Table B-6. Employment of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-6. Employment of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)
[In thousands]
Industry Jan.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)
Jan.
2018(p)

Total private

101,690 103,119 103,239 103,403

Goods-producing

14,329 14,559 14,615 14,677

Mining and logging

461 511 517 521

Construction

5,192 5,255 5,289 5,324

Manufacturing

8,676 8,793 8,809 8,832

Durable goods

5,296 5,348 5,361 5,386

Nondurable goods

3,380 3,445 3,448 3,446

Private service-providing

87,361 88,560 88,624 88,726

Trade, transportation, and utilities

23,080 23,307 23,308 23,341

Wholesale trade

4,702.0 4,757.3 4,767.1 4,774.4

Retail trade

13,503.3 13,550.0 13,527.7 13,539.6

Transportation and warehousing

4,427.7 4,553.7 4,567.2 4,581.6

Utilities

447.3 445.5 446.4 445.3

Information

2,269 2,235 2,236 2,231

Financial activities

6,533 6,609 6,611 6,612

Professional and business services

16,569 16,840 16,840 16,845

Education and health services

20,154 20,511 20,538 20,577

Leisure and hospitality

14,012 14,250 14,277 14,301

Other services

4,744 4,808 4,814 4,819

Footnotes
(1) Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries. These groups account for approximately four-fifths of the total employment on private nonfarm payrolls.
(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: February 02, 2018