Table B-4. Indexes of aggregate weekly hours and payrolls for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-4. Indexes of aggregate weekly hours and payrolls for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted
[2007=100]
Industry Index of aggregate weekly hours(1) Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(2)
Oct.
2016
Aug.
2017
Sept.
2017(p)
Oct.
2017(p)
Percent change from:
Sept.
2017 - Oct.
2017(p)
Oct.
2016
Aug.
2017
Sept.
2017(p)
Oct.
2017(p)
Percent change from:
Sept.
2017 - Oct.
2017(p)

Total private

105.9 107.4 107.4 107.6 0.2 131.2 135.6 136.3 136.5 0.1

Goods-producing

90.8 92.2 92.0 92.6 0.7 111.9 115.0 115.5 116.3 0.7

Mining and logging

90.9 101.3 102.1 102.1 0.0 118.4 132.5 133.6 134.1 0.4

Construction

91.1 92.6 92.5 93.2 0.8 112.5 116.5 117.3 117.6 0.3

Manufacturing

90.5 91.4 91.4 92.1 0.8 110.9 113.0 113.6 114.6 0.9

Durable goods

89.4 90.4 90.5 90.9 0.4 109.9 111.7 112.4 113.2 0.7

Nondurable goods

92.5 93.2 93.1 93.7 0.6 113.0 115.5 116.0 116.9 0.8

Private service-providing

110.0 111.4 111.4 112.0 0.5 136.7 141.5 142.2 142.8 0.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities

101.7 102.5 102.6 102.9 0.3 123.2 126.2 126.8 126.9 0.1

Wholesale trade

99.8 101.2 101.3 101.4 0.1 124.1 127.0 127.8 126.9 -0.7

Retail trade

99.4 99.3 99.3 99.6 0.3 117.9 119.8 119.8 120.4 0.5

Transportation and warehousing

111.0 113.0 113.2 114.0 0.7 132.1 137.5 138.2 139.3 0.8

Utilities

103.7 99.5 101.5 100.5 -1.0 133.9 127.7 132.2 131.3 -0.7

Information

91.1 89.7 90.1 90.3 0.2 120.7 122.7 123.4 123.6 0.2

Financial activities

101.8 104.0 104.1 103.9 -0.2 129.0 135.2 135.9 136.1 0.1

Professional and business services

115.5 117.8 117.9 118.2 0.3 145.2 151.7 152.7 153.2 0.3

Education and health services

122.4 124.6 124.7 124.9 0.2 152.9 158.3 158.9 159.0 0.1

Leisure and hospitality

116.4 118.5 117.8 119.0 1.0 141.4 148.0 147.7 149.4 1.2

Other services

105.4 105.8 105.5 105.7 0.2 134.1 137.8 138.4 138.7 0.2

Footnotes
(1) The indexes of aggregate weekly hours are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate hours by the corresponding 2007 annual average aggregate hours. Aggregate hours estimates are the product of estimates of average weekly hours and employment.
(2) The indexes of aggregate weekly payrolls are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate weekly payrolls by the corresponding 2007 annual average aggregate weekly payrolls. Aggregate payrolls estimates are the product of estimates of average hourly earnings, average weekly hours, and employment.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2016 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: November 03, 2017