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Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail
[In thousands]
Industry Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Dec.
2013
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014(p)
Dec.
2014(p)
Dec.
2013
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014(p)
Dec.
2014(p)
Change from:
Nov.2014 - Dec.2014(p)

Total nonfarm

138,269 140,811 141,321 141,256 137,395 139,742 140,095 140,347 252

Total private

116,061 118,501 118,896 118,951 115,541 117,817 118,162 118,402 240

Goods-producing

18,703 19,487 19,396 19,240 18,811 19,218 19,269 19,336 67

Mining and logging

879 935 931 928 882 927 929 931 2

Logging

54.8 58.4 57.8 56.8 54.3 55.6 56.6 56.1 -0.5

Mining

824.0 876.9 873.3 871.3 828.0 871.5 872.2 875.3 3.1

Oil and gas extraction

204.3 215.2 215.3 216.2 204.3 215.1 215.7 216.1 0.4

Mining, except oil and gas(1)

206.4 215.0 212.4 208.3 210.1 211.9 211.4 211.9 0.5

Coal mining

79.9 77.2 76.7 76.0 79.9 77.3 76.8 76.1 -0.7

Support activities for mining

413.3 446.7 445.6 446.8 413.6 444.5 445.1 447.3 2.2

Construction

5,774 6,322 6,226 6,069 5,876 6,098 6,118 6,166 48

Construction of buildings

1,312.7 1,408.0 1,392.7 1,379.5 1,314.7 1,369.6 1,371.8 1,382.6 10.8

Residential building

632.9 693.7 687.4 676.2 632.8 673.4 676.5 677.3 0.8

Nonresidential building

679.8 714.3 705.3 703.3 681.9 696.2 695.3 705.3 10.0

Heavy and civil engineering construction

840.2 990.3 956.2 899.1 880.0 927.9 926.3 937.9 11.6

Specialty trade contractors

3,620.6 3,923.8 3,877.4 3,790.2 3,681.1 3,800.8 3,820.1 3,845.6 25.5

Residential specialty trade contractors

1,544.3 1,701.8 1,676.3 1,632.4 1,578.3 1,641.9 1,653.2 1,665.9 12.7

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,076.3 2,222.0 2,201.1 2,157.8 2,102.8 2,158.9 2,166.9 2,179.7 12.8

Manufacturing

12,050 12,230 12,239 12,243 12,053 12,193 12,222 12,239 17

Durable goods

7,585 7,733 7,754 7,764 7,581 7,724 7,744 7,757 13

Wood products

356.9 373.8 374.1 370.4 357.9 371.7 372.4 371.5 -0.9

Nonmetallic mineral products

374.3 398.6 398.6 393.9 378.3 393.0 395.3 397.9 2.6

Primary metals

396.3 404.4 405.5 408.0 397.8 404.4 406.2 408.8 2.6

Fabricated metal products

1,444.7 1,468.4 1,469.7 1,474.7 1,445.2 1,465.6 1,468.6 1,473.2 4.6

Machinery

1,106.9 1,136.7 1,137.4 1,141.9 1,105.0 1,136.9 1,138.7 1,139.4 0.7

Computer and electronic products(1)

1,060.9 1,058.1 1,060.4 1,061.8 1,059.8 1,059.3 1,060.0 1,060.4 0.4

Computer and peripheral equipment

160.9 169.7 170.9 171.5 161.0 169.8 170.6 171.5 0.9

Communications equipment

100.1 96.2 96.7 96.3 99.6 96.3 96.7 96.0 -0.7

Semiconductors and electronic components

372.7 367.9 368.1 369.3 372.3 368.4 368.0 368.7 0.7

Electronic instruments

388.9 385.6 385.5 385.6 388.8 386.1 385.7 385.4 -0.3

Electrical equipment and appliances

377.8 372.1 373.0 372.2 376.5 371.9 372.2 371.0 -1.2

Transportation equipment(1)

1,523.4 1,561.8 1,573.2 1,578.2 1,517.1 1,563.8 1,571.3 1,573.4 2.1

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

844.1 875.4 885.3 888.2 838.5 875.0 882.2 884.0 1.8

Furniture and related products

362.3 374.7 376.7 378.6 363.8 376.3 377.7 379.4 1.7

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

581.4 584.4 585.8 584.7 579.2 581.5 582.0 582.0 0.0

Nondurable goods

4,465 4,497 4,485 4,479 4,472 4,469 4,478 4,482 4

Food manufacturing

1,483.5 1,489.2 1,479.5 1,477.4 1,484.8 1,471.0 1,474.6 1,476.8 2.2

Textile mills

117.7 116.9 116.9 116.6 118.0 116.8 116.8 116.7 -0.1

Textile product mills

112.5 113.2 113.6 113.2 111.8 112.7 112.4 112.4 0.0

Apparel

138.9 132.3 131.0 130.4 138.7 131.2 130.6 129.8 -0.8

Paper and paper products

378.1 370.7 370.8 371.5 377.7 371.4 371.3 371.2 -0.1

Printing and related support activities

445.0 438.8 439.4 438.9 443.5 438.0 438.0 437.3 -0.7

Petroleum and coal products

109.0 115.3 113.4 112.9 111.2 113.8 113.2 114.9 1.7

Chemicals

794.2 807.8 807.1 810.2 794.9 808.7 808.3 810.2 1.9

Plastics and rubber products

658.1 668.2 673.0 672.2 660.2 667.5 673.7 673.9 0.2

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

228.0 244.1 240.0 235.2 231.2 237.6 238.7 238.4 -0.3

Private service-providing

97,358 99,014 99,500 99,711 96,730 98,599 98,893 99,066 173

Trade, transportation, and utilities

26,884 26,647 27,139 27,405 26,156 26,561 26,640 26,663 23

Wholesale trade

5,805.0 5,903.6 5,907.4 5,913.0 5,796.8 5,892.2 5,897.5 5,907.5 10.0

Durable goods

2,898.1 2,956.9 2,954.7 2,964.3 2,897.2 2,953.3 2,956.9 2,964.3 7.4

Nondurable goods

1,996.4 2,026.1 2,031.1 2,024.4 1,993.8 2,020.2 2,022.0 2,023.1 1.1

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

910.5 920.6 921.6 924.3 905.8 918.7 918.6 920.1 1.5

Retail trade

15,828.8 15,480.9 15,915.1 16,084.1 15,261.7 15,447.9 15,503.6 15,511.3 7.7

Motor vehicle and parts dealers(1)

1,812.4 1,879.1 1,882.1 1,878.3 1,823.2 1,871.9 1,883.1 1,889.1 6.0

Automobile dealers

1,152.2 1,194.1 1,198.1 1,197.1 1,157.0 1,190.3 1,198.2 1,202.0 3.8

Furniture and home furnishings stores

474.1 463.6 474.4 477.5 448.4 456.1 454.9 451.3 -3.6

Electronics and appliance stores

545.4 514.9 537.6 537.6 514.0 506.5 506.0 505.3 -0.7

Building material and garden supply stores

1,186.8 1,216.3 1,212.2 1,202.3 1,223.3 1,233.9 1,236.4 1,238.8 2.4

Food and beverage stores

3,006.5 3,032.8 3,056.0 3,069.9 2,977.3 3,028.7 3,034.1 3,039.8 5.7

Health and personal care stores

1,042.3 1,026.6 1,039.7 1,039.1 1,023.3 1,020.8 1,025.5 1,020.6 -4.9

Gasoline stations

869.6 884.0 887.3 883.2 871.7 882.4 885.1 885.0 -0.1

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,578.5 1,384.7 1,514.3 1,571.7 1,404.5 1,389.8 1,405.7 1,396.8 -8.9

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

671.4 602.7 652.5 674.0 616.9 599.9 610.0 614.3 4.3

General merchandise stores(1)

3,328.8 3,130.8 3,297.8 3,381.6 3,099.2 3,145.7 3,145.2 3,152.8 7.6

Department stores

1,505.4 1,324.0 1,431.2 1,489.1 1,344.4 1,336.1 1,330.0 1,330.6 0.6

Miscellaneous store retailers

804.6 835.2 823.1 825.5 790.3 812.8 811.1 813.0 1.9

Nonstore retailers

508.4 510.2 538.1 543.4 469.6 499.4 506.5 504.5 -2.0

Transportation and warehousing

4,699.9 4,708.5 4,761.1 4,850.7 4,546.6 4,665.9 4,682.8 4,685.9 3.1

Air transportation

452.5 459.1 459.1 457.3 453.4 460.3 460.6 457.8 -2.8

Rail transportation

232.5 241.6 242.5 242.0 233.1 240.7 241.9 242.3 0.4

Water transportation

65.5 67.7 66.8 67.3 66.4 66.8 67.6 68.1 0.5

Truck transportation

1,384.6 1,437.9 1,431.9 1,427.2 1,386.9 1,419.5 1,421.7 1,429.0 7.3

Transit and ground passenger transportation

471.1 479.7 480.7 481.5 453.5 461.2 463.1 463.3 0.2

Pipeline transportation

44.8 45.6 45.7 45.6 44.7 45.7 45.7 45.6 -0.1

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

24.8 30.4 25.2 24.4 29.2 29.5 29.4 28.9 -0.5

Support activities for transportation

600.9 621.4 620.2 621.2 596.6 616.6 618.4 617.0 -1.4

Couriers and messengers

680.3 572.4 622.6 720.4 557.8 581.5 586.6 587.3 0.7

Warehousing and storage

742.9 752.7 766.4 763.8 725.0 744.1 747.8 746.6 -1.2

Utilities

550.3 554.3 555.1 557.4 551.3 554.5 556.3 558.2 1.9

Information

2,682 2,688 2,703 2,698 2,674 2,686 2,687 2,689 2

Publishing industries, except Internet

735.2 725.6 727.7 727.8 731.0 724.0 725.0 724.1 -0.9

Motion picture and sound recording industries

326.1 304.2 307.5 302.0 329.9 307.0 301.0 304.3 3.3

Broadcasting, except Internet

287.0 293.2 293.7 294.4 286.1 292.2 292.3 293.4 1.1

Telecommunications

862.2 868.6 874.1 873.2 858.1 868.7 870.4 870.1 -0.3

Data processing, hosting and related services

271.0 277.2 278.6 276.3 269.3 276.0 277.6 274.6 -3.0

Other information services

200.6 218.8 221.0 224.1 199.3 217.9 220.3 222.5 2.2

Financial activities

7,911 7,998 8,012 8,035 7,901 7,991 8,012 8,022 10

Finance and insurance

5,897.8 5,932.6 5,957.7 5,971.5 5,883.1 5,931.8 5,946.8 5,952.0 5.2

Monetary authorities - central bank

18.0 18.2 18.2 18.3 18.1 18.2 18.1 18.3 0.2

Credit intermediation and related
activities(1)

2,601.7 2,569.1 2,576.6 2,586.2 2,595.5 2,571.1 2,574.3 2,578.4 4.1

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,716.2 1,691.1 1,693.2 1,694.4 1,714.4 1,692.9 1,693.9 1,692.5 -1.4

Commercial banking

1,290.8 1,263.8 1,265.9 1,265.4 1,289.7 1,265.6 1,266.1 1,264.3 -1.8

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

869.8 886.3 888.1 886.1 868.5 886.7 887.6 884.3 -3.3

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,408.3 2,459.0 2,474.8 2,480.9 2,401.0 2,455.8 2,466.8 2,471.0 4.2

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,013.3 2,065.3 2,054.3 2,063.3 2,018.3 2,059.5 2,065.5 2,069.7 4.2

Real estate

1,472.1 1,490.3 1,486.6 1,495.9 1,469.0 1,486.5 1,491.6 1,493.2 1.6

Rental and leasing services

518.3 552.9 545.4 545.0 526.7 550.9 551.7 554.5 2.8

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

22.9 22.1 22.3 22.4 22.6 22.1 22.2 22.0 -0.2

Professional and business services

18,906 19,600 19,664 19,636 18,842 19,435 19,522 19,574 52

Professional and technical services(1)

8,235.7 8,415.3 8,470.7 8,521.4 8,200.8 8,439.0 8,477.2 8,489.8 12.6

Legal services

1,138.8 1,134.4 1,134.8 1,138.1 1,135.1 1,133.7 1,133.7 1,134.2 0.5

Accounting and bookkeeping services

918.8 909.9 936.3 965.7 915.2 969.0 983.1 969.0 -14.1

Architectural and engineering services

1,374.3 1,428.0 1,429.1 1,429.8 1,374.1 1,420.2 1,424.9 1,430.0 5.1

Computer systems design and related services

1,728.4 1,786.7 1,796.9 1,800.6 1,724.5 1,780.1 1,787.8 1,796.8 9.0

Management and technical consulting services

1,213.4 1,263.8 1,273.9 1,278.4 1,201.1 1,254.0 1,262.1 1,265.3 3.2

Management of companies and enterprises

2,113.7 2,140.6 2,146.0 2,153.4 2,109.3 2,141.2 2,146.5 2,150.3 3.8

Administrative and waste services

8,556.6 9,043.9 9,047.4 8,961.6 8,531.5 8,854.9 8,898.5 8,933.7 35.2

Administrative and support services(1)

8,184.6 8,660.8 8,665.2 8,582.1 8,156.3 8,474.1 8,516.0 8,550.4 34.4

Employment services(1)

3,550.1 3,797.6 3,826.6 3,817.4 3,458.8 3,682.7 3,710.4 3,726.6 16.2

Temporary help services

2,855.1 3,049.3 3,079.6 3,072.7 2,773.8 2,951.8 2,975.7 2,990.4 14.7

Business support services

881.1 882.0 893.5 902.1 859.5 871.4 874.9 879.2 4.3

Services to buildings and dwellings

1,828.8 1,991.3 1,951.8 1,866.3 1,907.4 1,944.8 1,942.8 1,944.7 1.9

Waste management and remediation services

372.0 383.1 382.2 379.5 375.2 380.8 382.5 383.3 0.8

Education and health services

21,419 21,829 21,916 21,906 21,242 21,635 21,676 21,724 48

Educational services

3,472.2 3,573.4 3,592.6 3,526.9 3,365.0 3,420.7 3,416.5 3,421.4 4.9

Health care and social assistance

17,947.2 18,255.5 18,323.4 18,378.8 17,876.7 18,214.0 18,259.0 18,302.7 43.7

Health care(3)

14,649.8 14,873.0 14,923.7 14,970.8 14,604.5 14,845.7 14,881.4 14,915.5 34.1

Ambulatory health care services(1)

6,592.8 6,772.3 6,808.9 6,826.8 6,567.3 6,753.9 6,781.4 6,797.6 16.2

Offices of physicians

2,477.2 2,516.4 2,529.0 2,536.2 2,461.2 2,510.9 2,519.5 2,520.3 0.8

Outpatient care centers

702.6 727.3 731.4 735.8 700.8 726.2 730.0 733.8 3.8

Home health care services

1,268.1 1,311.4 1,321.9 1,324.3 1,263.0 1,305.8 1,313.2 1,317.4 4.2

Hospitals

4,804.6 4,832.9 4,843.8 4,854.4 4,792.7 4,826.1 4,833.0 4,840.0 7.0

Nursing and residential care facilities(1)

3,252.4 3,267.8 3,271.0 3,289.6 3,244.5 3,265.7 3,267.0 3,277.9 10.9

Nursing care facilities

1,652.0 1,653.6 1,653.6 1,655.0 1,647.8 1,651.2 1,650.3 1,651.5 1.2

Social assistance(1)

3,297.4 3,382.5 3,399.7 3,408.0 3,272.2 3,368.3 3,377.6 3,387.2 9.6

Child day care services

864.1 883.9 889.4 886.1 850.3 868.2 870.9 871.9 1.0

Leisure and hospitality

14,095 14,727 14,541 14,512 14,435 14,767 14,820 14,856 36

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,916.0 2,084.2 1,979.6 1,964.5 2,082.1 2,123.0 2,137.4 2,130.0 -7.4

Performing arts and spectator sports

412.5 459.7 441.8 436.7 430.6 455.7 457.2 455.5 -1.7

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

134.3 141.8 138.0 132.9 141.2 141.5 142.2 140.3 -1.9

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,369.2 1,482.7 1,399.8 1,394.9 1,510.3 1,525.8 1,538.0 1,534.2 -3.8

Accommodation and food services

12,178.8 12,642.3 12,561.8 12,547.2 12,353.3 12,643.6 12,682.1 12,726.1 44.0

Accommodation

1,800.4 1,862.8 1,818.6 1,812.7 1,866.2 1,871.0 1,878.0 1,878.4 0.4

Food services and drinking places

10,378.4 10,779.5 10,743.2 10,734.5 10,487.1 10,772.6 10,804.1 10,847.7 43.6

Other services

5,461 5,525 5,525 5,519 5,480 5,524 5,536 5,538 2

Repair and maintenance

1,203.8 1,220.7 1,218.3 1,213.7 1,211.1 1,216.2 1,221.1 1,221.1 0.0

Personal and laundry services

1,349.8 1,372.1 1,374.7 1,375.9 1,349.3 1,373.0 1,377.2 1,376.6 -0.6

Membership associations and organizations

2,907.4 2,931.9 2,932.0 2,929.7 2,919.3 2,935.2 2,938.1 2,940.4 2.3

Government

22,208 22,310 22,425 22,305 21,854 21,925 21,933 21,945 12

Federal

2,741.0 2,715.0 2,714.0 2,731.0 2,736.0 2,713.0 2,718.0 2,719.0 1.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,137.5 2,124.0 2,120.3 2,120.6 2,141.3 2,123.0 2,123.1 2,122.2 -0.9

U.S. Postal Service

603.3 590.6 593.7 610.2 594.3 590.3 595.2 597.0 1.8

State government

5,169.0 5,244.0 5,260.0 5,200.0 5,064.0 5,077.0 5,078.0 5,085.0 7.0

State government education

2,527.3 2,593.5 2,614.1 2,549.3 2,410.3 2,417.9 2,421.2 2,424.0 2.8

State government, excluding education

2,641.6 2,650.4 2,645.6 2,650.5 2,653.3 2,659.1 2,657.0 2,661.3 4.3

Local government

14,298.0 14,351.0 14,451.0 14,374.0 14,054.0 14,135.0 14,137.0 14,141.0 4.0

Local government education

8,093.3 8,072.1 8,167.6 8,131.7 7,773.3 7,815.7 7,815.2 7,817.2 2.0

Local government, excluding education

6,204.2 6,279.0 6,283.3 6,242.6 6,280.5 6,318.9 6,321.4 6,323.5 2.1

Footnotes
(1) Includes other industries, not shown separately.
(2) Includes motor vehicles, motor vehicle bodies and trailers, and motor vehicle parts.
(3) Includes ambulatory health care services, hospitals, and nursing and residential care facilities.
(p) Preliminary

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