Table B-5. Employment of women on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-5. Employment of women on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted
Industry Women employees (in thousands) Percent of all employees
June
2017
Apr.
2018
May
2018(p)
June
2018(p)
June
2017
Apr.
2018
May
2018(p)
June
2018(p)

Total nonfarm

72,587 73,637 73,820 73,973 49.5 49.6 49.6 49.7

Total private

59,781 60,791 60,960 61,100 48.1 48.2 48.2 48.3

Goods-producing

4,394 4,536 4,555 4,571 21.9 22.1 22.1 22.1

Mining and logging

92 93 94 95 13.5 12.7 12.8 12.9

Construction

875 919 921 926 12.6 12.8 12.8 12.8

Manufacturing

3,427 3,524 3,540 3,550 27.6 27.8 27.9 27.9

Durable goods

1,809 1,858 1,862 1,871 23.4 23.5 23.5 23.5

Nondurable goods

1,618 1,666 1,678 1,679 34.4 35.1 35.3 35.3

Private service-providing

55,387 56,255 56,405 56,529 53.2 53.3 53.3 53.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities

11,052 11,135 11,151 11,155 40.2 40.2 40.1 40.2

Wholesale trade

1,739.3 1,770.4 1,768.1 1,776.0 29.5 29.7 29.7 29.8

Retail trade

7,919.5 7,934.0 7,947.9 7,935.7 50.0 49.8 49.8 49.8

Transportation and warehousing

1,265.9 1,301.6 1,306.5 1,313.7 24.5 24.6 24.6 24.7

Utilities

127.5 128.8 128.5 129.9 23.0 23.2 23.2 23.5

Information

1,111 1,092 1,093 1,095 39.7 39.5 39.5 39.6

Financial activities

4,776 4,827 4,840 4,851 56.5 56.4 56.5 56.6

Professional and business services

9,204 9,443 9,480 9,508 45.0 45.2 45.3 45.3

Education and health services

17,855 18,124 18,162 18,218 77.0 77.0 77.1 77.1

Leisure and hospitality

8,337 8,536 8,560 8,575 51.9 52.5 52.5 52.6

Other services

3,052 3,098 3,119 3,127 52.8 53.0 53.2 53.2

Government

12,806 12,846 12,860 12,873 57.4 57.5 57.6 57.6

Footnotes
(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: July 06, 2018