Employment Situation Summary Table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Summary table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted
Category July
2015
May
2016
June
2016(p)
July
2016(p)

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

Total nonfarm

277 24 292 255

Total private

245 -1 259 217

Goods-producing

14 -45 5 16

Mining and logging

-8 -10 -7 -7

Construction

11 -18 -3 14

Manufacturing

11 -17 15 9

Durable goods(1)

-3 -20 0 11

Motor vehicles and parts

2.1 1.2 1.8 6.7

Nondurable goods

14 3 15 -2

Private service-providing

231 44 254 201

Wholesale trade

5.7 -6.0 0.6 1.7

Retail trade

31.1 0.1 25.7 14.7

Transportation and warehousing

15.3 4.5 -6.7 11.7

Utilities

2.5 -2.0 2.5 0.7

Information

5 -41 42 0

Financial activities

20 16 15 18

Professional and business services(1)

46 32 53 70

Temporary help services

-9.3 -14.7 21.7 17.0

Education and health services(1)

58 46 58 36

Health care and social assistance

49.0 41.0 54.1 48.8

Leisure and hospitality

36 3 52 45

Other services

12 -8 12 3

Government

32 25 33 38

(3-month average change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

259 118 153 190

Total private

242 104 135 158

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

Total nonfarm women employees

49.4 49.6 49.6 49.6

Total private women employees

47.9 48.2 48.2 48.2

Total private production and nonsupervisory employees

82.4 82.3 82.4 82.4

HOURS AND EARNINGS
ALL EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

34.6 34.4 34.4 34.5

Average hourly earnings

$25.03 $25.59 $25.61 $25.69

Average weekly earnings

$866.04 $880.30 $880.98 $886.31

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

104.2 105.2 105.4 105.9

Over-the-month percent change

0.5 0.0 0.2 0.5

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

124.7 128.6 129.0 130.0

Over-the-month percent change

0.8 0.2 0.3 0.8

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

Total private (262 industries)

63.5 46.9 61.8 63.7

Manufacturing (79 industries)

50.0 39.9 51.3 54.4

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 2015 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: August 05, 2016