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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 Apr.
2021
Feb.
2022
Mar.
2022(p)
Apr.
2022(p)

Total private

99,820 104,516 104,874 105,215

Goods-producing

14,341 14,902 14,970 15,023

Mining and logging

408 449 456 460

Construction

5,466 5,616 5,632 5,636

Manufacturing

8,467 8,837 8,882 8,927

Durable goods

5,148 5,417 5,445 5,468

Nondurable goods

3,319 3,420 3,437 3,459

Private service-providing

85,479 89,614 89,904 90,192

Trade, transportation, and utilities

23,194 24,117 24,149 24,229

Wholesale trade

4,486.9 4,611.1 4,632.7 4,647.4

Retail trade

13,047.7 13,467.3 13,485.4 13,517.5

Transportation and warehousing

5,225.9 5,609.5 5,601.0 5,632.7

Utilities

433.5 429.0 429.9 431.6

Information

2,203 2,314 2,339 2,353

Financial activities

6,611 6,695 6,704 6,724

Professional and business services

16,789 17,594 17,657 17,718

Education and health services

20,592 20,958 21,002 21,037

Leisure and hospitality

11,777 13,371 13,468 13,544

Other services

4,313 4,565 4,585 4,587

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 2021 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

Last Modified Date: May 06, 2022