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

Total nonfarm

67,906 68,861 68,983 69,091 49.5 49.4 49.4 49.3

Total private

55,426 56,334 56,464 56,564 48.0 47.9 47.9 47.9

Goods-producing

4,136 4,201 4,215 4,218 22.0 21.9 21.9 21.9

Mining and logging

117 124 125 125 13.3 13.4 13.5 13.5

Construction

749 773 777 779 12.7 12.7 12.8 12.8

Manufacturing

3,270 3,304 3,313 3,314 27.1 27.2 27.2 27.1

Durable goods

1,749 1,777 1,785 1,788 23.1 23.1 23.1 23.1

Nondurable goods

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

Private service-providing

51,290 52,133 52,249 52,346 53.1 53.0 53.0 52.9

Trade, transportation, and utilities

10,595 10,723 10,745 10,762 40.6 40.5 40.5 40.4

Wholesale trade

1,718.2 1,729.2 1,729.5 1,726.0 29.7 29.4 29.4 29.3

Retail trade

7,669.9 7,762.5 7,778.8 7,802.5 50.4 50.4 50.3 50.3

Transportation and warehousing

1,070.9 1,097.4 1,103.3 1,099.7 23.6 23.6 23.6 23.5

Utilities

135.8 133.6 133.3 133.5 24.6 24.1 24.0 24.0

Information

1,077 1,082 1,081 1,084 40.1 40.2 40.2 40.3

Financial activities

4,541 4,568 4,575 4,584 57.5 57.2 57.2 57.2

Professional and business services

8,394 8,643 8,668 8,705 44.6 44.6 44.6 44.6

Education and health services

16,309 16,585 16,618 16,643 76.8 76.8 76.8 76.8

Leisure and hospitality

7,502 7,637 7,662 7,661 52.0 51.9 51.9 51.8

Other services

2,872 2,895 2,900 2,907 52.5 52.5 52.5 52.5

Government

12,480 12,527 12,519 12,527 57.1 57.2 57.1 57.1

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: December 05, 2014