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

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-5. Employment of women on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted
Industry Women employees (in thousands) Percent of all employees
Jan.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014(p)
Jan.
2015(p)
Jan.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014(p)
Jan.
2015(p)

Total nonfarm

67,964 69,168 69,314 69,415 49.4 49.3 49.3 49.3

Total private

55,511 56,668 56,801 56,918 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.8

Goods-producing

4,161 4,251 4,267 4,275 21.9 21.9 21.9 21.9

Mining and logging

115 123 124 124 13.1 13.5 13.6 13.6

Construction

760 792 798 802 12.7 12.7 12.7 12.7

Manufacturing

3,286 3,336 3,345 3,349 27.2 27.2 27.2 27.2

Durable goods

1,750 1,791 1,798 1,804 23.0 23.1 23.1 23.1

Nondurable goods

1,536 1,545 1,547 1,545 34.1 34.2 34.2 34.2

Private service-providing

51,350 52,417 52,534 52,643 53.0 53.0 53.0 53.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

10,606 10,762 10,780 10,815 40.6 40.4 40.4 40.5

Wholesale trade

1,714.1 1,717.7 1,714.0 1,720.7 29.7 29.3 29.2 29.2

Retail trade

7,681.4 7,801.1 7,819.8 7,844.3 50.3 50.3 50.4 50.4

Transportation and warehousing

1,076.1 1,109.3 1,112.2 1,115.6 23.5 23.6 23.5 23.6

Utilities

134.4 134.0 134.3 134.6 24.5 24.1 24.1 24.1

Information

1,091 1,107 1,112 1,115 40.1 40.1 40.2 40.2

Financial activities

4,546 4,603 4,611 4,615 57.4 57.2 57.3 57.1

Professional and business services

8,356 8,635 8,658 8,657 44.5 44.6 44.5 44.4

Education and health services

16,319 16,651 16,690 16,730 76.8 76.9 76.9 76.9

Leisure and hospitality

7,537 7,723 7,743 7,768 52.0 51.9 51.8 51.9

Other services

2,895 2,936 2,940 2,943 52.3 52.4 52.4 52.4

Government

12,453 12,500 12,513 12,497 57.1 57.1 57.1 57.1

Footnotes
(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: February 06, 2015
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