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

Total private

100,179 101,784 101,864 101,991

Goods-producing

14,229 14,364 14,378 14,397

Mining and logging

482 482 491 500

Construction

5,068 5,193 5,190 5,193

Manufacturing

8,679 8,689 8,697 8,704

Durable goods

5,323 5,311 5,315 5,309

Nondurable goods

3,356 3,378 3,382 3,395

Private service-providing

85,950 87,420 87,486 87,594

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22,853 23,044 23,031 23,046

Wholesale trade

4,686.0 4,725.4 4,732.9 4,743.2

Retail trade

13,424.7 13,494.4 13,468.0 13,466.5

Transportation and warehousing

4,297.0 4,376.9 4,381.8 4,388.5

Utilities

445.2 447.1 447.8 448.0

Information

2,243 2,213 2,209 2,205

Financial activities

6,391 6,530 6,530 6,539

Professional and business services

16,357 16,801 16,852 16,866

Education and health services

19,721 20,158 20,173 20,206

Leisure and hospitality

13,679 13,932 13,947 13,984

Other services

4,706 4,742 4,744 4,748

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: May 05, 2017