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
2014
May
2015
June
2015(p)
July
2015(p)
July
2014
May
2015
June
2015(p)
July
2015(p)
Change from:
June2015 - July2015(p)

Total nonfarm

138,841 142,365 142,839 141,794 139,156 141,625 141,856 142,071 215

Total private

118,271 120,073 120,970 121,139 117,295 119,711 119,938 120,148 210

Goods-producing

19,603 19,592 19,826 19,908 19,243 19,554 19,552 19,569 17

Mining and logging

915 838 842 845 900 844 840 836 -4

Logging

54.0 52.3 53.9 55.3 52.2 54.0 53.9 54.1 0.2

Mining

861.0 785.8 788.4 789.7 848.1 790.4 786.4 781.5 -4.9

Oil and gas extraction

200.9 193.3 194.0 194.5 198.6 194.2 193.3 193.8 0.5

Mining, except oil and gas(1)

213.9 203.9 204.5 205.2 207.9 201.2 199.4 199.1 -0.3

Coal mining

75.2 69.1 69.1 68.4 74.8 69.3 68.7 68.6 -0.1

Support activities for mining

446.2 388.6 389.9 390.0 441.6 395.0 393.7 388.6 -5.1

Construction

6,425 6,437 6,572 6,650 6,152 6,377 6,377 6,383 6

Construction of buildings

1,407.3 1,407.1 1,436.8 1,457.9 1,362.5 1,409.0 1,408.4 1,413.5 5.1

Residential building

690.3 694.1 706.8 717.2 663.7 693.6 688.6 694.6 6.0

Nonresidential building

717.0 713.0 730.0 740.7 698.8 715.4 719.8 718.9 -0.9

Heavy and civil engineering construction

974.3 963.8 991.6 1,002.8 915.7 940.8 944.4 947.3 2.9

Specialty trade contractors

4,043.0 4,065.6 4,143.3 4,189.2 3,873.9 4,026.9 4,023.7 4,022.2 -1.5

Residential specialty trade contractors

1,749.2 1,776.7 1,818.1 1,835.7 1,667.3 1,751.4 1,753.4 1,755.6 2.2

Nonresidential specialty trade contractors

2,293.8 2,288.9 2,325.2 2,353.5 2,206.6 2,275.5 2,270.3 2,266.6 -3.7

Manufacturing

12,263 12,317 12,412 12,413 12,191 12,333 12,335 12,350 15

Durable goods

7,725 7,805 7,852 7,822 7,693 7,800 7,798 7,790 -8

Wood products

378.7 378.1 380.1 380.7 373.3 376.4 376.3 375.6 -0.7

Nonmetallic mineral products

394.1 406.4 409.2 410.8 384.5 401.1 401.0 401.6 0.6

Primary metals

401.0 400.6 400.9 399.0 400.9 401.0 400.4 399.3 -1.1

Fabricated metal products

1,459.9 1,468.2 1,475.0 1,471.7 1,454.9 1,470.6 1,467.4 1,468.8 1.4

Machinery

1,136.6 1,130.7 1,135.2 1,130.2 1,131.5 1,131.9 1,131.2 1,129.6 -1.6

Computer and electronic products(1)

1,055.0 1,055.6 1,060.0 1,059.0 1,049.5 1,056.9 1,055.2 1,052.1 -3.1

Computer and peripheral equipment

164.9 170.0 170.7 169.7 162.9 170.2 169.2 167.6 -1.6

Communications equipment

93.1 89.5 89.9 89.1 93.0 89.6 89.4 88.9 -0.5

Semiconductors and electronic components

367.5 369.2 370.6 369.4 366.3 370.3 369.6 368.8 -0.8

Electronic instruments

391.4 390.4 392.6 395.1 389.5 390.3 391.0 391.6 0.6

Electrical equipment and appliances

376.0 372.9 375.5 376.9 374.1 373.3 374.6 374.1 -0.5

Transportation equipment(1)

1,564.0 1,610.5 1,620.7 1,599.0 1,568.4 1,607.2 1,604.3 1,602.5 -1.8

Motor vehicles and parts(2)

872.6 925.8 932.1 911.0 881.1 924.2 922.0 920.6 -1.4

Furniture and related products

377.7 387.4 393.3 395.1 373.8 386.9 388.7 389.2 0.5

Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing

582.4 594.6 602.0 599.4 582.1 595.1 598.4 597.4 -1.0

Nondurable goods

4,538 4,512 4,560 4,591 4,498 4,533 4,537 4,560 23

Food manufacturing

1,495.9 1,472.1 1,504.3 1,527.8 1,474.5 1,493.9 1,500.3 1,509.4 9.1

Textile mills

117.5 119.9 119.1 117.4 117.2 119.3 118.3 118.0 -0.3

Textile product mills

116.2 114.8 115.0 116.3 115.7 115.3 114.7 115.5 0.8

Apparel

137.6 136.2 137.3 135.2 139.4 136.5 137.2 137.4 0.2

Paper and paper products

372.9 366.4 367.4 370.2 370.6 366.6 364.7 367.2 2.5

Printing and related support activities

454.1 445.8 445.2 444.7 452.6 445.6 444.0 445.4 1.4

Petroleum and coal products

113.9 110.7 113.3 114.7 111.1 109.7 110.5 111.9 1.4

Chemicals

809.0 811.3 816.4 817.5 804.9 812.5 812.5 813.2 0.7

Plastics and rubber products

676.5 689.1 691.7 693.8 672.9 688.1 688.0 693.8 5.8

Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing

244.1 245.3 250.0 253.1 239.1 245.9 246.3 248.6 2.3

Private service-providing

98,668 100,481 101,144 101,231 98,052 100,157 100,386 100,579 193

Trade, transportation, and utilities

26,419 26,794 26,950 26,956 26,413 26,864 26,917 26,977 60

Wholesale trade

5,871.9 5,921.8 5,951.9 5,956.1 5,834.4 5,909.3 5,912.5 5,918.8 6.3

Durable goods

2,933.9 2,950.5 2,962.7 2,968.2 2,914.5 2,947.2 2,946.3 2,949.4 3.1

Nondurable goods

2,036.7 2,059.1 2,072.8 2,072.4 2,022.3 2,050.0 2,054.3 2,055.5 1.2

Electronic markets and agents and brokers

901.3 912.2 916.4 915.5 897.6 912.1 911.9 913.9 2.0

Retail trade

15,390.7 15,567.8 15,661.4 15,695.4 15,381.9 15,631.2 15,667.7 15,703.6 35.9

Motor vehicle and parts dealers(1)

1,884.5 1,929.8 1,941.6 1,954.5 1,863.8 1,923.5 1,926.6 1,939.1 12.5

Automobile dealers

1,193.6 1,225.6 1,232.3 1,238.7 1,185.5 1,225.5 1,226.7 1,234.6 7.9

Furniture and home furnishings stores

446.6 460.0 461.9 461.9 454.7 466.9 468.6 468.9 0.3

Electronics and appliance stores

477.4 488.4 490.8 493.1 489.8 503.3 505.5 507.2 1.7

Building material and garden supply stores

1,277.8 1,332.1 1,315.8 1,293.0 1,238.5 1,258.3 1,254.9 1,257.9 3.0

Food and beverage stores

3,024.1 3,028.0 3,063.4 3,069.5 3,001.3 3,033.5 3,042.3 3,049.1 6.8

Health and personal care stores

1,017.9 1,022.0 1,028.1 1,025.0 1,021.8 1,027.0 1,029.1 1,027.2 -1.9

Gasoline stations

893.6 903.7 916.8 919.2 880.0 899.2 904.3 903.9 -0.4

Clothing and clothing accessories stores

1,369.6 1,341.5 1,359.8 1,380.1 1,379.7 1,387.0 1,390.5 1,392.1 1.6

Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores

590.1 588.5 585.1 587.0 606.7 607.8 604.9 607.9 3.0

General merchandise stores(1)

3,086.8 3,122.8 3,138.9 3,146.2 3,118.9 3,165.0 3,177.3 3,182.9 5.6

Department stores

1,328.7 1,294.3 1,296.4 1,300.4 1,354.0 1,329.0 1,331.7 1,331.8 0.1

Miscellaneous store retailers

825.2 828.5 830.4 838.9 819.7 824.2 826.4 828.7 2.3

Nonstore retailers

497.1 522.5 528.8 527.0 507.0 535.5 537.3 538.7 1.4

Transportation and warehousing

4,598.3 4,741.5 4,771.3 4,735.4 4,644.1 4,761.4 4,775.2 4,789.6 14.4

Air transportation

446.6 447.6 450.8 452.2 442.3 446.5 447.1 448.3 1.2

Rail transportation

236.2 244.3 243.4 244.0 235.7 243.7 242.6 242.3 -0.3

Water transportation

70.1 65.4 66.6 66.3 67.5 65.3 65.2 64.6 -0.6

Truck transportation

1,437.9 1,447.9 1,472.6 1,478.3 1,418.6 1,450.1 1,455.9 1,458.7 2.8

Transit and ground passenger transportation

404.1 488.9 465.3 415.8 465.6 473.2 473.1 476.3 3.2

Pipeline transportation

47.4 49.5 49.6 49.7 47.1 49.6 49.4 49.6 0.2

Scenic and sightseeing transportation

39.6 34.3 39.4 41.6 31.1 31.7 32.0 32.2 0.2

Support activities for transportation

629.3 645.7 648.6 651.7 628.2 645.8 647.3 650.0 2.7

Couriers and messengers

546.7 562.6 570.3 566.5 566.9 591.3 594.5 597.1 2.6

Warehousing and storage

740.4 755.3 764.7 769.3 741.1 764.2 768.1 770.5 2.4

Utilities

557.9 562.4 565.7 568.8 552.9 562.0 561.9 564.5 2.6

Information

2,754 2,791 2,796 2,806 2,740 2,787 2,791 2,793 2

Publishing industries, except Internet

727.9 714.5 719.5 721.8 724.6 718.6 720.1 719.2 -0.9

Motion picture and sound recording industries

383.3 392.6 392.9 397.1 373.7 382.0 387.7 386.4 -1.3

Broadcasting, except Internet

287.8 288.2 288.5 288.2 287.7 289.3 288.0 288.6 0.6

Telecommunications

855.2 866.9 860.1 860.4 855.8 868.0 861.0 862.6 1.6

Data processing, hosting and related services

280.0 296.7 296.9 298.1 279.7 295.6 297.1 298.4 1.3

Other information services

219.9 232.3 237.8 240.3 218.2 233.8 237.3 237.9 0.6

Financial activities

8,056 8,092 8,176 8,217 7,984 8,106 8,123 8,140 17

Finance and insurance

5,955.5 6,012.4 6,053.5 6,078.4 5,933.2 6,028.1 6,041.5 6,052.2 10.7

Monetary authorities - central bank

18.6 18.2 18.5 18.7 18.4 18.4 18.4 18.4 0.0

Credit intermediation and related
activities(1)

2,573.1 2,571.7 2,580.9 2,589.2 2,562.6 2,578.4 2,576.0 2,574.5 -1.5

Depository credit intermediation(1)

1,712.8 1,698.2 1,701.1 1,706.0 1,704.9 1,701.2 1,697.6 1,697.6 0.0

Commercial banking

1,296.1 1,278.7 1,277.1 1,279.8 1,291.0 1,280.6 1,275.9 1,274.4 -1.5

Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts

888.9 892.6 904.7 912.0 882.6 896.3 901.7 904.3 2.6

Insurance carriers and related activities

2,474.9 2,529.9 2,549.4 2,558.5 2,469.6 2,535.0 2,545.4 2,555.0 9.6

Real estate and rental and leasing

2,100.0 2,080.0 2,122.5 2,138.2 2,050.9 2,078.0 2,081.7 2,087.7 6.0

Real estate

1,516.6 1,510.3 1,533.6 1,544.3 1,487.4 1,510.3 1,511.3 1,515.9 4.6

Rental and leasing services

559.6 546.2 565.0 569.8 539.9 544.2 546.6 547.9 1.3

Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets

23.8 23.5 23.9 24.1 23.6 23.5 23.8 23.9 0.1

Professional and business services

19,227 19,700 19,882 19,913 19,124 19,681 19,750 19,790 40

Professional and technical services(1)

8,360.4 8,555.9 8,617.4 8,663.7 8,367.6 8,612.5 8,642.3 8,668.9 26.6

Legal services

1,129.6 1,119.6 1,131.7 1,132.4 1,118.7 1,122.5 1,122.0 1,122.2 0.2

Accounting and bookkeeping services

900.8 944.2 939.6 938.1 966.0 990.9 999.8 1,001.7 1.9

Architectural and engineering services

1,404.5 1,424.7 1,440.9 1,452.0 1,384.3 1,424.6 1,427.6 1,434.0 6.4

Computer systems design and related services

1,788.7 1,855.4 1,863.3 1,882.5 1,779.8 1,856.1 1,863.3 1,872.0 8.7

Management and technical consulting services

1,255.3 1,304.3 1,313.6 1,322.8 1,249.1 1,309.7 1,310.9 1,314.2 3.3

Management of companies and enterprises

2,184.3 2,208.1 2,230.2 2,241.7 2,169.6 2,209.8 2,216.4 2,230.1 13.7

Administrative and waste services

8,682.7 8,935.5 9,034.5 9,007.2 8,586.4 8,858.6 8,891.4 8,891.1 -0.3

Administrative and support services(1)

8,284.2 8,539.2 8,629.9 8,600.6 8,198.8 8,462.9 8,495.1 8,496.8 1.7

Employment services(1)

3,397.7 3,570.7 3,609.0 3,580.7 3,422.5 3,565.0 3,588.1 3,581.5 -6.6

Temporary help services

2,740.7 2,893.3 2,920.9 2,888.3 2,768.6 2,886.3 2,902.8 2,893.9 -8.9

Business support services

871.3 906.1 897.3 897.8 884.3 913.3 910.6 910.4 -0.2

Services to buildings and dwellings

2,066.6 2,059.6 2,103.4 2,110.8 1,947.6 1,983.9 1,986.7 1,993.8 7.1

Waste management and remediation services

398.5 396.3 404.6 406.6 387.6 395.7 396.3 394.3 -2.0

Education and health services

21,151 22,045 21,841 21,738 21,497 21,974 22,032 22,069 37

Educational services

3,123.5 3,497.6 3,261.2 3,170.7 3,418.0 3,453.5 3,456.1 3,462.7 6.6

Health care and social assistance

18,027.4 18,547.8 18,580.0 18,567.4 18,079.2 18,520.5 18,575.7 18,605.8 30.1

Health care(3)

14,700.7 15,049.0 15,113.7 15,150.8 14,688.9 15,056.8 15,097.0 15,124.9 27.9

Ambulatory health care services(1)

6,647.9 6,885.4 6,921.2 6,930.1 6,650.8 6,883.5 6,912.8 6,921.7 8.9

Offices of physicians

2,472.6 2,543.5 2,550.1 2,557.8 2,473.3 2,545.0 2,551.4 2,555.9 4.5

Outpatient care centers

712.3 743.2 745.5 746.7 712.1 742.9 745.1 746.8 1.7

Home health care services

1,257.8 1,313.9 1,322.8 1,322.4 1,262.4 1,311.9 1,319.9 1,323.3 3.4

Hospitals

4,782.5 4,869.1 4,884.3 4,908.4 4,777.0 4,877.3 4,884.1 4,899.8 15.7

Nursing and residential care facilities(1)

3,270.3 3,294.5 3,308.2 3,312.3 3,261.1 3,296.0 3,300.1 3,303.4 3.3

Nursing care facilities

1,658.3 1,651.6 1,658.2 1,657.8 1,653.0 1,652.9 1,653.7 1,654.3 0.6

Social assistance(1)

3,326.7 3,498.8 3,466.3 3,416.6 3,390.3 3,463.7 3,478.7 3,480.9 2.2

Child day care services

788.1 895.4 855.9 813.3 854.8 873.4 876.3 880.2 3.9

Leisure and hospitality

15,422 15,390 15,786 15,879 14,721 15,103 15,127 15,157 30

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2,428.9 2,258.6 2,441.9 2,495.1 2,105.1 2,164.9 2,157.6 2,154.0 -3.6

Performing arts and spectator sports

469.7 502.0 494.1 496.6 447.9 472.2 468.3 465.6 -2.7

Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions

158.7 151.0 158.7 161.4 145.6 146.4 146.7 147.1 0.4

Amusements, gambling, and recreation

1,800.5 1,605.6 1,789.1 1,837.1 1,511.6 1,546.3 1,542.6 1,541.3 -1.3

Accommodation and food services

12,992.9 13,131.7 13,344.5 13,383.8 12,616.2 12,938.1 12,969.6 13,003.2 33.6

Accommodation

2,041.5 1,907.1 1,994.2 2,047.8 1,890.4 1,901.7 1,896.9 1,901.2 4.3

Food services and drinking places

10,951.4 11,224.6 11,350.3 11,336.0 10,725.8 11,036.4 11,072.7 11,102.0 29.3

Other services

5,639 5,669 5,713 5,722 5,573 5,642 5,646 5,653 7

Repair and maintenance

1,244.1 1,278.3 1,281.7 1,280.0 1,238.7 1,267.7 1,272.4 1,273.5 1.1

Personal and laundry services

1,379.9 1,403.9 1,409.1 1,405.8 1,370.7 1,390.6 1,393.1 1,395.2 2.1

Membership associations and organizations

3,014.9 2,986.9 3,021.7 3,036.4 2,963.4 2,983.3 2,980.7 2,984.6 3.9

Government

20,570 22,292 21,869 20,655 21,861 21,914 21,918 21,923 5

Federal

2,738.0 2,734.0 2,748.0 2,755.0 2,724.0 2,735.0 2,735.0 2,735.0 0.0

Federal, except U.S. Postal Service

2,148.6 2,141.5 2,155.4 2,161.2 2,134.4 2,140.1 2,139.4 2,139.6 0.2

U.S. Postal Service

589.2 592.3 592.5 593.4 589.7 595.1 595.5 594.9 -0.6

State government

4,727.0 5,109.0 4,835.0 4,750.0 5,051.0 5,079.0 5,078.0 5,075.0 -3.0

State government education

2,056.1 2,456.0 2,173.6 2,098.3 2,397.4 2,435.9 2,437.8 2,436.6 -1.2

State government, excluding education

2,671.0 2,652.8 2,661.5 2,651.8 2,653.1 2,643.5 2,640.3 2,638.4 -1.9

Local government

13,105.0 14,449.0 14,286.0 13,150.0 14,086.0 14,100.0 14,105.0 14,113.0 8.0

Local government education

6,582.7 8,139.9 7,790.9 6,597.2 7,799.2 7,789.2 7,791.6 7,795.1 3.5

Local government, excluding education

6,522.3 6,309.0 6,495.0 6,552.8 6,286.6 6,310.7 6,313.4 6,317.7 4.3

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 2014 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: August 07, 2015