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Employment Situation Summary Table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Summary table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted
Category June
2014
Apr.
2015
May
2015(p)
June
2015(p)

EMPLOYMENT BY SELECTED INDUSTRY
(Over-the-month change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

286 187 254 223

Total private

272 189 250 223

Goods-producing

34 16 4 1

Mining and logging

4 -14 -18 -3

Construction

7 30 15 0

Manufacturing

23 0 7 4

Durable goods(1)

19 -3 1 2

Motor vehicles and parts

8.5 1.9 6.6 0.5

Nondurable goods

4 3 6 2

Private service-providing

238 173 246 222

Wholesale trade

12.8 -3.9 5.3 -0.2

Retail trade

39.3 10.8 26.4 32.9

Transportation and warehousing

11.7 11.5 12.2 17.1

Utilities

0.5 0.8 1.1 -0.4

Information

12 10 -1 7

Financial activities

17 7 10 20

Professional and business services(1)

74 66 74 64

Temporary help services

14.4 10.8 17.2 19.8

Education and health services(1)

43 54 56 50

Health care and social assistance

32.0 59.4 56.7 52.8

Leisure and hospitality

31 8 54 22

Other services

-4 8 8 10

Government

14 -2 4 0

(3-month average change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

284 191 187 221

Total private

274 189 185 221

WOMEN AND PRODUCTION AND NONSUPERVISORY EMPLOYEES
AS A PERCENT OF ALL EMPLOYEES(2)

Total nonfarm women employees

49.4 49.3 49.4 49.4

Total private women employees

47.9 47.9 47.9 48.0

Total private production and nonsupervisory employees

82.7 82.5 82.5 82.5

HOURS AND EARNINGS
ALL EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

34.5 34.5 34.5 34.5

Average hourly earnings

$24.46 $24.89 $24.95 $24.95

Average weekly earnings

$843.87 $858.71 $860.78 $860.78

Index of aggregate weekly hours (2007=100)(3)

101.0 103.0 103.2 103.4

Over-the-month percent change

0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls (2007=100)(4)

117.8 122.4 122.9 123.2

Over-the-month percent change

0.4 0.3 0.4 0.2

DIFFUSION INDEX
(Over 1-month span)(5)

Total private (263 industries)

66.5 60.3 61.4 60.5

Manufacturing (80 industries)

59.4 52.5 50.0 53.1

Footnotes
(1) Includes other industries, not shown separately.
(2) Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries.
(3) The indexes of aggregate weekly hours are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate hours by the corresponding annual average aggregate hours.
(4) The indexes of aggregate weekly payrolls are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate weekly payrolls by the corresponding annual average aggregate weekly payrolls.
(5) Figures are the percent of industries with employment increasing plus one-half of the industries with unchanged employment, where 50 percent indicates an equal balance between industries with increasing and decreasing employment.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2014 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: July 02, 2015
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