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.
2016
Jan.
2017
Feb.
2017(p)
Mar.
2017(p)

Total private

100,111 101,567 101,770 101,840

Goods-producing

14,266 14,297 14,372 14,392

Mining and logging

492 474 481 491

Construction

5,085 5,156 5,196 5,198

Manufacturing

8,689 8,667 8,695 8,703

Durable goods

5,329 5,309 5,317 5,324

Nondurable goods

3,360 3,358 3,378 3,379

Private service-providing

85,845 87,270 87,398 87,448

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22,853 23,032 23,035 23,015

Wholesale trade

4,684.2 4,716.8 4,725.0 4,731.1

Retail trade

13,434.7 13,501.2 13,491.5 13,463.9

Transportation and warehousing

4,289.2 4,367.6 4,371.2 4,372.9

Utilities

445.0 446.3 446.9 447.2

Information

2,245 2,220 2,214 2,209

Financial activities

6,378 6,529 6,531 6,531

Professional and business services

16,312 16,759 16,807 16,864

Education and health services

19,674 20,094 20,154 20,167

Leisure and hospitality

13,683 13,902 13,915 13,919

Other services

4,700 4,734 4,742 4,743

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: April 07, 2017