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 Nov.
2016
Sept.
2017
Oct.
2017(p)
Nov.
2017(p)

Total private

101,164 102,511 102,739 102,897

Goods-producing

14,200 14,449 14,471 14,521

Mining and logging

466 521 522 528

Construction

5,095 5,183 5,184 5,199

Manufacturing

8,639 8,745 8,765 8,794

Durable goods

5,287 5,336 5,348 5,371

Nondurable goods

3,352 3,409 3,417 3,423

Private service-providing

86,964 88,062 88,268 88,376

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22,971 23,130 23,158 23,165

Wholesale trade

4,712.7 4,756.2 4,764.7 4,769.7

Retail trade

13,450.7 13,490.1 13,492.1 13,485.5

Transportation and warehousing

4,359.7 4,438.2 4,456.0 4,465.3

Utilities

447.4 445.3 444.7 444.3

Information

2,232 2,183 2,179 2,170

Financial activities

6,481 6,596 6,599 6,605

Professional and business services

16,667 16,995 17,040 17,088

Education and health services

20,016 20,395 20,406 20,452

Leisure and hospitality

13,860 13,984 14,099 14,104

Other services

4,737 4,779 4,787 4,792

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 2016 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: December 08, 2017