Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail
[In thousands]
Industry Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
July
2018
May
2019
June
2019(p)
July
2019(p)
July
2018
May
2019
June
2019(p)
July
2019(p)
Change from:
June2019 - July2019(p)

Total nonfarm

148,948 151,610 152,242 151,183 149,185 151,074 151,267 151,431 164

Total private

127,775 128,771 129,796 129,926 126,727 128,562 128,741 128,889 148

Goods-producing

21,083 21,108 21,387 21,453 20,744 21,077 21,106 21,121 15

Mining and logging

745 754 762 762 734 758 757 752 -5

Logging

49.9 45.5 47.7 48.8 48.4 46.6 47.0 47.4 0.4

Mining

694.6 708.7 714.3 712.9 685.9 711.0 709.5 704.4 -5.1

Oil and gas extraction

148.0 156.6 160.1 159.2 146.0 156.6 158.3 157.1 -1.2

Mining, except oil and gas

196.9 196.9 199.3 197.1 193.1 195.2 195.1 193.7 -1.4

Coal mining

51.9 52.9 53.0 52.0 52.0 52.8 52.9 52.1 -0.8

Metal ore mining

42.5 41.3 41.9 42.1 41.9 41.2 41.4 41.5 0.1

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying

102.5 102.7 104.4 103.0 99.2 101.1 100.8 100.2 -0.6

Support activities for mining

349.7 355.2 354.9 356.6 346.8 359.2 356.1 353.6 -2.5

Construction

7,555 7,543 7,700 7,756 7,303 7,483 7,501 7,505 4

Construction of buildings

1,675.9 1,647.1 1,684.7 1,696.5 1,631.7 1,650.3 1,653.6 1,655.1 1.5

Residential building

829.8 829.2 849.6 853.8 805.9 828.6 831.1 832.5 1.4

Nonresidential building

846.1 817.9 835.1 842.7 825.8 821.7 822.5 822.6 0.1

Heavy and civil engineering construction

1,121.1 1,113.0 1,133.8 1,136.8 1,058.9 1,079.0 1,079.4 1,075.1 -4.3

Specialty trade contractors

4,757.9 4,782.5 4,881.1 4,922.3 4,612.0 4,753.2 4,767.7 4,775.1 7.4

Residential specialty trade contractors

2,091.6 2,087.2 2,128.6 2,146.1 2,026.3 2,071.6 2,074.1 2,080.1 6.0

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,666.3 2,695.3 2,752.5 2,776.2 2,585.7 2,681.6 2,693.6 2,695.0 1.4

Manufacturing

12,783 12,811 12,925 12,935 12,707 12,836 12,848 12,864 16

Durable goods

7,987 8,050 8,115 8,105 7,961 8,058 8,069 8,081 12

Wood products

411.0 407.1 412.0 413.6 407.4 408.8 409.4 409.9 0.5

Nonmetallic mineral products

421.2 418.7 422.2 422.1 414.3 414.9 415.6 415.9 0.3

Primary metals

377.5 381.4 381.9 378.9 377.4 380.9 380.6 379.3 -1.3

Fabricated metal products

1,478.8 1,482.8 1,493.4 1,491.2 1,471.3 1,482.8 1,483.5 1,484.0 0.5

Machinery

1,133.1 1,137.8 1,147.8 1,144.7 1,126.5 1,138.6 1,141.9 1,138.3 -3.6

Computer and electronic products

1,064.3 1,074.5 1,088.7 1,093.9 1,057.7 1,078.8 1,084.2 1,086.8 2.6

Computer and peripheral equipment

157.2 159.8 161.5 162.6 156.2 160.7 161.2 161.3 0.1

Communications equipment

85.8 85.2 86.1 86.2 85.2 85.8 85.6 85.8 0.2

Semiconductors and electronic components

373.6 375.4 380.0 381.7 371.1 376.7 378.1 379.1 1.0

Electronic instruments

414.1 420.5 427.0 429.5 411.7 421.8 425.4 426.8 1.4

Miscellaneous computer and electronic products

33.6 33.6 34.1 33.9 33.5 33.7 33.9 33.8 -0.1

Electrical equipment and appliances

402.9 400.7 403.3 406.3 399.9 402.6 402.6 403.3 0.7

Transportation equipment(1)

1,689.3 1,735.5 1,748.3 1,737.2 1,703.2 1,739.6 1,741.6 1,751.1 9.5

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

976.5 995.6 1,001.6 987.7 993.6 998.4 998.3 1,005.5 7.2

Furniture and related products

397.5 394.0 395.5 396.7 394.9 394.0 392.1 394.1 2.0

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

611.1 617.2 621.9 620.3 608.8 616.6 617.9 618.2 0.3

Nondurable goods

4,796 4,761 4,810 4,830 4,746 4,778 4,779 4,783 4

Food manufacturing

1,650.6 1,615.5 1,644.8 1,663.0 1,621.7 1,633.6 1,634.2 1,635.4 1.2

Textile mills

112.9 112.5 112.3 112.0 112.8 113.2 112.1 112.1 0.0

Textile product mills

116.4 113.4 113.5 115.0 115.9 114.2 114.0 114.5 0.5

Apparel

111.9 108.2 108.7 106.9 113.2 108.0 108.0 107.7 -0.3

Paper and paper products

368.2 371.1 371.2 371.4 366.8 370.3 369.5 370.2 0.7

Printing and related support activities

432.1 419.7 422.3 422.2 430.6 421.3 421.3 420.6 -0.7

Petroleum and coal products

119.7 118.2 119.0 118.9 116.2 117.0 116.0 115.8 -0.2

Chemicals

841.4 857.1 860.9 863.8 836.7 857.0 857.6 859.5 1.9

Plastics and rubber products

734.7 738.2 743.8 741.9 731.5 736.6 738.8 739.1 0.3

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

308.1 306.8 313.1 315.3 300.2 306.6 307.7 307.6 -0.1

Private service-providing

106,692 107,663 108,409 108,473 105,983 107,485 107,635 107,768 133

Trade, transportation, and utilities

27,636 27,687 27,829 27,794 27,643 27,807 27,821 27,824 3

Wholesale trade

5,879.4 5,938.0 5,961.9 5,969.0 5,849.4 5,935.2 5,933.9 5,940.6 6.7

Durable goods

3,165.9 3,210.7 3,224.0 3,232.3 3,150.4 3,213.1 3,213.2 3,217.9 4.7

Nondurable goods

2,160.5 2,175.6 2,184.8 2,182.1 2,149.0 2,169.5 2,169.8 2,171.0 1.2

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

553.0 551.7 553.1 554.6 550.0 552.6 550.9 551.7 0.8

Retail trade

15,854.5 15,691.6 15,776.1 15,781.3 15,824.4 15,774.8 15,768.1 15,764.5 -3.6

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

2,037.7 2,053.2 2,063.4 2,065.0 2,022.4 2,048.9 2,049.7 2,049.6 -0.1

Automobile dealers

1,303.9 1,309.2 1,311.5 1,314.1 1,299.2 1,310.0 1,308.5 1,309.4 0.9

Other motor vehicle dealers

166.5 166.1 168.3 166.6 157.3 159.5 159.0 157.9 -1.1

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores

567.3 577.9 583.6 584.3 566.0 579.3 582.2 582.3 0.1

Furniture and home furnishings stores

474.4 481.5 481.3 478.3 480.3 486.9 486.2 485.2 -1.0

Electronics and appliance stores

487.5 464.0 462.7 457.7 493.0 469.7 468.3 462.6 -5.7

Building material and garden supply stores

1,345.2 1,367.6 1,364.9 1,343.1 1,309.0 1,301.9 1,304.8 1,306.3 1.5

Food and beverage stores

3,107.4 3,104.6 3,138.4 3,145.7 3,082.9 3,117.4 3,116.8 3,122.1 5.3

Health and personal care stores

1,050.6 1,038.0 1,039.4 1,035.9 1,056.0 1,043.5 1,042.1 1,043.3 1.2

Gasoline stations

944.4 948.2 962.9 966.4 932.6 948.0 951.9 954.7 2.8

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,377.3 1,284.3 1,301.0 1,316.1 1,381.1 1,328.3 1,325.4 1,324.8 -0.6

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

552.3 538.4 543.8 543.5 565.7 554.3 555.4 554.3 -1.1

General merchandise stores

3,060.3 2,997.2 2,998.2 3,011.8 3,093.4 3,056.5 3,052.8 3,050.6 -2.2

Department stores

1,122.8 1,078.1 1,079.9 1,088.9 1,146.9 1,120.3 1,117.6 1,113.9 -3.7

General merchandise stores, including warehouse clubs and supercenters

1,937.5 1,919.1 1,918.3 1,922.9 1,946.5 1,936.2 1,935.2 1,936.7 1.5

Miscellaneous store retailers

847.7 840.8 844.0 845.4 833.9 837.6 835.7 833.7 -2.0

Nonstore retailers

569.7 573.8 576.1 572.4 574.1 581.8 579.0 577.3 -1.7

Transportation and warehousing

5,344.7 5,504.6 5,532.4 5,484.6 5,417.2 5,543.4 5,563.9 5,564.2 0.3

Air transportation

506.1 515.3 522.0 523.4 501.7 514.6 518.4 519.3 0.9

Rail transportation

214.8 208.3 206.0 206.0 214.5 207.9 206.3 206.2 -0.1

Water transportation

67.6 66.2 66.4 67.2 64.7 64.9 64.3 64.4 0.1

Truck transportation

1,504.4 1,519.9 1,534.0 1,539.9 1,487.7 1,518.7 1,522.0 1,524.0 2.0

Transit and ground passenger transportation

425.4 507.4 486.5 422.5 486.0 490.2 491.9 483.7 -8.2

Pipeline transportation

49.1 48.1 48.1 48.4 49.0 47.9 48.1 48.1 0.0

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

44.6 36.7 44.2 45.4 33.7 34.3 34.9 34.4 -0.5

Support activities for transportation

712.1 717.0 723.7 720.5 711.0 719.4 723.8 720.0 -3.8

Couriers and messengers

690.4 709.0 722.1 728.3 729.2 756.2 762.9 769.6 6.7

Warehousing and storage

1,130.2 1,176.7 1,179.4 1,183.0 1,139.7 1,189.3 1,191.3 1,194.5 3.2

Utilities

557.0 552.3 558.4 559.0 552.4 553.4 554.8 554.4 -0.4

Information

2,850 2,806 2,839 2,837 2,832 2,815 2,829 2,819 -10

Publishing industries, except Internet

736.5 733.0 743.1 745.1 732.9 738.2 742.3 741.2 -1.1

Motion picture and sound recording industries

447.3 427.8 441.7 438.6 438.2 423.9 434.3 428.4 -5.9

Broadcasting, except Internet

268.6 267.9 268.7 267.1 270.1 269.9 269.1 268.7 -0.4

Telecommunications

752.9 717.0 717.5 713.2 751.0 720.6 717.8 712.7 -5.1

Data processing, hosting and related services

331.7 330.3 332.5 335.0 330.1 331.4 332.0 333.3 1.3

Other information services

312.5 330.2 335.2 338.0 309.6 331.4 333.1 335.1 2.0

Financial activities

8,653 8,636 8,714 8,761 8,572 8,656 8,659 8,677 18

Finance and insurance

6,348.3 6,317.5 6,353.2 6,386.1 6,315.5 6,336.7 6,337.1 6,351.0 13.9

Monetary authorities - central bank

19.9 19.6 19.4 19.7 19.6 19.6 19.4 19.4 0.0

Credit intermediation and related
activities

2,666.6 2,624.0 2,639.6 2,649.1 2,649.9 2,631.7 2,630.6 2,631.4 0.8

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,727.9 1,707.0 1,717.7 1,719.3 1,716.9 1,709.2 1,708.5 1,707.7 -0.8

Commercial banking

1,329.8 1,306.1 1,312.7 1,314.5 1,321.9 1,307.6 1,306.9 1,306.0 -0.9

Nondepository credit intermediation

629.1 613.0 618.0 623.9 625.8 616.9 618.0 619.5 1.5

Activities related to credit intermediation

309.6 304.0 303.9 305.9 307.3 305.6 304.1 304.3 0.2

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

964.8 966.6 977.1 985.9 955.8 971.8 974.4 976.1 1.7

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,697.0 2,707.3 2,717.1 2,731.4 2,690.2 2,713.6 2,712.7 2,724.1 11.4

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,304.7 2,318.1 2,360.5 2,374.4 2,256.6 2,319.3 2,321.9 2,326.2 4.3

Real estate

1,688.8 1,699.4 1,725.9 1,735.7 1,664.0 1,704.3 1,707.6 1,710.8 3.2

Rental and leasing services

591.7 595.7 610.9 615.2 569.0 592.0 591.3 592.5 1.2

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

24.2 23.0 23.7 23.5 23.6 23.0 23.0 22.9 -0.1

Professional and business services

21,139 21,399 21,577 21,605 21,017 21,408 21,446 21,484 38

Professional and technical services

9,326.2 9,494.8 9,568.3 9,632.4 9,313.9 9,553.0 9,582.9 9,613.7 30.8

Legal services

1,152.2 1,139.5 1,155.5 1,154.9 1,141.8 1,143.5 1,144.1 1,144.2 0.1

Accounting and bookkeeping services

959.4 1,004.4 1,000.2 1,006.5 1,016.7 1,051.0 1,056.0 1,059.6 3.6

Architectural and engineering services

1,499.9 1,513.5 1,535.1 1,544.6 1,477.2 1,514.8 1,517.5 1,521.3 3.8

Specialized design services

143.3 150.1 150.0 148.3 143.1 148.8 148.8 148.6 -0.2

Computer systems design and related services

2,139.7 2,202.1 2,210.3 2,236.4 2,127.0 2,202.8 2,212.0 2,222.6 10.6

Management and technical consulting services

1,490.6 1,518.1 1,531.1 1,540.9 1,483.1 1,522.6 1,527.5 1,533.3 5.8

Scientific research and development services

707.3 722.1 733.5 741.3 696.8 722.8 726.6 730.2 3.6

Advertising and related services

491.9 490.4 492.8 495.7 489.3 490.0 491.1 492.8 1.7

Other professional and technical services

741.9 754.6 759.8 763.8 739.0 756.6 759.2 761.3 2.1

Management of companies and enterprises

2,395.9 2,411.5 2,430.1 2,435.4 2,375.3 2,412.6 2,414.1 2,415.0 0.9

Administrative and waste services

9,416.5 9,492.2 9,579.0 9,537.2 9,327.7 9,442.6 9,449.3 9,455.0 5.7

Administrative and support services

8,968.5 9,038.3 9,117.0 9,072.0 8,888.6 8,989.0 8,993.8 8,998.5 4.7

Office administrative services

516.9 529.8 533.8 534.5 515.9 529.2 530.5 532.4 1.9

Facilities support services

152.9 155.4 155.9 156.6 153.3 156.0 156.7 156.9 0.2

Employment services(1)

3,633.9 3,686.1 3,710.7 3,670.4 3,674.0 3,710.4 3,709.5 3,715.0 5.5

Temporary help services

2,960.6 3,009.5 3,026.8 2,985.5 3,004.1 3,032.3 3,031.4 3,033.6 2.2

Business support services

883.0 879.4 878.6 880.9 897.5 895.0 894.9 895.3 0.4

Travel arrangement and reservation services

221.7 217.9 218.8 217.2 218.4 215.4 215.0 214.3 -0.7

Investigation and security services

948.5 953.6 953.5 951.1 948.2 953.7 953.3 952.3 -1.0

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,283.6 2,275.4 2,322.5 2,325.2 2,155.0 2,194.1 2,197.3 2,197.6 0.3

Other support services

328.0 340.7 343.2 336.1 326.3 335.2 336.6 334.7 -1.9

Waste management and remediation services

448.0 453.9 462.0 465.2 439.1 453.6 455.5 456.5 1.0

Education and health services

23,333 24,218 24,038 23,951 23,694 24,176 24,233 24,299 66

Educational services

3,423.5 3,808.3 3,586.1 3,483.8 3,749.7 3,779.8 3,791.3 3,807.0 15.7

Health care and social assistance

19,909.4 20,410.0 20,452.3 20,467.1 19,943.9 20,396.6 20,441.4 20,491.8 50.4

Health care(3)

16,024.4 16,336.4 16,399.6 16,430.2 16,006.8 16,350.8 16,381.7 16,412.1 30.4

Ambulatory health care services

7,502.8 7,735.0 7,755.9 7,776.8 7,503.0 7,730.5 7,747.0 7,775.9 28.9

Offices of physicians

2,621.0 2,675.9 2,684.8 2,690.7 2,618.6 2,678.9 2,685.5 2,688.5 3.0

Offices of dentists

955.9 983.0 984.0 984.9 955.7 983.5 981.7 985.5 3.8

Offices of other health practitioners

930.3 968.5 968.4 972.7 930.6 964.7 965.7 973.0 7.3

Outpatient care centers

935.2 968.4 970.3 972.6 934.9 967.4 970.5 972.9 2.4

Medical and diagnostic laboratories

280.0 289.3 291.4 293.1 279.6 290.3 290.6 292.1 1.5

Home health care services

1,471.7 1,537.5 1,544.4 1,551.0 1,474.8 1,534.7 1,541.9 1,552.6 10.7

Other ambulatory health care services

308.7 312.4 312.6 311.8 308.9 311.1 311.0 311.3 0.3

Hospitals

5,151.4 5,217.0 5,241.6 5,242.5 5,145.8 5,231.6 5,241.0 5,238.9 -2.1

Nursing and residential care facilities

3,370.2 3,384.4 3,402.1 3,410.9 3,358.0 3,388.7 3,393.7 3,397.3 3.6

Nursing care facilities

1,609.0 1,601.9 1,609.7 1,613.6 1,604.1 1,605.6 1,607.8 1,608.6 0.8

Residential mental health facilities

644.8 651.8 655.7 657.9 642.9 651.2 653.5 655.2 1.7

Community care facilities for the elderly

949.5 961.6 967.1 968.3 946.5 962.9 964.0 964.5 0.5

Other residential care facilities

166.9 169.1 169.6 171.1 164.4 169.0 168.5 169.0 0.5

Social assistance

3,885.0 4,073.6 4,052.7 4,036.9 3,937.1 4,045.8 4,059.7 4,079.7 20.0

Individual and family services

2,476.6 2,559.4 2,565.3 2,578.0 2,471.0 2,550.6 2,557.7 2,570.3 12.6

Emergency and other relief services

173.2 176.4 178.8 178.8 173.5 177.2 178.8 178.9 0.1

Vocational rehabilitation services

336.6 329.6 330.6 332.7 330.4 328.7 327.3 326.4 -0.9

Child day care services

898.6 1,008.2 978.0 947.4 962.1 989.3 995.9 1,004.0 8.1

Leisure and hospitality

17,164 16,961 17,396 17,504 16,378 16,699 16,706 16,716 10

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,762.4 2,534.7 2,753.8 2,821.9 2,389.6 2,453.5 2,449.5 2,449.4 -0.1

Performing arts and spectator sports

529.2 552.2 552.8 544.2 500.6 518.8 519.1 515.6 -3.5

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

188.7 181.2 190.7 193.7 170.2 174.7 175.0 175.0 0.0

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

2,044.5 1,801.3 2,010.3 2,084.0 1,718.8 1,760.0 1,755.4 1,758.8 3.4

Accommodation and food services

14,401.2 14,426.2 14,641.7 14,682.0 13,988.2 14,245.2 14,256.0 14,266.2 10.2

Accommodation

2,195.8 2,064.5 2,171.8 2,222.2 2,035.7 2,057.9 2,066.1 2,060.9 -5.2

Food services and drinking places

12,205.4 12,361.7 12,469.9 12,459.8 11,952.5 12,187.3 12,189.9 12,205.3 15.4

Other services

5,917 5,956 6,016 6,021 5,847 5,924 5,941 5,949 8

Repair and maintenance

1,335.0 1,362.6 1,368.2 1,370.9 1,329.5 1,353.2 1,359.1 1,364.4 5.3

Personal and laundry services

1,517.9 1,554.1 1,551.1 1,543.6 1,508.0 1,535.3 1,534.2 1,534.4 0.2

Membership associations and organizations

3,063.8 3,039.0 3,096.7 3,106.9 3,009.2 3,035.4 3,047.9 3,049.7 1.8

Government

21,173 22,839 22,446 21,257 22,458 22,512 22,526 22,542 16

Federal

2,810.0 2,814.0 2,832.0 2,834.0 2,796.0 2,815.0 2,818.0 2,820.0 2.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,204.8 2,206.4 2,225.2 2,226.8 2,189.6 2,205.7 2,207.9 2,210.4 2.5

U.S. Postal Service

605.3 607.4 606.4 607.3 606.6 608.9 609.9 609.7 -0.2

State government

4,850.0 5,166.0 4,901.0 4,820.0 5,179.0 5,159.0 5,156.0 5,156.0 0.0

State government education

2,136.9 2,464.4 2,184.4 2,099.7 2,484.1 2,464.0 2,457.5 2,454.1 -3.4

State government, excluding education

2,712.7 2,701.9 2,716.5 2,719.8 2,695.1 2,695.4 2,698.0 2,701.4 3.4

Local government

13,513.0 14,859.0 14,713.0 13,603.0 14,483.0 14,538.0 14,552.0 14,566.0 14.0

Local government education

6,757.0 8,302.8 7,946.5 6,778.8 7,972.7 7,981.9 7,979.5 7,991.2 11.7

Local government, excluding education

6,756.2 6,555.8 6,766.5 6,823.9 6,510.4 6,556.0 6,572.8 6,574.6 1.8

Footnotes
(1) Includes other industries, not shown separately.
(2) Includes motor vehicles, motor vehicle bodies and trailers, and motor vehicle parts.
(3) Includes ambulatory health care services, hospitals, and nursing and residential care facilities.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2018 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: August 02, 2019