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
June
2015
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)
June
2016(p)
June
2015
Apr.
2016
May
2016(p)
June
2016(p)

Total nonfarm

69,965 71,235 71,309 71,479 49.4 49.5 49.6 49.6

Total private

57,384 58,582 58,651 58,793 47.9 48.1 48.2 48.2

Goods-producing

4,290 4,296 4,292 4,301 21.9 21.8 21.9 21.9

Mining and logging

114 102 102 101 13.9 14.4 14.6 14.6

Construction

813 831 830 831 12.7 12.5 12.5 12.5

Manufacturing

3,363 3,363 3,360 3,369 27.3 27.3 27.4 27.4

Durable goods

1,809 1,801 1,799 1,800 23.3 23.4 23.4 23.4

Nondurable goods

1,554 1,562 1,561 1,569 34.1 34.0 34.0 34.1

Private service-providing

53,094 54,286 54,359 54,492 53.0 53.2 53.2 53.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

10,896 11,097 11,105 11,124 40.5 40.7 40.7 40.7

Wholesale trade

1,731.2 1,748.8 1,748.9 1,749.6 29.5 29.5 29.5 29.5

Retail trade

7,889.0 8,042.9 8,039.9 8,055.7 50.4 50.5 50.5 50.5

Transportation and warehousing

1,142.1 1,171.7 1,183.2 1,185.8 23.6 24.0 24.2 24.3

Utilities

133.9 133.6 133.0 132.7 24.0 23.7 23.7 23.5

Information

1,101 1,109 1,097 1,108 40.0 39.9 40.0 39.8

Financial activities

4,634 4,706 4,714 4,715 57.1 57.0 57.0 56.9

Professional and business services

8,750 9,011 9,024 9,042 44.5 44.8 44.9 44.9

Education and health services

16,951 17,384 17,441 17,480 77.0 77.0 77.1 77.1

Leisure and hospitality

7,828 8,003 8,002 8,033 51.9 51.8 51.8 51.8

Other services

2,934 2,976 2,976 2,990 52.2 52.4 52.4 52.5

Government

12,581 12,653 12,658 12,686 57.2 57.3 57.3 57.4

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2015 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: July 08, 2016