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
Dec.
2013
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014(p)
Dec.
2014(p)
Dec.
2013
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014(p)
Dec.
2014(p)

Total nonfarm

67,961 68,993 69,118 69,245 49.5 49.4 49.3 49.3

Total private

55,479 56,471 56,591 56,708 48.0 47.9 47.9 47.9

Goods-producing

4,133 4,216 4,220 4,232 22.0 21.9 21.9 21.9

Mining and logging

117 125 126 127 13.3 13.5 13.6 13.6

Construction

746 778 780 784 12.7 12.8 12.7 12.7

Manufacturing

3,270 3,313 3,314 3,321 27.1 27.2 27.1 27.1

Durable goods

1,749 1,785 1,788 1,794 23.1 23.1 23.1 23.1

Nondurable goods

1,521 1,528 1,526 1,527 34.0 34.2 34.1 34.1

Private service-providing

51,346 52,255 52,371 52,476 53.1 53.0 53.0 53.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

10,629 10,747 10,768 10,775 40.6 40.5 40.4 40.4

Wholesale trade

1,721.3 1,729.4 1,725.7 1,718.3 29.7 29.4 29.3 29.1

Retail trade

7,698.7 7,780.9 7,804.8 7,821.6 50.4 50.4 50.3 50.4

Transportation and warehousing

1,074.2 1,103.5 1,103.5 1,100.7 23.6 23.7 23.6 23.5

Utilities

134.9 133.4 133.7 133.9 24.5 24.1 24.0 24.0

Information

1,073 1,080 1,082 1,085 40.1 40.2 40.3 40.3

Financial activities

4,537 4,574 4,582 4,591 57.4 57.2 57.2 57.2

Professional and business services

8,406 8,666 8,704 8,725 44.6 44.6 44.6 44.6

Education and health services

16,311 16,623 16,651 16,701 76.8 76.8 76.8 76.9

Leisure and hospitality

7,517 7,665 7,677 7,687 52.1 51.9 51.8 51.7

Other services

2,873 2,900 2,907 2,912 52.4 52.5 52.5 52.6

Government

12,482 12,522 12,527 12,537 57.1 57.1 57.1 57.1

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: January 09, 2015