Table B-9. Indexes of aggregate weekly hours and payrolls for production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-9. Indexes of aggregate weekly hours and payrolls for production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)
[2002=100]
Industry Index of aggregate weekly hours(2) Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(3)
Nov.
2015
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)
Nov.
2016(p)
Percent change from:
Oct.
2016 - Nov.
2016(p)
Nov.
2015
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016(p)
Nov.
2016(p)
Percent change from:
Oct.
2016 - Nov.
2016(p)

Total private

111.8 113.0 113.1 113.2 0.1 158.6 163.6 164.1 164.4 0.2

Goods-producing

89.1 88.8 88.8 88.9 0.1 121.0 123.7 124.0 124.2 0.2

Mining and logging

135.5 115.4 115.6 116.3 0.6 209.6 181.3 182.4 182.4 0.0

Construction

98.4 100.3 100.1 100.8 0.7 135.2 142.0 141.8 142.8 0.7

Manufacturing

82.9 82.5 82.8 82.4 -0.5 108.8 110.9 111.8 111.1 -0.6

Durable goods

84.3 83.4 83.8 83.4 -0.5 111.0 112.3 113.2 112.6 -0.5

Nondurable goods

80.9 80.9 81.0 80.6 -0.5 105.2 108.2 108.9 108.2 -0.6

Private service-providing

117.8 119.4 119.9 119.7 -0.2 170.0 175.7 176.7 176.4 -0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

107.0 107.1 107.5 107.1 -0.4 143.4 145.7 146.5 146.0 -0.3

Wholesale trade

107.2 108.3 108.8 108.6 -0.2 149.9 155.3 156.1 155.6 -0.3

Retail trade

101.9 101.5 101.8 101.3 -0.5 130.5 130.8 131.2 130.8 -0.3

Transportation and warehousing

123.8 124.1 123.7 124.1 0.3 163.9 166.1 165.8 166.7 0.5

Utilities

98.2 99.0 100.8 97.8 -3.0 142.1 146.3 150.9 144.3 -4.4

Information

90.6 91.1 91.1 89.4 -1.9 132.4 136.7 137.1 134.6 -1.8

Financial activities

110.6 112.2 112.0 112.2 0.2 174.3 181.6 181.5 181.3 -0.1

Professional and business services

129.9 131.9 132.5 132.5 0.0 193.7 200.8 202.1 202.5 0.2

Education and health services

133.9 137.4 137.6 138.3 0.5 196.9 204.8 205.6 206.9 0.6

Leisure and hospitality

123.3 124.9 124.9 125.6 0.6 175.8 183.9 184.1 185.5 0.8

Other services

101.1 102.6 102.5 102.5 0.0 141.0 144.2 144.7 144.8 0.1

Footnotes
(1) Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries. These groups account for approximately four-fifths of the total employment on private nonfarm payrolls.
(2) The indexes of aggregate weekly hours are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate hours by the corresponding 2002 annual average aggregate hours. Aggregate hours estimates are the product of estimates of average weekly hours and employment.
(3) The indexes of aggregate weekly payrolls are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate weekly payrolls by the corresponding 2002 annual average aggregate weekly payrolls. Aggregate payrolls estimates are the product of estimates of average hourly earnings, average weekly hours, and employment.
(p) Preliminary

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

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