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)
May
2018
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019(p)
May
2019(p)
Percent change from:
Apr.
2019 - May
2019(p)
May
2018
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019(p)
May
2019(p)
Percent change from:
Apr.
2019 - May
2019(p)

Total private

109.4 111.1 110.9 111.0 0.1 141.1 147.1 147.3 147.7 0.3

Goods-producing

95.5 96.8 96.7 96.8 0.1 121.4 125.8 126.0 126.4 0.3

Mining and logging

105.5 110.2 110.9 110.1 -0.7 136.6 146.4 148.9 148.2 -0.5

Construction

98.9 101.2 100.8 100.8 0.0 127.8 134.0 134.0 134.4 0.3

Manufacturing

92.9 93.9 93.8 93.8 0.0 116.5 120.0 119.9 120.2 0.3

Durable goods

91.8 93.2 93.0 93.0 0.0 115.5 119.7 119.6 120.0 0.3

Nondurable goods

95.1 95.6 95.4 95.2 -0.2 119.0 121.1 120.9 120.8 -0.1

Private service-providing

113.2 114.9 115.1 115.2 0.1 147.0 153.4 153.9 154.4 0.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

103.9 103.7 104.0 103.7 -0.3 130.2 134.3 134.6 134.8 0.1

Wholesale trade

100.5 101.9 102.1 101.9 -0.2 127.4 133.5 133.1 133.8 0.5

Retail trade

99.8 98.2 98.4 98.4 0.0 123.4 125.9 126.6 126.6 0.0

Transportation and warehousing

119.9 122.4 122.5 121.9 -0.5 147.7 153.0 153.5 153.8 0.2

Utilities

101.0 101.3 99.8 100.6 0.8 134.3 140.2 137.1 139.1 1.5

Information

93.1 93.0 92.6 93.0 0.4 131.1 138.0 137.4 137.8 0.3

Financial activities

105.4 106.6 106.8 106.5 -0.3 142.5 148.0 149.1 149.3 0.1

Professional and business services

118.8 121.4 121.4 122.0 0.5 155.8 163.6 164.0 165.0 0.6

Education and health services

127.1 129.7 130.1 130.2 0.1 164.7 171.5 172.1 172.2 0.1

Leisure and hospitality

121.4 124.2 123.9 123.6 -0.2 155.6 164.2 164.2 164.5 0.2

Other services

106.8 108.7 108.6 108.6 0.0 143.4 148.0 148.2 148.3 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 2018 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: June 07, 2019