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)
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017(p)
Dec.
2017(p)
Percent change from:
Nov.
2017 - Dec.
2017(p)
Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017(p)
Dec.
2017(p)
Percent change from:
Nov.
2017 - Dec.
2017(p)

Total private

106.2 107.6 108.1 108.3 0.2 131.9 136.4 137.2 137.8 0.4

Goods-producing

90.7 92.7 93.2 93.5 0.3 111.6 116.4 117.0 117.5 0.4

Mining and logging

91.7 103.0 103.9 104.6 0.7 119.6 135.1 135.9 136.9 0.7

Construction

91.0 93.2 93.8 94.7 1.0 112.2 117.9 118.9 120.4 1.3

Manufacturing

90.4 91.9 92.1 92.0 -0.1 110.7 114.3 114.4 114.5 0.1

Durable goods

89.4 91.0 91.1 91.4 0.3 109.6 113.3 113.3 113.8 0.4

Nondurable goods

92.3 93.7 94.2 93.6 -0.6 113.0 116.7 117.1 116.1 -0.9

Private service-providing

110.6 112.0 112.2 112.6 0.4 138.0 142.6 143.1 144.2 0.8

Trade, transportation, and utilities

102.4 102.6 103.6 103.3 -0.3 124.2 126.4 128.1 128.1 0.0

Wholesale trade

99.9 101.1 101.8 102.2 0.4 124.7 126.7 128.3 129.2 0.7

Retail trade

100.3 99.5 100.7 100.2 -0.5 119.2 120.2 121.7 121.5 -0.2

Transportation and warehousing

112.1 113.5 114.3 114.0 -0.3 133.7 138.6 140.1 140.4 0.2

Utilities

102.4 101.0 101.0 100.1 -0.9 131.0 132.3 131.7 130.2 -1.1

Information

91.1 90.0 89.5 90.0 0.6 121.4 122.7 122.6 123.6 0.8

Financial activities

102.4 104.2 104.6 104.6 0.0 130.7 136.8 137.4 138.3 0.7

Professional and business services

115.6 118.2 118.5 118.6 0.1 146.3 152.5 153.1 153.9 0.5

Education and health services

122.9 124.8 125.1 125.6 0.4 153.8 159.0 159.5 160.6 0.7

Leisure and hospitality

116.8 119.2 119.3 120.0 0.6 142.5 149.5 150.2 151.6 0.9

Other services

104.9 105.8 106.0 106.5 0.5 134.4 138.7 139.3 140.4 0.8

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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