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Employment Situation Summary Table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Summary table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted
Category Apr.
2021
Feb.
2022
Mar.
2022(p)
Apr.
2022(p)

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

Total nonfarm

263 714 428 428

Total private

212 704 424 406

Goods-producing

-40 114 67 66

Mining and logging

3 10 4 9

Construction

-15 54 20 2

Manufacturing

-28 50 43 55

Durable goods(1)

-33 20 25 31

Motor vehicles and parts

-49.1 -14.0 3.6 6.1

Nondurable goods

5 30 18 24

Private service-providing

252 590 357 340

Wholesale trade

11.6 26.5 24.7 22.2

Retail trade

10.2 111.3 24.5 29.2

Transportation and warehousing

2.0 73.8 9.5 52.0

Utilities

0.5 0.1 0.0 0.3

Information

20 0 21 12

Financial activities

14 29 12 35

Professional and business services(1)

-78 87 94 41

Temporary help services

-115.1 28.2 1.3 2.4

Education and health services(1)

41 101 57 59

Health care and social assistance

26.3 91.1 45.2 40.9

Leisure and hospitality

208 124 100 78

Other services

23 38 14 11

Government

51 10 4 22

(3-month average change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

559 602 549 523

Total private

518 586 540 511

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

Total nonfarm women employees

49.8 49.7 49.8 49.8

Total private women employees

48.4 48.3 48.4 48.4

Total private production and nonsupervisory employees

81.3 81.5 81.5 81.5

HOURS AND EARNINGS
ALL EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

34.9 34.7 34.6 34.6

Average hourly earnings

$30.20 $31.60 $31.75 $31.85

Average weekly earnings

$1,053.98 $1,096.52 $1,098.55 $1,102.01

Index of aggregate weekly hours (2007=100)(3)

107.6 111.8 111.8 112.2

Over-the-month percent change

0.2 0.9 0.0 0.4

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls (2007=100)(4)

155.3 168.8 169.7 170.8

Over-the-month percent change

0.6 1.0 0.5 0.6

DIFFUSION INDEX
(Over 1-month span)(5)

Total private (256 industries)

65.2 79.9 71.3 71.3

Manufacturing (74 industries)

60.8 85.1 64.9 74.3

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.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2021 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

Last Modified Date: May 06, 2022