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)
Mar.
2017
Jan.
2018
Feb.
2018(p)
Mar.
2018(p)
Percent change from:
Feb.
2018 - Mar.
2018(p)
Mar.
2017
Jan.
2018
Feb.
2018(p)
Mar.
2018(p)
Percent change from:
Feb.
2018 - Mar.
2018(p)

Total private

106.5 108.3 108.9 109.0 0.1 132.9 138.3 139.3 139.8 0.4

Goods-producing

91.3 93.6 94.8 94.6 -0.2 112.9 117.9 119.7 119.6 -0.1

Mining and logging

93.5 100.4 103.4 104.4 1.0 120.3 130.5 134.4 136.8 1.8

Construction

92.6 95.5 97.3 96.6 -0.7 115.0 121.6 124.7 123.5 -1.0

Manufacturing

90.6 92.1 93.0 92.9 -0.1 111.3 114.8 116.0 116.1 0.1

Durable goods

89.2 90.9 91.7 91.7 0.0 109.6 113.5 114.3 114.5 0.2

Nondurable goods

93.0 94.6 95.4 95.2 -0.2 114.5 118.1 119.4 119.4 0.0

Private service-providing

110.7 112.3 112.8 112.9 0.1 138.9 144.2 145.1 145.7 0.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities

102.3 103.7 103.9 104.0 0.1 124.6 128.5 129.0 129.4 0.3

Wholesale trade

100.1 101.2 101.3 101.5 0.2 124.8 127.6 127.8 128.1 0.2

Retail trade

99.5 100.3 100.6 100.9 0.3 118.7 122.0 122.6 123.2 0.5

Transportation and warehousing

112.7 116.3 117.0 116.9 -0.1 135.3 143.0 143.9 144.5 0.4

Utilities

102.0 100.3 100.4 101.3 0.9 131.2 131.2 131.8 133.8 1.5

Information

92.9 90.2 90.7 91.0 0.3 124.5 125.1 126.0 126.6 0.5

Financial activities

102.7 104.8 105.2 105.2 0.0 131.3 140.2 140.7 141.6 0.6

Professional and business services

114.9 117.0 118.3 118.1 -0.2 146.6 151.8 153.5 154.1 0.4

Education and health services

123.8 125.9 126.4 126.2 -0.2 155.6 161.9 162.7 162.8 0.1

Leisure and hospitality

118.3 120.4 121.0 121.1 0.1 146.5 152.8 153.8 154.4 0.4

Other services

105.3 106.1 106.6 106.6 0.0 136.4 141.1 141.7 141.9 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: April 06, 2018