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Table B-6. Employment of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-6. Employment of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)
[In thousands]
Industry Jan.
2015
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015(p)
Jan.
2016(p)

Total private

97,886 99,566 99,811 99,893

Goods-producing

14,086 14,159 14,215 14,222

Mining and logging

649 559 555 547

Construction

4,769 4,939 4,990 4,980

Manufacturing

8,668 8,661 8,670 8,695

Durable goods

5,345 5,327 5,329 5,339

Nondurable goods

3,323 3,334 3,341 3,356

Private service-providing

83,800 85,407 85,596 85,671

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22,489 22,777 22,808 22,807

Wholesale trade

4,716.1 4,726.7 4,730.9 4,734.3

Retail trade

13,187.1 13,371.6 13,375.0 13,416.9

Transportation and warehousing

4,138.8 4,227.3 4,249.8 4,205.0

Utilities

446.8 450.9 452.6 451.1

Information

2,216 2,229 2,233 2,227

Financial activities

6,222 6,334 6,336 6,356

Professional and business services

15,990 16,328 16,400 16,438

Education and health services

19,074 19,575 19,625 19,630

Leisure and hospitality

13,147 13,467 13,486 13,516

Other services

4,662 4,697 4,708 4,697

Footnotes
(1) Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries. These groups account for approximately four-fifths of the total employment on private nonfarm payrolls.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2015 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: February 05, 2016
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