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
Aug.
2013
June
2014
July
2014(p)
Aug.
2014(p)
Aug.
2013
June
2014
July
2014(p)
Aug.
2014(p)
Change from:
July2014 - Aug.2014(p)

Total nonfarm

136,477 139,772 138,662 138,989 136,636 138,764 138,976 139,118 142

Total private

115,709 117,913 118,061 118,179 114,783 116,874 117,087 117,221 134

Goods-producing

19,089 19,333 19,461 19,542 18,696 19,055 19,122 19,144 22

Mining and logging

887 916 931 936 870 908 916 918 2

Logging

55.0 55.1 56.9 58.1 52.5 54.9 55.1 55.5 0.4

Mining

832.3 860.8 874.3 878.3 817.9 852.8 860.7 862.5 1.8

Oil and gas extraction

201.2 212.9 214.7 214.1 198.7 211.3 212.1 211.7 -0.4

Mining, except oil and gas(1)

215.1 217.4 218.6 218.6 208.7 211.4 212.5 212.0 -0.5

Coal mining

79.9 79.2 79.5 79.2 79.6 78.6 79.0 78.7 -0.3

Support activities for mining

416.0 430.5 441.0 445.6 410.5 430.1 436.1 438.8 2.7

Construction

6,114 6,207 6,315 6,352 5,836 6,017 6,048 6,068 20

Construction of buildings

1,326.5 1,380.2 1,405.3 1,411.5 1,286.3 1,353.1 1,362.9 1,370.1 7.2

Residential building

638.3 678.7 692.2 695.1 615.3 660.6 667.2 671.2 4.0

Nonresidential building

688.2 701.5 713.1 716.4 671.0 692.5 695.7 698.9 3.2

Heavy and civil engineering construction

955.2 965.1 978.1 988.1 887.3 916.6 918.8 919.7 0.9

Specialty trade contractors

3,832.1 3,861.4 3,931.4 3,952.5 3,662.3 3,747.7 3,766.3 3,777.8 11.5

Residential specialty trade contractors

1,641.5 1,671.1 1,697.1 1,710.1 1,558.9 1,610.3 1,616.9 1,626.1 9.2

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,190.6 2,190.3 2,234.3 2,242.4 2,103.4 2,137.4 2,149.4 2,151.7 2.3

Manufacturing

12,088 12,210 12,215 12,254 11,990 12,130 12,158 12,158 0

Durable goods

7,577 7,715 7,709 7,732 7,540 7,662 7,692 7,694 2

Wood products

357.4 372.2 373.9 374.6 353.2 367.4 368.3 370.0 1.7

Nonmetallic mineral products

384.0 395.4 396.1 398.6 375.0 386.8 385.7 388.6 2.9

Primary metals

394.8 400.8 401.3 403.6 393.8 399.7 401.5 402.8 1.3

Fabricated metal products

1,439.0 1,462.3 1,461.6 1,462.5 1,431.2 1,452.1 1,454.5 1,454.9 0.4

Machinery

1,104.5 1,133.5 1,135.0 1,134.3 1,102.5 1,128.2 1,130.0 1,132.5 2.5

Computer and electronic products(1)

1,072.2 1,059.2 1,062.2 1,064.0 1,066.8 1,055.7 1,057.2 1,058.4 1.2

Computer and peripheral equipment

161.1 166.3 168.5 172.3 160.1 166.1 167.6 170.8 3.2

Communications equipment

102.3 98.3 97.7 97.8 102.1 97.9 97.6 97.5 -0.1

Semiconductors and electronic components

376.8 367.9 367.4 367.9 374.6 366.9 366.0 366.0 0.0

Electronic instruments

393.4 387.5 389.4 386.9 391.8 386.0 387.3 385.4 -1.9

Electrical equipment and appliances

373.1 375.3 375.2 374.9 372.6 374.3 373.8 374.7 0.9

Transportation equipment(1)

1,506.4 1,561.7 1,548.9 1,561.9 1,506.7 1,550.3 1,570.5 1,561.3 -9.2

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

826.3 869.4 855.5 869.5 826.2 861.4 874.2 869.6 -4.6

Furniture and related products

365.1 372.1 374.3 376.3 359.0 367.5 370.2 370.7 0.5

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

580.8 582.2 580.6 581.7 578.9 579.7 579.9 580.0 0.1

Nondurable goods

4,511 4,495 4,506 4,522 4,450 4,468 4,466 4,464 -2

Food manufacturing

1,506.5 1,478.5 1,493.1 1,510.4 1,466.2 1,474.1 1,472.5 1,474.0 1.5

Textile mills

116.9 117.6 116.9 117.5 116.8 116.7 116.7 117.2 0.5

Textile product mills

114.0 111.1 113.5 114.4 113.0 110.4 112.7 112.8 0.1

Apparel

140.6 132.8 130.2 130.6 140.9 132.1 131.3 130.8 -0.5

Paper and paper products

380.1 378.6 375.2 374.4 378.8 375.7 373.1 373.4 0.3

Printing and related support activities

445.8 443.3 441.5 440.4 444.4 441.3 440.4 439.5 -0.9

Petroleum and coal products

113.8 116.8 116.6 116.9 111.2 114.1 114.0 114.3 0.3

Chemicals

795.4 806.7 808.4 809.1 792.2 802.8 803.8 805.3 1.5

Plastics and rubber products

659.8 668.6 666.8 666.7 654.5 663.6 663.0 661.9 -1.1

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

237.7 241.1 243.4 241.8 231.5 237.0 238.3 235.2 -3.1

Private service-providing

96,620 98,580 98,600 98,637 96,087 97,819 97,965 98,077 112

Trade, transportation, and utilities

25,901 26,441 26,441 26,423 25,911 26,391 26,439 26,440 1

Wholesale trade

5,782.3 5,912.4 5,914.8 5,907.1 5,759.5 5,872.4 5,878.4 5,884.9 6.5

Durable goods

2,891.9 2,962.3 2,964.2 2,960.0 2,879.2 2,943.9 2,945.3 2,947.6 2.3

Nondurable goods

1,992.8 2,031.3 2,032.1 2,026.7 1,986.8 2,015.0 2,018.8 2,020.8 2.0

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

897.6 918.8 918.5 920.4 893.5 913.5 914.3 916.5 2.2

Retail trade

15,123.3 15,353.6 15,384.3 15,369.5 15,118.2 15,353.9 15,374.8 15,366.4 -8.4

Motor vehicle and parts dealers(1)

1,815.6 1,875.7 1,878.3 1,880.3 1,799.1 1,858.7 1,859.3 1,863.9 4.6

Automobile dealers

1,148.7 1,183.3 1,185.7 1,190.3 1,142.2 1,176.7 1,178.9 1,183.4 4.5

Furniture and home furnishings stores

436.6 443.2 444.5 450.3 443.1 450.8 453.0 456.4 3.4

Electronics and appliance stores

488.6 488.1 491.5 493.3 500.1 502.1 503.6 504.8 1.2

Building material and garden supply stores

1,222.0 1,293.3 1,273.3 1,242.2 1,210.4 1,231.8 1,234.6 1,231.1 -3.5

Food and beverage stores

2,966.6 3,030.5 3,036.7 3,013.6 2,949.5 3,008.7 3,013.6 2,996.5 -17.1

Health and personal care stores

1,013.9 1,017.0 1,015.6 1,015.2 1,017.3 1,017.7 1,019.0 1,017.9 -1.1

Gasoline stations

881.6 888.0 890.6 896.0 869.0 876.9 876.8 881.5 4.7

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,410.3 1,366.6 1,388.1 1,400.8 1,397.3 1,399.5 1,399.2 1,393.0 -6.2

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

593.4 576.9 573.2 581.3 593.3 590.5 587.6 583.6 -4.0

General merchandise stores(1)

3,034.8 3,080.6 3,096.0 3,098.7 3,072.6 3,121.4 3,129.0 3,136.6 7.6

Department stores

1,313.7 1,305.5 1,315.5 1,312.4 1,341.8 1,340.8 1,341.3 1,340.4 -0.9

Miscellaneous store retailers

803.5 811.0 814.4 813.7 802.0 804.7 807.4 809.4 2.0

Nonstore retailers

456.4 482.7 482.1 484.1 464.5 491.1 491.7 491.7 0.0

Transportation and warehousing

4,441.3 4,619.4 4,583.9 4,588.9 4,481.8 4,613.1 4,632.2 4,633.4 1.2

Air transportation

450.1 461.0 461.8 458.2 446.9 456.1 457.0 455.1 -1.9

Rail transportation

231.6 237.3 237.1 237.6 230.1 236.1 236.4 236.2 -0.2

Water transportation

67.5 69.7 70.7 71.0 65.3 68.4 68.4 68.7 0.3

Truck transportation

1,406.3 1,422.9 1,428.6 1,432.8 1,380.7 1,405.9 1,408.4 1,407.6 -0.8

Transit and ground passenger transportation

366.6 444.5 396.0 397.7 434.1 450.3 460.3 463.6 3.3

Pipeline transportation

44.3 45.7 45.8 45.4 44.1 45.4 45.5 45.3 -0.2

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

36.5 36.4 38.1 38.0 28.8 29.4 29.7 30.1 0.4

Support activities for transportation

597.2 614.2 614.9 612.8 597.7 612.7 613.5 612.7 -0.8

Couriers and messengers

527.7 551.4 548.3 552.6 540.3 567.1 569.1 570.9 1.8

Warehousing and storage

713.5 736.3 742.6 742.8 713.8 741.7 743.9 743.2 -0.7

Utilities

553.8 555.6 558.4 557.9 551.8 551.6 553.8 555.4 1.6

Information

2,683 2,674 2,688 2,683 2,669 2,665 2,670 2,667 -3

Publishing industries, except Internet

735.9 727.6 730.2 730.1 732.3 728.1 727.0 726.8 -0.2

Motion picture and sound recording industries

335.9 312.6 316.9 308.2 324.6 305.6 304.0 298.0 -6.0

Broadcasting, except Internet

284.1 292.9 294.1 295.7 285.5 292.6 294.6 296.3 1.7

Telecommunications

858.9 859.9 861.8 859.0 859.5 859.5 861.0 859.2 -1.8

Data processing, hosting and related services

269.6 270.5 272.5 273.9 269.8 270.1 272.2 273.2 1.0

Other information services

198.8 210.5 212.8 216.3 196.9 209.4 211.0 213.7 2.7

Financial activities

7,950 7,999 8,028 8,022 7,897 7,946 7,956 7,963 7

Finance and insurance

5,898.6 5,905.9 5,927.0 5,928.0 5,887.2 5,895.1 5,903.3 5,910.8 7.5

Monetary authorities - central bank

18.2 18.3 18.4 18.3 17.9 18.2 18.1 18.1 0.0

Credit intermediation and related
activities(1)

2,628.3 2,575.1 2,581.0 2,578.9 2,622.9 2,571.7 2,570.5 2,571.0 0.5

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,735.4 1,704.4 1,705.5 1,704.5 1,730.1 1,701.0 1,697.9 1,698.5 0.6

Commercial banking

1,308.0 1,274.9 1,275.7 1,274.5 1,304.9 1,273.0 1,270.6 1,270.5 -0.1

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

868.6 876.8 885.1 883.8 865.0 873.6 879.1 879.9 0.8

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,383.5 2,435.7 2,442.5 2,447.0 2,381.4 2,431.6 2,435.6 2,441.8 6.2

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,051.5 2,092.8 2,101.4 2,094.0 2,009.7 2,050.6 2,052.5 2,051.7 -0.8

Real estate

1,491.0 1,507.0 1,511.5 1,508.8 1,464.7 1,483.9 1,483.0 1,482.5 -0.5

Rental and leasing services

536.9 563.5 567.5 562.9 521.7 544.5 547.4 547.2 -0.2

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

23.6 22.3 22.4 22.3 23.3 22.2 22.1 22.0 -0.1

Professional and business services

18,792 19,353 19,360 19,444 18,663 19,219 19,255 19,302 47

Professional and technical services(1)

8,127.3 8,329.1 8,366.2 8,368.0 8,162.2 8,353.0 8,375.9 8,392.7 16.8

Legal services

1,136.5 1,145.4 1,146.0 1,141.5 1,136.1 1,137.0 1,136.6 1,139.9 3.3

Accounting and bookkeeping services

867.4 895.1 896.6 900.9 939.5 954.9 961.7 965.9 4.2

Architectural and engineering services

1,375.6 1,417.8 1,429.3 1,430.8 1,357.9 1,404.1 1,410.1 1,412.8 2.7

Computer systems design and related services

1,713.3 1,761.7 1,769.5 1,768.5 1,707.0 1,761.4 1,760.8 1,762.3 1.5

Management and technical consulting services

1,189.9 1,236.6 1,244.2 1,245.9 1,186.2 1,232.9 1,237.2 1,240.2 3.0

Management of companies and enterprises

2,106.8 2,149.5 2,150.0 2,152.9 2,099.9 2,135.8 2,137.1 2,144.9 7.8

Administrative and waste services

8,558.3 8,874.5 8,843.6 8,922.8 8,400.7 8,730.0 8,741.6 8,764.6 23.0

Administrative and support services(1)

8,174.6 8,486.6 8,450.8 8,532.3 8,024.8 8,348.9 8,359.4 8,382.1 22.7

Employment services(1)

3,402.8 3,609.9 3,575.6 3,656.8 3,355.7 3,588.5 3,595.4 3,610.8 15.4

Temporary help services

2,712.9 2,890.4 2,858.8 2,927.4 2,681.3 2,873.5 2,883.2 2,896.2 13.0

Business support services

846.5 854.2 853.8 855.4 856.6 864.4 865.4 864.8 -0.6

Services to buildings and dwellings

1,998.7 2,056.5 2,061.8 2,050.1 1,898.6 1,940.7 1,944.7 1,949.4 4.7

Waste management and remediation services

383.7 387.9 392.8 390.5 375.9 381.1 382.2 382.5 0.3

Education and health services

20,842 21,271 21,164 21,213 21,172 21,469 21,502 21,539 37

Educational services

3,063.4 3,211.3 3,109.5 3,087.2 3,361.0 3,404.0 3,397.2 3,390.9 -6.3

Health care and social assistance

17,778.1 18,059.5 18,054.0 18,125.3 17,810.8 18,064.9 18,105.0 18,147.7 42.7

Health care(3)

14,569.1 14,740.1 14,762.0 14,809.1 14,547.3 14,726.3 14,746.3 14,780.3 34.0

Ambulatory health care services(1)

6,522.0 6,672.7 6,686.6 6,721.7 6,516.4 6,668.3 6,688.3 6,711.1 22.8

Offices of physicians

2,442.7 2,487.0 2,496.8 2,507.3 2,443.3 2,490.0 2,498.3 2,506.1 7.8

Outpatient care centers

688.2 717.8 719.5 722.3 688.1 717.8 719.2 722.0 2.8

Home health care services

1,249.3 1,286.8 1,283.0 1,291.5 1,248.5 1,284.8 1,286.7 1,290.5 3.8

Hospitals

4,797.4 4,805.8 4,807.9 4,812.5 4,794.4 4,804.4 4,800.5 4,807.6 7.1

Nursing and residential care facilities(1)

3,249.7 3,261.6 3,267.5 3,274.9 3,236.5 3,253.6 3,257.5 3,261.6 4.1

Nursing care facilities

1,664.5 1,657.8 1,659.5 1,660.6 1,659.8 1,653.3 1,654.7 1,655.3 0.6

Social assistance(1)

3,209.0 3,319.4 3,292.0 3,316.2 3,263.5 3,338.6 3,358.7 3,367.4 8.7

Child day care services

798.3 842.2 796.8 817.2 843.3 862.9 864.0 863.6 -0.4

Leisure and hospitality

14,945 15,270 15,345 15,298 14,306 14,624 14,636 14,651 15

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,301.3 2,367.6 2,414.8 2,352.5 2,031.8 2,094.1 2,090.2 2,084.7 -5.5

Performing arts and spectator sports

443.1 467.1 462.3 459.1 416.3 441.8 437.8 433.9 -3.9

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

147.1 154.1 154.8 151.5 136.7 142.0 141.4 141.5 0.1

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,711.1 1,746.4 1,797.7 1,741.9 1,478.8 1,510.3 1,511.0 1,509.3 -1.7

Accommodation and food services

12,643.5 12,902.2 12,930.6 12,945.6 12,274.0 12,529.5 12,545.5 12,566.6 21.1

Accommodation

2,005.9 1,974.9 2,020.9 2,008.9 1,867.7 1,873.1 1,871.5 1,871.1 -0.4

Food services and drinking places

10,637.6 10,927.3 10,909.7 10,936.7 10,406.3 10,656.4 10,674.0 10,695.5 21.5

Other services

5,507 5,572 5,574 5,554 5,469 5,505 5,507 5,515 8

Repair and maintenance

1,214.0 1,223.5 1,220.1 1,225.2 1,211.4 1,216.4 1,215.0 1,221.3 6.3

Personal and laundry services

1,350.0 1,380.8 1,377.8 1,380.0 1,344.5 1,364.2 1,369.1 1,372.8 3.7

Membership associations and organizations

2,942.7 2,967.6 2,975.6 2,948.6 2,912.7 2,924.2 2,923.2 2,920.5 -2.7

Government

20,768 21,859 20,601 20,810 21,853 21,890 21,889 21,897 8

Federal

2,760.0 2,727.0 2,727.0 2,728.0 2,749.0 2,715.0 2,714.0 2,717.0 3.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,169.9 2,138.1 2,138.6 2,137.4 2,157.6 2,123.0 2,124.6 2,125.7 1.1

U.S. Postal Service

590.3 588.9 588.1 590.7 591.1 591.6 589.5 590.8 1.3

State government

4,765.0 4,824.0 4,735.0 4,777.0 5,039.0 5,061.0 5,055.0 5,056.0 1.0

State government education

2,096.1 2,142.9 2,056.9 2,106.0 2,386.1 2,402.2 2,395.6 2,400.2 4.6

State government, excluding education

2,669.3 2,680.6 2,677.9 2,670.8 2,652.9 2,658.3 2,659.6 2,655.6 -4.0

Local government

13,243.0 14,308.0 13,139.0 13,305.0 14,065.0 14,114.0 14,120.0 14,124.0 4.0

Local government education

6,796.7 7,818.4 6,587.1 6,805.0 7,795.2 7,802.4 7,803.5 7,802.1 -1.4

Local government, excluding education

6,445.8 6,489.9 6,551.6 6,500.4 6,269.8 6,311.8 6,316.1 6,322.2 6.1

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: September 05, 2014