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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.
2018
Sept.
2019
Oct.
2019(p)
Nov.
2019(p)

Total private

105,051 106,313 106,409 106,596

Goods-producing

15,015 15,107 15,084 15,116

Mining and logging

558 540 545 539

Construction

5,491 5,600 5,608 5,599

Manufacturing

8,966 8,967 8,931 8,978

Durable goods

5,523 5,543 5,499 5,534

Nondurable goods

3,443 3,424 3,432 3,444

Private service-providing

90,036 91,206 91,325 91,480

Trade, transportation, and utilities

23,495 23,550 23,556 23,554

Wholesale trade

4,729.5 4,770.5 4,769.5 4,765.8

Retail trade

13,508.0 13,466.1 13,473.6 13,462.0

Transportation and warehousing

4,813.1 4,871.0 4,873.1 4,884.9

Utilities

444.3 442.8 440.2 441.6

Information

2,284 2,276 2,268 2,281

Financial activities

6,668 6,731 6,747 6,753

Professional and business services

17,306 17,526 17,557 17,599

Education and health services

20,931 21,448 21,474 21,535

Leisure and hospitality

14,489 14,757 14,806 14,836

Other services

4,863 4,918 4,917 4,922

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: December 06, 2019