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
Aug.
2013
June
2014
July
2014(p)
Aug.
2014(p)
Aug.
2013
June
2014
July
2014(p)
Aug.
2014(p)

Total nonfarm

67,626 68,553 68,608 68,699 49.5 49.4 49.4 49.4

Total private

55,160 56,059 56,120 56,204 48.1 48.0 47.9 47.9

Goods-producing

4,111 4,178 4,178 4,200 22.0 21.9 21.8 21.9

Mining and logging

117 121 122 123 13.4 13.3 13.3 13.4

Construction

746 765 768 772 12.8 12.7 12.7 12.7

Manufacturing

3,248 3,292 3,288 3,305 27.1 27.1 27.0 27.2

Durable goods

1,736 1,766 1,766 1,775 23.0 23.0 23.0 23.1

Nondurable goods

1,512 1,526 1,522 1,530 34.0 34.2 34.1 34.3

Private service-providing

51,049 51,881 51,942 52,004 53.1 53.0 53.0 53.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

10,511 10,683 10,706 10,704 40.6 40.5 40.5 40.5

Wholesale trade

1,710.5 1,735.6 1,735.9 1,738.7 29.7 29.6 29.5 29.5

Retail trade

7,607.2 7,723.8 7,733.8 7,732.7 50.3 50.3 50.3 50.3

Transportation and warehousing

1,057.4 1,090.5 1,101.5 1,098.6 23.6 23.6 23.8 23.7

Utilities

135.9 133.5 134.7 133.9 24.6 24.2 24.3 24.1

Information

1,071 1,073 1,076 1,082 40.1 40.3 40.3 40.6

Financial activities

4,546 4,554 4,553 4,555 57.6 57.3 57.2 57.2

Professional and business services

8,338 8,585 8,586 8,614 44.7 44.7 44.6 44.6

Education and health services

16,264 16,492 16,522 16,545 76.8 76.8 76.8 76.8

Leisure and hospitality

7,448 7,602 7,608 7,618 52.1 52.0 52.0 52.0

Other services

2,871 2,892 2,891 2,886 52.5 52.5 52.5 52.3

Government

12,466 12,494 12,488 12,495 57.0 57.1 57.1 57.1

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: September 05, 2014