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
Oct.
2013
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014(p)
Oct.
2014(p)
Oct.
2013
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014(p)
Oct.
2014(p)

Total nonfarm

67,823 68,729 68,855 68,982 49.5 49.4 49.4 49.4

Total private

55,336 56,227 56,335 56,462 48.0 47.9 47.9 47.9

Goods-producing

4,123 4,193 4,201 4,217 22.0 21.9 21.9 22.0

Mining and logging

117 123 124 126 13.3 13.4 13.4 13.6

Construction

747 771 773 778 12.7 12.7 12.7 12.8

Manufacturing

3,259 3,299 3,304 3,313 27.1 27.1 27.2 27.2

Durable goods

1,744 1,771 1,777 1,785 23.1 23.0 23.1 23.1

Nondurable goods

1,515 1,528 1,527 1,528 34.1 34.2 34.2 34.2

Private service-providing

51,213 52,034 52,134 52,245 53.1 53.0 53.0 53.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

10,562 10,708 10,722 10,743 40.6 40.5 40.5 40.5

Wholesale trade

1,712.5 1,734.0 1,731.1 1,732.9 29.7 29.5 29.4 29.4

Retail trade

7,648.8 7,740.4 7,758.4 7,773.1 50.4 50.3 50.3 50.4

Transportation and warehousing

1,064.5 1,099.7 1,098.8 1,104.2 23.6 23.7 23.6 23.7

Utilities

135.7 134.1 133.6 133.2 24.6 24.1 24.1 24.0

Information

1,074 1,084 1,084 1,084 40.0 40.3 40.1 40.2

Financial activities

4,544 4,560 4,566 4,570 57.5 57.2 57.2 57.2

Professional and business services

8,391 8,616 8,641 8,657 44.7 44.6 44.6 44.6

Education and health services

16,291 16,556 16,588 16,629 76.8 76.8 76.8 76.8

Leisure and hospitality

7,478 7,619 7,640 7,666 52.0 52.0 51.9 51.9

Other services

2,873 2,891 2,893 2,896 52.5 52.4 52.5 52.5

Government

12,487 12,502 12,520 12,520 57.1 57.1 57.1 57.1

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

Table of Contents

Last Modified Date: November 07, 2014