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 Mar.
2018
Jan.
2019
Feb.
2019(p)
Mar.
2019(p)

Total private

103,703 105,520 105,532 105,674

Goods-producing

14,756 15,129 15,099 15,092

Mining and logging

530 565 562 564

Construction

5,379 5,563 5,533 5,537

Manufacturing

8,847 9,001 9,004 8,991

Durable goods

5,416 5,559 5,563 5,551

Nondurable goods

3,431 3,442 3,441 3,440

Private service-providing

88,947 90,391 90,433 90,582

Trade, transportation, and utilities

23,330 23,566 23,537 23,527

Wholesale trade

4,686.0 4,753.0 4,761.1 4,759.0

Retail trade

13,535.7 13,527.8 13,506.8 13,494.5

Transportation and warehousing

4,662.1 4,840.9 4,827.1 4,831.1

Utilities

446.3 444.4 441.7 442.4

Information

2,269 2,269 2,268 2,271

Financial activities

6,618 6,678 6,682 6,689

Professional and business services

16,949 17,339 17,397 17,441

Education and health services

20,667 21,059 21,058 21,125

Leisure and hospitality

14,302 14,603 14,613 14,643

Other services

4,812 4,877 4,878 4,886

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: April 05, 2019