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

Total nonfarm

67,718 68,619 68,707 68,808 49.5 49.4 49.4 49.3

Total private

55,227 56,121 56,201 56,289 48.1 47.9 47.9 47.9

Goods-producing

4,115 4,178 4,190 4,193 22.0 21.9 21.9 21.9

Mining and logging

117 122 123 124 13.4 13.3 13.4 13.4

Construction

746 767 770 771 12.8 12.7 12.7 12.7

Manufacturing

3,252 3,289 3,297 3,298 27.1 27.1 27.1 27.1

Durable goods

1,740 1,767 1,770 1,777 23.0 23.0 23.0 23.1

Nondurable goods

1,512 1,522 1,527 1,521 34.0 34.1 34.2 34.1

Private service-providing

51,112 51,943 52,011 52,096 53.1 53.0 53.0 53.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

10,538 10,702 10,698 10,703 40.6 40.5 40.4 40.4

Wholesale trade

1,713.8 1,732.4 1,732.4 1,724.8 29.7 29.5 29.5 29.3

Retail trade

7,623.1 7,735.4 7,734.7 7,751.3 50.3 50.3 50.3 50.3

Transportation and warehousing

1,064.8 1,099.2 1,095.9 1,091.8 23.6 23.7 23.6 23.5

Utilities

136.5 134.7 134.8 134.8 24.7 24.3 24.3 24.4

Information

1,071 1,076 1,082 1,083 39.9 40.2 40.4 40.2

Financial activities

4,545 4,554 4,558 4,562 57.6 57.2 57.2 57.1

Professional and business services

8,358 8,590 8,617 8,646 44.7 44.6 44.6 44.5

Education and health services

16,285 16,522 16,550 16,574 76.9 76.8 76.8 76.8

Leisure and hospitality

7,444 7,605 7,616 7,632 52.0 52.0 52.0 52.0

Other services

2,871 2,894 2,890 2,896 52.5 52.5 52.4 52.5

Government

12,491 12,498 12,506 12,519 57.1 57.1 57.1 57.1

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: October 03, 2014