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.
2018
Jan.
2019
Feb.
2019(p)
Mar.
2019(p)
Percent change from:
Feb.
2019 - Mar.
2019(p)
Mar.
2018
Jan.
2019
Feb.
2019(p)
Mar.
2019(p)
Percent change from:
Feb.
2019 - Mar.
2019(p)

Total private

109.0 110.9 110.6 111.1 0.5 139.8 146.1 146.3 147.1 0.5

Goods-producing

94.7 97.6 96.5 97.0 0.5 119.8 125.9 125.0 125.8 0.6

Mining and logging

102.5 110.2 109.6 109.9 0.3 133.3 145.4 145.4 145.9 0.3

Construction

97.6 102.6 99.6 101.1 1.5 124.9 134.9 131.6 133.8 1.7

Manufacturing

92.8 94.1 93.9 93.9 0.0 116.0 119.3 119.8 119.5 -0.3

Durable goods

91.7 93.2 93.0 92.9 -0.1 114.7 118.8 119.4 119.3 -0.1

Nondurable goods

94.8 96.0 95.7 95.8 0.1 118.9 120.6 120.9 120.2 -0.6

Private service-providing

112.9 114.7 114.7 114.9 0.2 145.7 152.3 152.9 153.4 0.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

103.8 104.1 103.8 104.0 0.2 129.2 133.7 133.9 134.6 0.5

Wholesale trade

100.6 101.7 101.8 101.8 0.0 126.9 131.3 132.3 133.1 0.6

Retail trade

100.0 98.7 98.2 98.2 0.0 122.2 126.1 125.9 125.9 0.0

Transportation and warehousing

119.3 122.6 122.2 123.0 0.7 146.9 152.1 152.4 153.9 1.0

Utilities

101.2 101.6 101.6 101.3 -0.3 134.7 138.8 139.9 139.8 -0.1

Information

92.8 92.8 92.9 93.5 0.6 129.9 137.5 137.6 138.9 0.9

Financial activities

104.8 106.7 106.5 106.7 0.2 140.6 147.4 147.6 147.8 0.1

Professional and business services

118.1 120.7 121.0 121.5 0.4 154.3 161.3 162.5 163.9 0.9

Education and health services

126.3 129.2 129.3 130.1 0.6 163.2 170.8 171.0 171.7 0.4

Leisure and hospitality

121.0 124.0 123.5 124.2 0.6 154.3 162.7 163.2 164.2 0.6

Other services

106.2 108.3 108.4 108.9 0.5 142.1 148.2 148.2 148.3 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: April 05, 2019