2 0 2 6

Public administration

5,339 1,043 1,313 1,484 251 23 876 11 83 132 54 67

Black or African American

Agriculture and related

54 8 2 0 5 0 0 26 2 1 2 7

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

38 10 7 0 0 0 2 0 10 2 2 6

Construction

726 85 16 4 4 6 25 0 498 45 9 35

Manufacturing

1,636 150 136 5 33 33 136 8 20 65 839 211

Durable goods

949 86 92 4 12 18 73 0 15 40 512 98

Nondurable goods

687 64 44 1 21 15 63 8 5 25 327 112

Wholesale and retail trade

2,310 91 103 6 102 1,095 428 11 4 54 64 352

Wholesale trade

320 18 6 2 14 71 61 11 0 4 16 117

Retail trade

1,991 72 97 4 88 1,025 366 0 4 51 48 236

Transportation and utilities

1,810 110 47 7 32 19 422 1 15 51 66 1,041

Information

312 57 88 4 13 36 63 0 1 38 3 8

Financial activities

1,129 432 90 12 49 201 293 0 8 25 4 16

Professional and business services

1,959 378 475 200 318 61 321 3 15 30 39 117

Education and health services

5,418 452 2,398 41 1,851 18 500 0 12 26 22 98

Leisure and hospitality

1,914 204 97 27 1,166 225 105 0 1 11 27 51

Other services

811 69 121 2 351 40 62 0 4 79 47 36

Other services, except private households

708 69 118 2 252 40 62 0 2 79 47 36

Private households

103 0 2 0 99 0 0 0 1 0 0 0

Public administration

1,264 224 337 325 63 8 224 2 14 18 14 34

Asian

Agriculture and related

40 10 1 0 1 0 5 17 0 1 1 4

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

28 3 19 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 0

Construction

219 65 21 0 1 1 9 0 98 17 4 2

Manufacturing

1,069 194 354 3 10 25 51 1 6 20 368 37

Durable goods

727 130 264 3 5 15 26 0 5 16 246 15

Nondurable goods

343 64 90 1 5 10 25 1 1 4 121 22

Wholesale and retail trade

1,119 103 157 2 38 504 174 3 2 19 35 82

Wholesale trade

187 37 20 0 2 67 32 3 0 2 4 22

Retail trade

932 66 137 2 36 437 142 0 2 18 31 61

Transportation and utilities

499 50 57 1 10 7 111 0 5 17 21 220

Information

235 47 151 0 0 12 14 0 0 5 4 1

Financial activities

805 360 188 3 13 131 95 0 5 7 2 2

Professional and business services

1,887 568 1,060 18 51 29 109 0 6 10 18 17

Education and health services

2,296 191 1,498 7 381 5 180 1 2 16 7 8

Leisure and hospitality

1,005 174 37 3 599 93 61 0 3 1 13 21

Other services

639 33 47 1 399 27 35 0 0 48 41 8

Other services, except private households

609 33 46 1 371 27 34 0 0 48 41 8

Private households

30 0 1 0 28 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Public administration

338 79 134 31 32 1 47 1 4 2 2 6

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: January 22, 2020