Table B-5. Employment of women on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-5. Employment of women on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted
Industry Women employees (in thousands) Percent of all employees
Mar.
2013
Jan.
2014
Feb.
2014(p)
Mar.
2014(p)
Mar.
2013
Jan.
2014
Feb.
2014(p)
Mar.
2014(p)

Total nonfarm

67,035 67,949 68,049 68,148 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4

Total private

54,565 55,485 55,580 55,678 47.9 48.0 48.0 48.0

Goods-producing

4,110 4,141 4,151 4,154 22.0 21.9 21.9 21.9

Mining and logging

116 118 119 120 13.5 13.3 13.4 13.4

Construction

740 752 754 758 12.7 12.7 12.7 12.7

Manufacturing

3,254 3,271 3,278 3,276 27.1 27.1 27.1 27.1

Durable goods

1,737 1,747 1,751 1,750 23.1 23.0 23.0 23.0

Nondurable goods

1,517 1,524 1,527 1,526 33.9 34.0 34.1 34.1

Private service-providing

50,455 51,344 51,429 51,524 53.0 53.0 53.0 53.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

10,355 10,617 10,604 10,629 40.3 40.6 40.5 40.6

Wholesale trade

1,691.7 1,725.2 1,722.9 1,718.9 29.6 29.7 29.6 29.4

Retail trade

7,482.2 7,683.4 7,674.7 7,700.2 50.1 50.4 50.4 50.5

Transportation and warehousing

1,045.5 1,073.8 1,072.9 1,076.4 23.4 23.5 23.5 23.6

Utilities

135.7 134.3 133.8 133.8 24.6 24.4 24.3 24.3

Information

1,071 1,071 1,068 1,071 39.8 40.1 40.1 40.2

Financial activities

4,541 4,532 4,544 4,537 57.8 57.4 57.5 57.4

Professional and business services

8,148 8,405 8,462 8,491 44.4 44.5 44.6 44.6

Education and health services

16,137 16,325 16,347 16,371 76.9 76.8 76.8 76.8

Leisure and hospitality

7,342 7,519 7,533 7,548 52.0 52.0 52.0 52.0

Other services

2,861 2,875 2,871 2,877 52.5 52.4 52.4 52.4

Government

12,470 12,464 12,469 12,470 57.0 57.1 57.1 57.1

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: April 04, 2014