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
July
2015
May
2016
June
2016(p)
July
2016(p)
July
2015
May
2016
June
2016(p)
July
2016(p)
Change from:
June2016 - July2016(p)

Total nonfarm

141,774 144,555 145,215 144,185 142,001 143,901 144,193 144,448 255

Total private

121,014 122,099 123,177 123,262 119,979 121,796 122,055 122,272 217

Goods-producing

19,935 19,640 19,909 19,982 19,585 19,618 19,623 19,639 16

Mining and logging

825 689 689 691 812 696 689 682 -7

Logging

53.8 48.6 50.7 51.8 52.3 50.0 50.4 49.9 -0.5

Mining

771.5 640.0 638.6 639.2 760.0 645.7 638.2 632.1 -6.1

Oil and gas extraction

194.2 173.7 173.7 172.7 192.5 174.4 172.1 170.1 -2.0

Mining, except oil and gas

204.1 183.6 184.9 184.0 197.6 181.2 180.5 179.4 -1.1

Coal mining

65.6 53.7 52.9 52.3 65.2 54.0 52.9 52.3 -0.6

Metal ore mining

41.7 38.0 38.7 38.4 41.2 38.0 38.1 37.9 -0.2

Nonmetallic mineral mining and quarrying

96.8 91.9 93.3 93.3 91.2 89.2 89.6 89.2 -0.4

Support activities for mining

373.2 282.7 280.0 282.5 369.9 290.1 285.6 282.6 -3.0

Construction

6,703 6,698 6,846 6,912 6,437 6,641 6,638 6,652 14

Construction of buildings

1,462.2 1,459.8 1,491.9 1,507.0 1,415.9 1,461.2 1,459.0 1,461.8 2.8

Residential building

713.3 722.7 738.6 745.5 690.5 721.2 719.7 719.9 0.2

Nonresidential building

748.9 737.1 753.3 761.5 725.4 740.0 739.3 741.9 2.6

Heavy and civil engineering construction

992.4 960.4 982.2 993.5 935.9 937.9 934.9 936.8 1.9

Specialty trade contractors

4,247.9 4,277.8 4,371.7 4,411.6 4,085.3 4,241.4 4,243.9 4,253.3 9.4

Residential specialty trade contractors

1,854.8 1,883.8 1,932.0 1,944.7 1,772.5 1,860.1 1,862.7 1,863.2 0.5

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,393.1 2,394.0 2,439.7 2,466.9 2,312.8 2,381.3 2,381.2 2,390.1 8.9

Manufacturing

12,407 12,253 12,374 12,379 12,336 12,281 12,296 12,305 9

Durable goods

7,791 7,678 7,733 7,724 7,762 7,686 7,686 7,697 11

Wood products

381.7 382.8 388.7 387.1 378.1 381.8 383.7 382.3 -1.4

Nonmetallic mineral products

405.2 405.3 409.6 411.3 396.6 401.0 400.8 402.0 1.2

Primary metals

393.7 375.4 375.2 374.8 393.3 376.5 375.4 375.7 0.3

Fabricated metal products

1,466.9 1,427.3 1,432.9 1,429.7 1,460.7 1,429.1 1,427.2 1,425.4 -1.8

Machinery

1,125.1 1,076.5 1,086.1 1,088.7 1,122.8 1,079.9 1,081.3 1,084.6 3.3

Computer and electronic products

1,058.9 1,041.3 1,045.9 1,042.5 1,052.0 1,042.0 1,039.3 1,036.2 -3.1

Computer and peripheral equipment

162.6 163.1 164.0 165.1 160.9 163.1 162.7 162.9 0.2

Communications equipment

88.5 84.7 85.1 85.1 88.0 84.8 84.6 84.8 0.2

Semiconductors and electronic components

369.3 363.6 364.4 360.8 368.4 363.9 362.0 359.2 -2.8

Electronic instruments

403.6 395.1 397.4 396.9 399.9 395.4 395.2 394.7 -0.5

Miscellaneous computer and electronic products

34.9 34.8 35.0 34.6 34.6 34.8 34.9 34.5 -0.4

Electrical equipment and appliances

387.0 381.4 386.2 385.7 384.8 382.4 383.9 383.5 -0.4

Transportation equipment(1)

1,591.3 1,604.7 1,616.1 1,612.0 1,600.2 1,608.9 1,607.6 1,619.1 11.5

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

899.4 924.7 933.5 926.4 910.8 929.0 930.8 937.5 6.7

Furniture and related products

385.4 386.4 390.3 391.2 380.1 386.4 388.3 387.9 -0.4

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

596.0 596.4 602.0 601.0 593.6 597.5 598.9 600.2 1.3

Nondurable goods

4,616 4,575 4,641 4,655 4,574 4,595 4,610 4,608 -2

Food manufacturing

1,534.5 1,500.4 1,546.9 1,565.0 1,511.4 1,522.0 1,537.4 1,537.9 0.5

Textile mills

116.2 114.0 114.0 112.8 116.3 113.4 113.1 112.8 -0.3

Textile product mills

117.9 117.1 117.4 116.2 117.0 117.2 116.4 115.6 -0.8

Apparel

135.2 132.3 132.2 127.9 137.0 132.3 131.6 129.1 -2.5

Paper and paper products

375.1 371.8 374.1 371.6 372.7 371.8 371.1 369.6 -1.5

Printing and related support activities

447.2 444.1 445.1 443.3 447.2 444.1 443.5 443.2 -0.3

Petroleum and coal products

118.9 116.3 117.6 118.1 115.8 115.4 115.5 115.2 -0.3

Chemicals

815.6 818.0 823.3 824.7 810.1 819.0 819.2 819.7 0.5

Plastics and rubber products

692.7 695.8 695.7 694.8 688.1 693.1 691.8 691.3 -0.5

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

263.1 264.9 274.6 280.6 258.4 266.8 270.4 273.7 3.3

Private service-providing

101,079 102,459 103,268 103,280 100,394 102,178 102,432 102,633 201

Trade, transportation, and utilities

26,969 27,216 27,369 27,355 26,963 27,292 27,314 27,343 29

Wholesale trade

5,914.6 5,931.7 5,959.4 5,957.1 5,875.9 5,919.7 5,920.3 5,922.0 1.7

Durable goods

2,951.9 2,949.1 2,965.6 2,965.2 2,933.2 2,946.3 2,948.0 2,948.0 0.0

Nondurable goods

2,054.6 2,066.9 2,080.0 2,079.6 2,037.4 2,059.9 2,061.5 2,064.8 3.3

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

908.1 915.7 913.8 912.3 905.3 913.5 910.8 909.2 -1.6

Retail trade

15,679.6 15,853.4 15,959.2 15,979.9 15,670.7 15,919.6 15,945.3 15,960.0 14.7

Motor vehicle and parts dealers

1,956.0 1,999.4 2,008.7 2,010.7 1,938.2 1,991.6 1,991.6 1,992.6 1.0

Automobile dealers

1,248.2 1,285.5 1,291.6 1,292.1 1,243.1 1,284.6 1,285.7 1,285.9 0.2

Other motor vehicle dealers

155.6 154.5 158.0 159.3 145.2 149.4 149.7 150.3 0.6

Auto parts, accessories, and tire stores

552.2 559.4 559.1 559.3 549.9 557.7 556.3 556.4 0.1

Furniture and home furnishings stores

466.5 474.2 476.4 478.2 472.9 480.7 482.9 484.0 1.1

Electronics and appliance stores

513.5 515.2 515.4 517.1 527.5 530.4 529.0 529.1 0.1

Building material and garden supply stores

1,271.0 1,356.1 1,351.2 1,319.7 1,236.1 1,279.7 1,282.5 1,281.6 -0.9

Food and beverage stores

3,098.4 3,094.6 3,139.1 3,141.0 3,073.6 3,099.8 3,106.9 3,108.7 1.8

Health and personal care stores

1,033.4 1,039.6 1,047.8 1,045.9 1,033.2 1,044.7 1,048.9 1,048.7 -0.2

Gasoline stations

919.9 924.6 932.1 937.0 905.0 921.0 921.0 924.1 3.1

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,355.3 1,334.8 1,350.9 1,371.0 1,368.2 1,382.0 1,380.6 1,381.6 1.0

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

609.8 610.6 607.6 612.9 624.8 629.9 630.5 631.9 1.4

General merchandise stores

3,109.3 3,142.1 3,155.3 3,165.4 3,146.1 3,187.0 3,193.1 3,195.5 2.4

Department stores

1,301.5 1,274.3 1,281.1 1,291.1 1,331.5 1,311.0 1,313.2 1,313.1 -0.1

Other general merchandise stores

1,807.8 1,867.8 1,874.2 1,874.3 1,814.6 1,876.0 1,879.9 1,882.4 2.5

Miscellaneous store retailers

839.7 842.3 848.2 851.4 828.6 838.6 842.1 843.2 1.1

Nonstore retailers

506.8 519.9 526.5 529.6 516.5 534.2 536.2 539.0 2.8

Transportation and warehousing

4,810.4 4,868.5 4,883.0 4,847.3 4,857.0 4,890.4 4,883.7 4,895.4 11.7

Air transportation

461.2 471.1 474.3 474.9 457.2 469.7 470.2 470.3 0.1

Rail transportation

244.2 217.4 217.0 216.3 242.9 217.1 215.8 215.5 -0.3

Water transportation

67.0 62.9 65.0 65.2 64.8 62.5 62.8 62.4 -0.4

Truck transportation

1,484.0 1,458.1 1,472.7 1,476.2 1,461.4 1,460.4 1,454.1 1,455.8 1.7

Transit and ground passenger transportation

417.6 494.6 464.2 417.8 478.3 478.1 473.2 477.6 4.4

Pipeline transportation

49.7 48.6 48.2 48.2 49.7 48.6 48.0 47.9 -0.1

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

41.4 31.6 37.0 40.1 32.3 29.4 29.8 30.6 0.8

Support activities for transportation

654.3 648.1 652.8 652.1 652.2 649.4 649.3 650.4 1.1

Couriers and messengers

574.3 588.2 598.4 592.2 602.5 617.5 619.3 621.1 1.8

Warehousing and storage

816.7 847.9 853.4 864.3 815.7 857.7 861.2 863.8 2.6

Utilities

564.1 562.6 567.6 570.9 559.7 562.4 564.9 565.6 0.7

Information

2,767 2,740 2,797 2,798 2,756 2,741 2,783 2,783 0

Publishing industries, except Internet

728.4 721.7 725.9 730.9 725.9 725.9 725.5 727.6 2.1

Motion picture and sound recording industries

408.1 417.6 433.4 431.3 400.4 410.7 422.0 421.6 -0.4

Broadcasting, except Internet

279.1 277.7 277.8 276.3 279.2 278.4 277.2 276.5 -0.7

Telecommunications

808.9 768.2 797.2 797.4 810.2 769.6 798.3 798.0 -0.3

Data processing, hosting and related services

298.1 298.5 300.7 297.7 297.7 297.6 299.7 297.4 -2.3

Other information services

244.6 256.3 262.2 264.2 242.3 258.4 260.6 262.1 1.5

Financial activities

8,210 8,250 8,338 8,377 8,137 8,266 8,281 8,299 18

Finance and insurance

6,072.8 6,123.9 6,163.2 6,182.3 6,048.8 6,138.8 6,145.8 6,155.8 10.0

Monetary authorities - central bank

18.1 17.8 18.0 18.2 17.8 18.0 17.9 18.0 0.1

Credit intermediation and related
activities

2,583.0 2,592.7 2,608.3 2,614.3 2,570.2 2,597.5 2,598.8 2,601.5 2.7

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,688.2 1,686.3 1,693.7 1,696.6 1,680.1 1,687.4 1,688.0 1,688.1 0.1

Commercial banking

1,276.1 1,267.5 1,270.2 1,273.3 1,271.2 1,268.1 1,267.9 1,268.2 0.3

Nondepository credit intermediation

597.2 601.8 604.7 606.1 593.9 604.7 602.9 604.9 2.0

Activities related to credit intermediation

297.6 304.6 309.9 311.6 296.2 305.4 307.8 308.5 0.7

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

915.2 922.7 928.8 936.6 908.5 926.4 927.4 930.2 2.8

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,556.5 2,590.7 2,608.1 2,613.2 2,552.3 2,596.9 2,601.7 2,606.1 4.4

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,136.7 2,126.1 2,175.0 2,194.4 2,087.8 2,126.7 2,135.5 2,142.7 7.2

Real estate

1,545.1 1,551.5 1,577.8 1,590.9 1,518.2 1,553.3 1,557.9 1,561.6 3.7

Rental and leasing services

567.3 551.2 573.5 579.6 545.5 550.0 554.2 557.6 3.4

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

24.3 23.4 23.7 23.9 24.1 23.4 23.4 23.5 0.1

Professional and business services

19,837 20,138 20,341 20,357 19,707 20,134 20,187 20,257 70

Professional and technical services

8,651.3 8,820.9 8,885.0 8,938.6 8,649.7 8,879.1 8,898.3 8,935.7 37.4

Legal services

1,128.0 1,121.3 1,134.7 1,133.7 1,118.9 1,124.2 1,124.1 1,123.9 -0.2

Accounting and bookkeeping services

919.1 969.1 960.1 965.7 983.3 1,019.5 1,020.5 1,028.6 8.1

Architectural and engineering services

1,437.2 1,434.9 1,455.9 1,467.0 1,416.2 1,435.4 1,439.0 1,445.5 6.5

Specialized design services

135.7 142.1 143.7 143.8 135.1 141.5 142.7 143.3 0.6

Computer systems design and related services

1,935.6 1,987.5 1,992.5 2,011.1 1,921.1 1,988.7 1,990.9 1,999.1 8.2

Management and technical consulting services

1,284.5 1,327.6 1,339.6 1,348.6 1,274.1 1,329.8 1,335.9 1,341.5 5.6

Scientific research and development services

666.1 670.3 679.9 682.6 659.1 668.9 671.5 673.0 1.5

Advertising and related services

488.5 495.7 497.6 501.8 484.7 497.3 496.5 499.9 3.4

Other professional and technical services

656.6 672.4 681.0 684.3 657.2 673.7 677.3 680.7 3.4

Management of companies and enterprises

2,239.7 2,258.3 2,279.2 2,279.8 2,225.7 2,259.9 2,266.7 2,267.4 0.7

Administrative and waste services

8,946.1 9,058.8 9,176.3 9,138.8 8,831.5 8,995.3 9,022.2 9,054.2 32.0

Administrative and support services

8,537.6 8,652.6 8,762.2 8,722.0 8,434.1 8,590.1 8,616.9 8,648.2 31.3

Office administrative services

470.1 488.5 492.9 494.5 468.7 488.3 490.1 492.8 2.7

Facilities support services

142.2 144.0 144.6 144.4 142.5 143.3 144.0 144.8 0.8

Employment services(1)

3,533.5 3,559.8 3,603.7 3,563.6 3,535.7 3,567.6 3,585.2 3,601.2 16.0

Temporary help services

2,863.7 2,883.6 2,923.0 2,888.3 2,875.5 2,891.4 2,913.1 2,930.1 17.0

Business support services

878.5 900.9 904.3 901.9 891.9 910.5 913.2 916.7 3.5

Travel arrangement and reservation services

204.2 205.5 209.2 208.1 202.0 204.0 205.0 204.9 -0.1

Investigation and security services

864.4 893.4 895.5 898.4 869.0 895.8 897.4 901.4 4.0

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,136.1 2,137.9 2,186.2 2,186.8 2,015.6 2,059.4 2,062.5 2,064.5 2.0

Other support services

308.6 322.6 325.8 324.3 308.8 321.0 319.6 321.7 2.1

Waste management and remediation services

408.5 406.2 414.1 416.8 397.4 405.2 405.3 406.0 0.7

Education and health services

21,750 22,696 22,487 22,367 22,075 22,620 22,678 22,714 36

Educational services

3,168.0 3,583.5 3,331.8 3,222.7 3,461.6 3,532.2 3,536.6 3,523.0 -13.6

Health care and social assistance

18,582.1 19,112.3 19,155.4 19,144.0 18,613.7 19,087.6 19,141.7 19,190.5 48.8

Health care(3)

15,125.7 15,480.4 15,548.9 15,589.1 15,100.5 15,495.0 15,534.2 15,577.4 43.2

Ambulatory health care services

6,892.0 7,104.6 7,127.8 7,136.0 6,884.3 7,101.7 7,120.4 7,139.3 18.9

Offices of physicians

2,537.2 2,597.8 2,605.6 2,617.3 2,537.3 2,600.6 2,607.5 2,616.4 8.9

Offices of dentists

910.5 935.9 940.0 938.0 908.1 935.7 935.8 937.5 1.7

Offices of other health practitioners

818.0 857.0 861.9 860.2 814.1 854.1 858.1 861.2 3.1

Outpatient care centers

749.5 774.0 778.1 778.9 748.7 773.0 776.0 778.2 2.2

Medical and diagnostic laboratories

260.2 258.4 257.6 258.5 259.3 258.4 258.3 258.0 -0.3

Home health care services

1,326.8 1,390.5 1,393.2 1,390.0 1,327.8 1,387.9 1,392.0 1,394.7 2.7

Other ambulatory health care services

289.8 291.0 291.4 293.1 289.0 292.0 292.8 293.2 0.4

Hospitals

4,924.3 5,054.5 5,079.6 5,105.7 4,917.5 5,068.0 5,083.8 5,100.9 17.1

Nursing and residential care facilities

3,309.4 3,321.3 3,341.5 3,347.4 3,298.7 3,325.3 3,330.0 3,337.2 7.2

Nursing care facilities

1,656.7 1,654.9 1,667.0 1,670.8 1,652.9 1,658.3 1,661.6 1,664.9 3.3

Residential mental health facilities

610.5 613.4 614.6 614.4 606.3 613.7 612.5 612.3 -0.2

Community care facilities for the elderly

877.8 889.9 893.7 895.5 876.7 889.8 891.4 895.0 3.6

Other residential care facilities

164.4 163.1 166.2 166.7 162.7 163.6 164.4 165.0 0.6

Social assistance

3,456.4 3,631.9 3,606.5 3,554.9 3,513.2 3,592.6 3,607.5 3,613.1 5.6

Individual and family services

2,145.7 2,216.9 2,222.8 2,216.6 2,145.5 2,201.3 2,209.4 2,217.8 8.4

Emergency and other relief services

154.7 156.3 157.1 157.8 154.8 156.3 156.0 156.9 0.9

Vocational rehabilitation services

342.6 335.3 337.4 339.7 333.1 334.9 333.5 332.6 -0.9

Child day care services

813.4 923.4 889.2 840.8 879.8 900.2 908.6 905.7 -2.9

Leisure and hospitality

15,844 15,716 16,176 16,269 15,125 15,449 15,501 15,546 45

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,499.1 2,302.7 2,535.0 2,602.8 2,162.0 2,217.7 2,242.7 2,260.2 17.5

Performing arts and spectator sports

481.7 492.6 510.2 519.8 454.2 469.0 485.1 495.1 10.0

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

168.0 162.9 173.3 175.7 153.5 157.8 159.4 160.7 1.3

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,849.4 1,647.2 1,851.5 1,907.3 1,554.3 1,590.9 1,598.2 1,604.4 6.2

Accommodation and food services

13,344.4 13,412.9 13,641.3 13,665.7 12,963.4 13,231.2 13,258.3 13,285.6 27.3

Accommodation

2,061.7 1,924.1 2,028.6 2,088.2 1,915.2 1,924.6 1,931.5 1,937.6 6.1

Food services and drinking places

11,282.7 11,488.8 11,612.7 11,577.5 11,048.2 11,306.6 11,326.8 11,348.0 21.2

Other services

5,702 5,703 5,760 5,757 5,631 5,676 5,688 5,691 3

Repair and maintenance

1,285.2 1,293.1 1,299.8 1,292.7 1,277.3 1,284.0 1,287.0 1,288.6 1.6

Personal and laundry services

1,416.7 1,441.2 1,449.1 1,445.9 1,405.5 1,428.0 1,433.2 1,435.8 2.6

Membership associations and organizations

3,000.3 2,968.8 3,010.6 3,018.0 2,947.7 2,964.2 2,968.0 2,966.4 -1.6

Government

20,760 22,456 22,038 20,923 22,022 22,105 22,138 22,176 38

Federal

2,771.0 2,781.0 2,805.0 2,804.0 2,751.0 2,783.0 2,789.0 2,792.0 3.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,177.9 2,173.9 2,195.5 2,198.3 2,156.9 2,174.5 2,180.2 2,182.4 2.2

U.S. Postal Service

593.3 607.1 609.0 605.8 594.3 608.0 608.4 609.1 0.7

State government

4,771.0 5,120.0 4,874.0 4,794.0 5,098.0 5,104.0 5,120.0 5,125.0 5.0

State government education

2,079.8 2,444.1 2,179.7 2,103.4 2,421.6 2,435.4 2,447.5 2,452.6 5.1

State government, excluding education

2,691.3 2,675.6 2,694.7 2,691.0 2,676.0 2,669.0 2,672.8 2,672.2 -0.6

Local government

13,218.0 14,555.0 14,359.0 13,325.0 14,173.0 14,218.0 14,229.0 14,259.0 30.0

Local government education

6,661.9 8,165.5 7,767.5 6,674.4 7,850.8 7,825.6 7,829.5 7,851.1 21.6

Local government, excluding education

6,556.5 6,389.7 6,591.6 6,650.2 6,321.9 6,392.4 6,399.6 6,408.3 8.7

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

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