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.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)
Jan.
2017(p)

Total private

99,833 101,164 101,383 101,633

Goods-producing

14,269 14,200 14,242 14,303

Mining and logging

525 466 468 473

Construction

5,028 5,095 5,125 5,173

Manufacturing

8,716 8,639 8,649 8,657

Durable goods

5,349 5,287 5,299 5,307

Nondurable goods

3,367 3,352 3,350 3,350

Private service-providing

85,564 86,964 87,141 87,330

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22,764 22,971 23,021 23,053

Wholesale trade

4,690.6 4,712.7 4,710.4 4,706.3

Retail trade

13,351.4 13,450.7 13,471.5 13,523.9

Transportation and warehousing

4,275.7 4,359.7 4,391.5 4,377.2

Utilities

445.9 447.4 447.3 446.0

Information

2,228 2,232 2,229 2,230

Financial activities

6,351 6,481 6,513 6,537

Professional and business services

16,312 16,667 16,688 16,737

Education and health services

19,603 20,016 20,068 20,091

Leisure and hospitality

13,611 13,860 13,897 13,946

Other services

4,695 4,737 4,725 4,736

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: February 03, 2017