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 Apr.
2017
Feb.
2018
Mar.
2018(p)
Apr.
2018(p)

Total private

102,074 103,642 103,747 103,867

Goods-producing

14,403 14,752 14,749 14,782

Mining and logging

484 528 534 539

Construction

5,201 5,370 5,352 5,354

Manufacturing

8,718 8,854 8,863 8,889

Durable goods

5,302 5,407 5,418 5,442

Nondurable goods

3,416 3,447 3,445 3,447

Private service-providing

87,671 88,890 88,998 89,085

Trade, transportation, and utilities

23,091 23,399 23,431 23,434

Wholesale trade

4,716.8 4,775.2 4,782.7 4,770.2

Retail trade

13,467.6 13,601.1 13,612.6 13,625.0

Transportation and warehousing

4,458.9 4,577.9 4,590.3 4,593.6

Utilities

447.3 445.2 445.2 445.3

Information

2,258 2,220 2,222 2,232

Financial activities

6,547 6,622 6,627 6,624

Professional and business services

16,650 16,914 16,949 16,984

Education and health services

20,274 20,613 20,637 20,657

Leisure and hospitality

14,090 14,297 14,305 14,316

Other services

4,761 4,825 4,827 4,838

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: May 04, 2018