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Data Retrieval: Employment, Hours, and Earnings (CES)
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Establishment Data

Table B-5. Employment of women on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted

Industry Women employees
(in thousands)
(in thousands)

Total nonfarm

Total private


Mining and logging



Durable goods

Nondurable goods

Private service-providing

Trade, transportation, and utilities

Wholesale trade

Retail trade

Transportation and warehousing



Financial activities

Professional and business services

Private education and health services

Leisure and hospitality

Other services


NOTE: Women employees as a percent of all employees can be derived by dividing women employees by all employees and then multiplying by 100. (women employees/all employees)*100
NOTE: p = preliminary.


Last Modified Date: September 15, 2015