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 May
2018
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019(p)
May
2019(p)

Total private

104,103 105,675 105,811 105,878

Goods-producing

14,840 15,102 15,103 15,100

Mining and logging

540 563 560 558

Construction

5,430 5,542 5,560 5,565

Manufacturing

8,870 8,997 8,983 8,977

Durable goods

5,436 5,554 5,546 5,548

Nondurable goods

3,434 3,443 3,437 3,429

Private service-providing

89,263 90,573 90,708 90,778

Trade, transportation, and utilities

23,384 23,531 23,517 23,532

Wholesale trade

4,678.4 4,761.6 4,771.0 4,774.9

Retail trade

13,569.9 13,498.3 13,469.0 13,476.4

Transportation and warehousing

4,689.7 4,828.6 4,835.1 4,838.3

Utilities

445.5 442.3 441.5 442.1

Information

2,277 2,261 2,257 2,250

Financial activities

6,627 6,692 6,701 6,704

Professional and business services

17,073 17,407 17,452 17,463

Education and health services

20,718 21,135 21,195 21,219

Leisure and hospitality

14,350 14,653 14,678 14,708

Other services

4,834 4,894 4,908 4,902

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 2018 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: June 07, 2019