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.
2018
Nov.
2018
Dec.
2018(p)
Jan.
2019(p)

Total private

103,304 105,051 105,261 105,481

Goods-producing

14,670 15,015 15,076 15,127

Mining and logging

518 558 560 567

Construction

5,330 5,491 5,533 5,576

Manufacturing

8,822 8,966 8,983 8,984

Durable goods

5,384 5,523 5,540 5,550

Nondurable goods

3,438 3,443 3,443 3,434

Private service-providing

88,634 90,036 90,185 90,354

Trade, transportation, and utilities

23,240 23,495 23,495 23,544

Wholesale trade

4,672.6 4,729.5 4,743.2 4,749.1

Retail trade

13,492.5 13,508.0 13,501.1 13,527.0

Transportation and warehousing

4,628.7 4,813.1 4,806.7 4,824.6

Utilities

445.7 444.3 443.7 443.5

Information

2,263 2,284 2,283 2,274

Financial activities

6,597 6,668 6,676 6,686

Professional and business services

16,870 17,306 17,337 17,353

Education and health services

20,595 20,931 20,987 21,040

Leisure and hospitality

14,264 14,489 14,536 14,581

Other services

4,805 4,863 4,871 4,876

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: February 01, 2019