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
Sept.
2013
July
2014
Aug.
2014(p)
Sept.
2014(p)
Sept.
2013
July
2014
Aug.
2014(p)
Sept.
2014(p)
Change from:
Aug.2014 - Sept.2014(p)

Total nonfarm

137,069 138,669 139,051 139,752 136,800 139,007 139,187 139,435 248

Total private

115,322 118,065 118,242 117,940 114,936 117,113 117,288 117,524 236

Goods-producing

19,032 19,465 19,534 19,477 18,718 19,118 19,132 19,161 29

Mining and logging

886 931 935 939 876 917 919 928 9

Logging

56.0 56.9 58.0 58.5 52.9 55.1 55.5 55.4 -0.1

Mining

830.0 874.0 877.2 880.9 822.6 861.6 863.5 872.2 8.7

Oil and gas extraction

199.9 214.7 214.2 213.4 199.7 212.2 211.9 213.5 1.6

Mining, except oil and gas(1)

213.5 218.8 218.2 216.1 209.1 212.7 211.7 211.7 0.0

Coal mining

79.3 79.5 78.6 78.2 79.5 79.1 78.3 78.3 0.0

Support activities for mining

416.6 440.5 444.8 451.4 413.8 436.7 439.9 447.0 7.1

Construction

6,081 6,316 6,350 6,316 5,849 6,047 6,063 6,079 16

Construction of buildings

1,324.5 1,406.2 1,410.6 1,405.6 1,293.9 1,362.8 1,368.2 1,374.4 6.2

Residential building

634.1 693.4 695.0 694.7 617.8 668.0 671.3 677.5 6.2

Nonresidential building

690.4 712.8 715.6 710.9 676.1 694.8 696.9 696.9 0.0

Heavy and civil engineering construction

957.5 977.8 986.2 986.1 889.3 918.1 917.8 918.3 0.5

Specialty trade contractors

3,798.9 3,931.9 3,952.9 3,924.0 3,665.8 3,765.9 3,777.2 3,786.0 8.8

Residential specialty trade contractors

1,623.0 1,697.8 1,709.4 1,694.1 1,560.1 1,616.2 1,624.2 1,629.8 5.6

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,175.9 2,234.1 2,243.5 2,229.9 2,105.7 2,149.7 2,153.0 2,156.2 3.2

Manufacturing

12,065 12,218 12,249 12,222 11,993 12,154 12,150 12,154 4

Durable goods

7,566 7,711 7,730 7,715 7,549 7,689 7,689 7,696 7

Wood products

356.8 374.7 375.8 373.9 354.4 368.8 370.7 370.8 0.1

Nonmetallic mineral products

381.8 396.0 398.2 396.4 375.1 385.8 388.3 389.1 0.8

Primary metals

394.7 401.0 401.1 402.3 393.3 400.8 400.4 401.5 1.1

Fabricated metal products

1,441.1 1,462.0 1,463.4 1,462.5 1,437.3 1,455.8 1,457.0 1,459.0 2.0

Machinery

1,103.8 1,135.0 1,133.0 1,128.8 1,106.1 1,129.4 1,130.5 1,130.9 0.4

Computer and electronic products(1)

1,067.3 1,062.1 1,062.9 1,057.5 1,066.9 1,056.2 1,056.7 1,056.3 -0.4

Computer and peripheral equipment

160.5 168.5 171.0 169.2 160.4 166.5 169.0 168.7 -0.3

Communications equipment

101.0 97.3 97.0 96.7 101.0 97.3 96.9 96.8 -0.1

Semiconductors and electronic components

375.2 367.8 368.4 366.2 374.4 366.3 366.2 365.6 -0.6

Electronic instruments

392.0 389.3 387.3 386.6 392.6 387.4 385.8 386.5 0.7

Electrical equipment and appliances

373.4 375.5 375.3 373.3 373.4 373.8 374.5 373.4 -1.1

Transportation equipment(1)

1,508.9 1,550.1 1,562.6 1,564.5 1,506.8 1,568.3 1,560.7 1,561.9 1.2

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

830.6 857.8 871.9 876.5 829.1 875.1 870.6 873.9 3.3

Furniture and related products

358.9 374.3 376.7 374.1 356.8 370.2 370.9 372.3 1.4

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

579.6 579.8 580.5 581.2 579.1 579.5 579.3 580.8 1.5

Nondurable goods

4,499 4,507 4,519 4,507 4,444 4,465 4,461 4,458 -3

Food manufacturing

1,505.1 1,493.4 1,507.2 1,505.8 1,466.9 1,472.1 1,471.4 1,471.8 0.4

Textile mills

116.8 116.9 117.0 117.0 116.5 116.6 116.7 116.6 -0.1

Textile product mills

113.2 113.4 114.5 112.9 112.8 112.6 112.8 112.2 -0.6

Apparel

141.0 130.4 130.8 132.5 140.2 131.7 131.4 131.5 0.1

Paper and paper products

377.0 375.4 374.1 371.3 376.8 372.9 372.9 371.5 -1.4

Printing and related support activities

443.1 441.6 440.4 439.5 442.9 440.5 439.4 439.7 0.3

Petroleum and coal products

113.0 116.6 116.7 115.5 110.8 113.9 114.0 113.6 -0.4

Chemicals

790.2 808.5 808.6 804.3 789.9 803.5 804.7 803.8 -0.9

Plastics and rubber products

659.4 666.9 667.6 665.1 655.3 663.0 662.4 661.6 -0.8

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

240.0 243.4 242.1 243.3 232.1 238.2 235.5 235.2 -0.3

Private service-providing

96,290 98,600 98,708 98,463 96,218 97,995 98,156 98,363 207

Trade, transportation, and utilities

25,908 26,444 26,432 26,411 25,973 26,442 26,451 26,488 37

Wholesale trade

5,777.6 5,914.5 5,902.3 5,883.1 5,770.8 5,875.4 5,877.9 5,879.7 1.8

Durable goods

2,888.1 2,965.8 2,962.0 2,947.2 2,885.5 2,945.2 2,947.3 2,945.5 -1.8

Nondurable goods

1,993.6 2,032.2 2,024.4 2,020.3 1,989.7 2,017.8 2,017.8 2,018.6 0.8

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

895.9 916.5 915.9 915.6 895.6 912.4 912.8 915.6 2.8

Retail trade

15,042.6 15,387.0 15,376.4 15,307.7 15,145.5 15,379.3 15,374.6 15,409.9 35.3

Motor vehicle and parts dealers(1)

1,818.1 1,878.8 1,883.2 1,879.5 1,803.7 1,859.0 1,865.9 1,865.1 -0.8

Automobile dealers

1,152.8 1,185.8 1,192.1 1,189.2 1,145.3 1,178.1 1,184.1 1,181.0 -3.1

Furniture and home furnishings stores

436.4 444.5 450.6 451.3 444.0 452.9 456.5 458.8 2.3

Electronics and appliance stores

492.4 491.8 490.9 495.6 503.7 504.1 503.8 506.5 2.7

Building material and garden supply stores

1,203.4 1,273.4 1,242.6 1,221.3 1,217.5 1,235.3 1,232.4 1,234.5 2.1

Food and beverage stores

2,951.3 3,038.0 3,016.0 3,013.7 2,955.9 3,014.5 2,998.9 3,018.4 19.5

Health and personal care stores

1,018.2 1,015.4 1,015.7 1,012.4 1,023.4 1,018.7 1,018.0 1,017.1 -0.9

Gasoline stations

875.6 889.8 893.3 885.9 870.9 876.2 879.4 880.0 0.6

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,364.9 1,387.6 1,399.4 1,357.1 1,388.9 1,398.1 1,390.2 1,387.3 -2.9

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

594.3 573.4 583.6 591.9 596.1 589.5 587.0 592.3 5.3

General merchandise stores(1)

3,025.8 3,097.7 3,099.6 3,090.8 3,078.4 3,131.1 3,138.8 3,144.2 5.4

Department stores

1,304.7 1,317.2 1,315.6 1,312.0 1,341.2 1,345.0 1,345.8 1,348.8 3.0

Miscellaneous store retailers

800.8 814.2 816.0 817.9 797.4 807.9 811.0 811.5 0.5

Nonstore retailers

461.4 482.4 485.5 490.3 465.6 492.0 492.7 494.2 1.5

Transportation and warehousing

4,536.9 4,584.3 4,595.4 4,667.8 4,504.9 4,634.2 4,642.7 4,644.6 1.9

Air transportation

448.5 462.0 459.2 456.3 447.4 457.2 456.4 456.1 -0.3

Rail transportation

231.3 238.7 239.9 239.6 231.5 238.0 238.5 239.8 1.3

Water transportation

66.5 70.6 71.0 68.8 65.3 68.2 68.5 67.8 -0.7

Truck transportation

1,403.0 1,429.2 1,435.1 1,435.0 1,381.8 1,409.3 1,410.0 1,413.8 3.8

Transit and ground passenger transportation

462.8 394.4 398.4 466.3 451.2 458.2 465.0 455.7 -9.3

Pipeline transportation

44.1 45.8 45.5 45.3 44.0 45.5 45.4 45.3 -0.1

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

33.8 38.0 37.9 34.1 28.8 29.6 30.0 29.3 -0.7

Support activities for transportation

596.0 614.8 610.8 613.9 597.3 613.9 611.8 615.3 3.5

Couriers and messengers

528.6 548.3 552.2 561.0 539.7 570.7 572.8 577.6 4.8

Warehousing and storage

722.3 742.5 745.4 747.5 717.9 743.6 744.3 743.9 -0.4

Utilities

550.8 558.3 558.3 552.8 551.8 553.4 555.6 553.5 -2.1

Information

2,665 2,689 2,697 2,685 2,682 2,675 2,680 2,692 12

Publishing industries, except Internet

733.1 730.4 731.1 725.7 731.8 726.9 727.2 724.8 -2.4

Motion picture and sound recording industries

327.4 316.3 321.2 309.3 340.7 308.2 309.4 314.8 5.4

Broadcasting, except Internet

286.1 293.8 296.6 298.9 285.7 294.5 297.2 297.8 0.6

Telecommunications

854.0 861.6 857.4 860.7 857.2 861.4 858.4 863.0 4.6

Data processing, hosting and related services

268.1 273.1 274.4 275.3 269.5 272.9 274.0 275.7 1.7

Other information services

196.2 213.3 216.5 215.5 197.1 211.4 213.9 215.9 2.0

Financial activities

7,897 8,031 8,031 7,993 7,896 7,961 7,973 7,985 12

Finance and insurance

5,874.0 5,927.0 5,931.1 5,923.0 5,884.8 5,905.3 5,916.7 5,927.8 11.1

Monetary authorities - central bank

18.0 18.4 18.3 18.2 17.9 18.2 18.1 18.1 0.0

Credit intermediation and related
activities(1)

2,609.5 2,580.8 2,579.4 2,570.7 2,613.7 2,571.1 2,572.0 2,572.0 0.0

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,720.7 1,705.7 1,703.0 1,689.7 1,725.8 1,697.6 1,696.8 1,694.0 -2.8

Commercial banking

1,296.7 1,276.0 1,273.9 1,263.5 1,300.7 1,270.6 1,269.9 1,266.9 -3.0

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

861.6 885.4 886.4 884.6 865.5 879.6 882.8 887.6 4.8

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,384.9 2,442.4 2,447.0 2,449.5 2,387.7 2,436.4 2,443.8 2,450.1 6.3

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,023.3 2,104.2 2,100.2 2,070.1 2,010.9 2,055.4 2,056.2 2,057.2 1.0

Real estate

1,471.3 1,513.0 1,511.8 1,493.1 1,465.3 1,484.8 1,485.2 1,486.7 1.5

Rental and leasing services

528.8 568.8 566.1 555.0 522.5 548.5 549.0 548.6 -0.4

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

23.2 22.4 22.3 22.0 23.1 22.1 22.0 21.9 -0.1

Professional and business services

18,773 19,362 19,460 19,492 18,700 19,269 19,332 19,413 81

Professional and technical services(1)

8,080.0 8,369.1 8,369.2 8,339.3 8,165.3 8,379.5 8,396.8 8,417.9 21.1

Legal services

1,130.3 1,145.5 1,140.7 1,127.4 1,136.8 1,134.9 1,138.4 1,133.8 -4.6

Accounting and bookkeeping services

863.5 897.3 899.6 896.1 940.2 962.2 965.3 966.9 1.6

Architectural and engineering services

1,364.6 1,429.5 1,430.4 1,425.3 1,358.7 1,410.7 1,413.3 1,419.3 6.0

Computer systems design and related services

1,699.8 1,771.9 1,774.0 1,767.6 1,704.8 1,764.2 1,768.4 1,773.3 4.9

Management and technical consulting services

1,187.4 1,243.2 1,243.7 1,251.2 1,189.3 1,237.4 1,239.5 1,251.0 11.5

Management of companies and enterprises

2,097.6 2,148.3 2,149.8 2,139.4 2,099.5 2,135.3 2,141.9 2,141.9 0.0

Administrative and waste services

8,595.7 8,844.4 8,941.4 9,012.9 8,435.6 8,754.0 8,793.5 8,853.3 59.8

Administrative and support services(1)

8,215.9 8,452.1 8,551.8 8,626.5 8,059.1 8,372.3 8,411.7 8,470.6 58.9

Employment services(1)

3,466.0 3,576.0 3,671.3 3,745.6 3,381.2 3,604.0 3,632.3 3,665.9 33.6

Temporary help services

2,781.1 2,858.6 2,941.8 3,006.8 2,701.0 2,889.2 2,913.8 2,933.5 19.7

Business support services

854.8 854.1 855.7 869.1 858.7 867.0 867.2 871.6 4.4

Services to buildings and dwellings

1,963.4 2,062.4 2,052.7 2,019.1 1,898.4 1,944.8 1,950.7 1,953.4 2.7

Waste management and remediation services

379.8 392.3 389.6 386.4 376.5 381.7 381.8 382.7 0.9

Education and health services

21,086 21,163 21,229 21,497 21,181 21,506 21,548 21,580 32

Educational services

3,293.6 3,108.6 3,102.9 3,350.6 3,355.5 3,400.3 3,401.9 3,410.8 8.9

Health care and social assistance

17,792.1 18,054.1 18,126.2 18,146.3 17,825.3 18,105.6 18,146.3 18,169.0 22.7

Health care(3)

14,534.9 14,760.0 14,808.9 14,798.8 14,550.0 14,745.9 14,783.6 14,806.2 22.6

Ambulatory health care services(1)

6,517.1 6,686.9 6,719.8 6,724.0 6,523.5 6,688.5 6,712.4 6,726.6 14.2

Offices of physicians

2,440.7 2,497.0 2,507.0 2,501.2 2,445.0 2,497.7 2,506.0 2,505.6 -0.4

Outpatient care centers

689.0 719.2 722.0 722.0 691.1 719.0 721.7 724.1 2.4

Home health care services

1,254.2 1,283.0 1,290.9 1,302.4 1,252.2 1,287.3 1,292.1 1,298.9 6.8

Hospitals

4,791.2 4,808.5 4,817.6 4,819.1 4,795.9 4,802.5 4,813.2 4,819.4 6.2

Nursing and residential care facilities(1)

3,226.6 3,264.6 3,271.5 3,255.7 3,230.6 3,254.9 3,258.0 3,260.2 2.2

Nursing care facilities

1,649.1 1,657.8 1,660.0 1,652.6 1,650.1 1,653.2 1,654.2 1,653.2 -1.0

Social assistance(1)

3,257.2 3,294.1 3,317.3 3,347.5 3,275.3 3,359.7 3,362.7 3,362.8 0.1

Child day care services

851.3 796.7 820.5 863.7 847.6 863.4 864.4 861.9 -2.5

Leisure and hospitality

14,498 15,337 15,300 14,874 14,315 14,634 14,654 14,687 33

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,090.0 2,417.2 2,359.3 2,155.9 2,033.5 2,095.0 2,092.7 2,101.7 9.0

Performing arts and spectator sports

430.4 463.6 469.7 467.1 417.5 442.2 444.0 451.2 7.2

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

141.4 155.2 151.9 143.1 139.3 141.6 141.6 141.6 0.0

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,518.2 1,798.4 1,737.7 1,545.7 1,476.7 1,511.2 1,507.1 1,508.9 1.8

Accommodation and food services

12,407.6 12,919.8 12,940.8 12,718.3 12,281.1 12,538.5 12,561.5 12,584.8 23.3

Accommodation

1,904.3 2,021.4 2,010.6 1,918.3 1,862.0 1,872.6 1,873.2 1,876.1 2.9

Food services and drinking places

10,503.3 10,898.4 10,930.2 10,800.0 10,419.1 10,665.9 10,688.3 10,708.7 20.4

Other services

5,463 5,574 5,559 5,511 5,471 5,508 5,518 5,518 0

Repair and maintenance

1,216.9 1,219.4 1,225.1 1,224.6 1,212.1 1,213.8 1,220.5 1,219.0 -1.5

Personal and laundry services

1,349.2 1,376.8 1,377.8 1,368.3 1,349.6 1,367.1 1,369.8 1,367.6 -2.2

Membership associations and organizations

2,897.0 2,977.8 2,955.7 2,917.9 2,909.6 2,926.6 2,927.6 2,931.4 3.8

Government

21,747 20,604 20,809 21,812 21,864 21,894 21,899 21,911 12

Federal

2,751.0 2,727.0 2,728.0 2,717.0 2,744.0 2,713.0 2,713.0 2,711.0 -2.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,161.2 2,138.6 2,137.2 2,127.6 2,152.7 2,123.2 2,122.2 2,119.5 -2.7

U.S. Postal Service

589.6 588.1 590.7 589.1 591.0 589.8 591.2 591.2 0.0

State government

5,076.0 4,733.0 4,766.0 5,103.0 5,051.0 5,057.0 5,050.0 5,072.0 22.0

State government education

2,426.9 2,056.1 2,094.7 2,451.7 2,397.0 2,397.8 2,393.8 2,415.3 21.5

State government, excluding education

2,649.4 2,677.3 2,671.4 2,651.7 2,654.0 2,659.3 2,656.1 2,656.8 0.7

Local government

13,920.0 13,144.0 13,315.0 13,992.0 14,069.0 14,124.0 14,136.0 14,128.0 -8.0

Local government education

7,651.4 6,598.1 6,820.3 7,702.9 7,798.0 7,818.4 7,825.1 7,831.8 6.7

Local government, excluding education

6,268.2 6,546.0 6,494.2 6,288.8 6,270.5 6,305.2 6,310.9 6,296.5 -14.4

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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Last Modified Date: October 03, 2014