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)
Nov.
2017
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)
Nov.
2018(p)
Percent change from:
Oct.
2018 - Nov.
2018(p)
Nov.
2017
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018(p)
Nov.
2018(p)
Percent change from:
Oct.
2018 - Nov.
2018(p)

Total private

108.3 109.7 110.3 110.1 -0.2 137.5 143.0 143.9 144.0 0.1

Goods-producing

93.4 95.4 95.7 95.8 0.1 117.3 122.5 122.8 123.3 0.4

Mining and logging

99.7 107.9 108.4 107.9 -0.5 129.0 143.2 143.0 142.9 -0.1

Construction

94.8 97.7 98.0 97.8 -0.2 120.2 128.0 128.6 128.7 0.1

Manufacturing

92.1 93.6 93.8 94.0 0.2 114.5 118.0 118.3 118.9 0.5

Durable goods

90.8 92.6 92.6 92.5 -0.1 113.0 117.3 117.3 117.8 0.4

Nondurable goods

95.1 95.7 95.9 96.4 0.5 118.4 120.0 120.2 120.8 0.5

Private service-providing

112.4 113.9 114.1 114.3 0.2 143.3 149.3 149.9 150.4 0.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

104.2 104.1 103.9 104.4 0.5 128.5 132.0 132.1 132.7 0.5

Wholesale trade

101.5 102.2 102.1 102.3 0.2 127.9 131.3 131.1 131.1 0.0

Retail trade

101.0 99.8 99.4 99.9 0.5 121.9 124.7 124.9 125.6 0.6

Transportation and warehousing

116.4 119.7 120.1 121.3 1.0 142.5 148.4 149.1 150.5 0.9

Utilities

101.0 100.9 100.7 101.2 0.5 131.9 136.9 136.1 136.7 0.4

Information

91.4 91.5 91.2 91.0 -0.2 125.5 131.3 131.7 131.9 0.2

Financial activities

104.7 105.7 106.7 106.7 0.0 137.7 144.4 145.5 146.4 0.6

Professional and business services

117.2 119.9 120.2 120.4 0.2 151.4 158.8 159.5 160.1 0.4

Education and health services

125.4 128.0 128.2 128.0 -0.2 160.4 166.8 167.6 167.5 -0.1

Leisure and hospitality

120.5 121.5 122.3 122.0 -0.2 151.9 157.6 159.3 159.3 0.0

Other services

106.3 107.7 108.2 108.2 0.0 140.8 144.7 145.6 145.7 0.1

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 2017 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: December 07, 2018