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 Dec.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016(p)
Dec.
2016(p)

Total private

99,812 101,042 101,187 101,340

Goods-producing

14,212 14,104 14,114 14,127

Mining and logging

554 474 481 479

Construction

4,990 5,043 5,050 5,049

Manufacturing

8,668 8,587 8,583 8,599

Durable goods

5,330 5,261 5,260 5,277

Nondurable goods

3,338 3,326 3,323 3,322

Private service-providing

85,600 86,938 87,073 87,213

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22,812 23,035 23,059 23,077

Wholesale trade

4,730.5 4,759.8 4,765.7 4,765.0

Retail trade

13,384.7 13,556.7 13,559.3 13,553.3

Transportation and warehousing

4,244.1 4,263.1 4,279.0 4,304.3

Utilities

452.5 455.2 454.6 454.7

Information

2,234 2,241 2,228 2,222

Financial activities

6,335 6,469 6,482 6,505

Professional and business services

16,385 16,700 16,734 16,750

Education and health services

19,636 20,057 20,089 20,152

Leisure and hospitality

13,489 13,696 13,734 13,766

Other services

4,709 4,740 4,747 4,741

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 2015 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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