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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-23. Employed persons in nonagricultural industries by sex and class of worker
[In thousands]
Industry and sex October 2020
Total
employed(1)
Wage and salary workers(2) Self-
employed
workers,
unincorporated
Total Private
industries
Government

TOTAL

Total, nonagricultural industries

147,813 138,954 118,155 20,799 8,789

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

582 565 556 9 16

Construction

11,349 9,715 9,263 452 1,614

Manufacturing

14,580 14,309 14,223 86 270

Durable goods

9,213 9,049 8,976 73 163

Nondurable goods

5,367 5,260 5,247 13 107

Wholesale and retail trade

20,160 19,301 19,210 92 851

Wholesale trade

3,533 3,381 3,375 6 152

Retail trade

16,627 15,921 15,835 86 699

Transportation and utilities

8,792 8,224 6,873 1,351 563

Transportation and warehousing

7,394 6,833 5,774 1,059 556

Utilities

1,398 1,391 1,099 292 -

Information

2,521 2,395 2,212 182 126

Financial activities

10,460 9,737 9,567 170 719

Finance and insurance

7,627 7,358 7,241 117 265

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,833 2,379 2,326 53 454

Professional and business services

18,864 16,909 16,487 422 1,943

Professional and technical services

12,549 11,455 11,195 259 1,087

Management, administrative, and waste services

6,315 5,455 5,292 163 856

Education and health services

34,583 33,521 23,256 10,265 1,058

Educational services

13,759 13,488 4,822 8,665 267

Health care and social assistance

20,824 20,034 18,434 1,600 790

Hospitals

7,166 7,162 6,364 798 4

Health services, except hospitals

10,484 10,070 9,715 355 414

Social assistance

3,175 2,803 2,355 448 372

Leisure and hospitality

11,677 11,058 10,791 267 612

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,401 2,052 1,840 212 349

Accommodation and food services

9,276 9,006 8,951 55 262

Other services

6,767 5,741 5,717 25 1,017

Other services, except private households

6,131 5,105 5,081 25 1,017

Private households

636 636 636 - -

Public administration

7,479 7,479 - 7,479 -

Men

Total, nonagricultural industries

77,952 72,821 63,842 8,979 5,105

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

478 463 454 9 15

Construction

10,153 8,624 8,209 415 1,516

Manufacturing

10,103 9,945 9,893 52 157

Durable goods

6,759 6,643 6,596 47 115

Nondurable goods

3,344 3,302 3,296 5 42

Wholesale and retail trade

11,360 10,905 10,864 42 450

Wholesale trade

2,441 2,344 2,339 5 97

Retail trade

8,919 8,561 8,525 36 353

Transportation and utilities

6,541 6,057 5,153 903 482

Transportation and warehousing

5,451 4,971 4,310 661 479

Utilities

1,090 1,086 844 242 -

Information

1,484 1,412 1,360 52 71

Financial activities

4,980 4,591 4,524 67 389

Finance and insurance

3,495 3,308 3,263 45 187

Real estate and rental and leasing

1,485 1,283 1,261 22 202

Professional and business services

11,016 9,970 9,676 294 1,042

Professional and technical services

7,135 6,556 6,371 185 575

Management, administrative, and waste services

3,881 3,414 3,305 109 467

Education and health services

8,618 8,403 5,467 2,936 215

Educational services

4,224 4,150 1,607 2,543 74

Health care and social assistance

4,394 4,253 3,860 393 141

Hospitals

1,704 1,704 1,445 259 0

Health services, except hospitals

2,266 2,156 2,074 82 110

Social assistance

424 393 341 53 31

Leisure and hospitality

5,873 5,570 5,409 162 303

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,310 1,162 1,026 136 148

Accommodation and food services

4,563 4,409 4,383 26 154

Other services

3,313 2,844 2,834 11 465

Other services, except private households

3,226 2,758 2,747 11 465

Private households

86 86 86 - -

Public administration

4,036 4,036 - 4,036 -

Women

Total, nonagricultural industries

69,861 66,133 54,314 11,820 3,684

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

104 102 102 0 2

Construction

1,197 1,091 1,054 37 98

Manufacturing

4,477 4,364 4,330 34 113

Durable goods

2,454 2,406 2,380 26 48

Nondurable goods

2,023 1,958 1,951 8 65

Wholesale and retail trade

8,800 8,396 8,346 50 401

Wholesale trade

1,092 1,037 1,036 1 55

Retail trade

7,708 7,359 7,309 50 346

Transportation and utilities

2,251 2,167 1,719 448 80

Transportation and warehousing

1,943 1,862 1,464 398 77

Utilities

308 305 255 50 -

Information

1,038 983 852 130 55

Financial activities

5,480 5,146 5,043 102 330

Finance and insurance

4,132 4,050 3,978 72 78

Real estate and rental and leasing

1,348 1,096 1,066 30 252

Professional and business services

7,848 6,939 6,811 128 901

Professional and technical services

5,414 4,898 4,824 74 511

Management, administrative, and waste services

2,434 2,041 1,988 54 389

Education and health services

25,965 25,119 17,790 7,329 843

Educational services

9,535 9,338 3,216 6,122 193

Health care and social assistance

16,431 15,781 14,574 1,207 650

Hospitals

5,462 5,458 4,919 539 4

Health services, except hospitals

8,217 7,914 7,641 273 304

Social assistance

2,751 2,409 2,014 395 342

Leisure and hospitality

5,804 5,487 5,382 105 309

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,091 890 814 76 201

Accommodation and food services

4,712 4,597 4,568 29 108

Other services

3,454 2,897 2,883 14 552

Other services, except private households

2,905 2,348 2,334 14 552

Private households

549 549 549 - -

Public administration

3,443 3,443 - 3,443 -

Footnotes
(1) Includes unpaid family workers, not shown separately.
(2) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000). Effective with January 2020 data, industries reflect the introduction of the 2017 Census industry classification system, derived from the 2017 North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). No historical data have been revised.

 

Last Modified Date: November 06, 2020