ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Summary table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted
Category July
2015
Aug.
2015
Sept.
2015
Oct.
2015
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2016
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016
June
2016(p)
July
2016(p)

EMPLOYMENT BY SELECTED INDUSTRY
(Over-the-month change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

277 150 149 295 280 271 168 233 186 144 24 292 255

Total private

245 123 162 304 279 259 155 222 167 147 -1 259 217

Goods-producing

14 -23 -12 31 53 44 24 -20 -7 -12 -45 5 16

Mining and logging

-8 -9 -13 -4 -15 -10 -12 -17 -15 -11 -10 -7 -7

Construction

11 4 10 33 65 48 18 13 37 -6 -18 -3 14

Manufacturing

11 -18 -9 2 3 6 18 -16 -29 5 -17 15 9

Durable goods(1)

-3 -6 -7 -4 -12 -2 11 -14 -25 3 -20 0 11

Motor vehicles and parts

2.1 6.1 4.2 0.9 -4.0 0.1 3.1 3.0 -1.0 4.6 1.2 1.8 6.7

Nondurable goods

14 -12 -2 6 15 8 7 -2 -4 2 3 15 -2

Private service-providing

231 146 174 273 226 215 131 242 174 159 44 254 201

Wholesale trade

5.7 3.4 -1.0 9.3 9.7 3.8 12.6 2.4 3.6 6.0 -6.0 0.6 1.7

Retail trade

31.1 3.9 6.4 21.4 51.8 6.6 66.5 52.0 42.4 -2.2 0.1 25.7 14.7

Transportation and warehousing

15.3 5.7 4.4 -6.6 11.8 16.5 -20.9 0.4 5.7 11.9 4.5 -6.7 11.7

Utilities

2.5 1.2 -0.1 -0.2 2.2 0.9 0.1 1.5 -0.9 0.0 -2.0 2.5 0.7

Information

5 -3 13 5 -18 10 0 11 8 0 -41 42 0

Financial activities

20 13 3 11 18 8 17 8 14 21 16 15 18

Professional and business services(1)

46 35 40 91 48 60 -2 35 31 57 32 53 70

Temporary help services

-9.3 7.7 7.5 27.8 0.7 24.9 -43.8 -2.2 -1.8 9.8 -14.7 21.7 17.0

Education and health services(1)

58 62 55 78 45 63 26 77 46 47 46 58 36

Health care and social assistance

49.0 59.7 46.9 66.6 42.4 46.7 43.4 56.7 36.7 33.8 41.0 54.1 48.8

Leisure and hospitality

36 33 50 53 46 35 34 37 18 15 3 52 45

Other services

12 -9 4 11 11 12 -3 18 6 3 -8 12 3

Government

32 27 -13 -9 1 12 13 11 19 -3 25 33 38

(3-month average change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

259 218 192 198 241 282 240 224 196 188 118 153 190

Total private

242 198 177 196 248 281 231 212 181 179 104 135 158

WOMEN AND PRODUCTION AND
NONSUPERVISORY EMPLOYEES(2)
AS A PERCENT OF ALL EMPLOYEES

Total nonfarm women employees

49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.5 49.5 49.5 49.6 49.6 49.6

Total private women employees

47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 47.9 48.0 48.1 48.1 48.1 48.2 48.2 48.2

Total private production and nonsupervisory employees

82.4 82.4 82.4 82.4 82.4 82.4 82.4 82.4 82.4 82.3 82.3 82.4 82.4

HOURS AND EARNINGS
ALL EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

34.6 34.6 34.5 34.5 34.5 34.5 34.6 34.4 34.4 34.4 34.4 34.4 34.5

Average hourly earnings

$25.03 $25.12 $25.14 $25.21 $25.27 $25.26 $25.38 $25.39 $25.45 $25.53 $25.59 $25.61 $25.69

Average weekly earnings

$866.04 $869.15 $867.33 $869.75 $871.82 $871.47 $878.15 $873.42 $875.48 $878.23 $880.30 $880.98 $886.31

Index of aggregate weekly hours(3)

104.2 104.3 104.1 104.4 104.6 104.9 105.3 104.9 105.0 105.2 105.2 105.4 105.9

Over-the-month percent change

0.5 0.1 -0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.4 -0.4 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.5

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls(4)

124.7 125.2 125.1 125.8 126.4 126.6 127.8 127.3 127.8 128.3 128.6 129.0 130.0

Over-the-month percent change

0.8 0.4 -0.1 0.6 0.5 0.2 0.9 -0.4 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.8

DIFFUSION INDEXES(5)

Total Private

Over 1-month span

63.5 57.1 52.9 59.7 62.2 62.0 59.4 58.8 56.3 54.0 46.9 61.8 63.7

Over 3-month span

64.5 63.4 61.1 58.6 61.5 65.6 66.0 64.3 59.5 58.8 52.3 54.0 60.7

Over 6-month span

65.3 65.6 64.1 66.2 66.4 66.0 66.8 66.4 67.6 64.7 60.7 59.7 61.6

Over 12-month span

76.9 74.2 68.3 68.3 67.2 68.1 69.8 70.4 70.4 69.8 64.9 67.6 64.7

Manufacturing

Over 1-month span

50.0 38.0 38.6 53.8 55.1 55.1 57.6 43.0 34.8 44.9 39.9 51.3 54.4

Over 3-month span

51.3 47.5 44.9 39.9 48.1 54.4 62.7 51.3 39.9 35.4 32.3 40.5 51.3

Over 6-month span

55.7 54.4 51.3 53.8 49.4 49.4 53.8 54.4 48.1 45.6 41.8 43.7 41.8

Over 12-month span

71.5 70.9 58.9 61.4 55.7 51.9 59.5 53.8 52.5 47.5 44.9 49.4 47.5

Footnotes
(1) Includes other industries, not shown separately.
(2) Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries.
(3) The indexes of aggregate weekly hours are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate hours by the corresponding annual average aggregate hours.
(4) The indexes of aggregate weekly payrolls are calculated by dividing the current month's estimates of aggregate weekly payrolls by the corresponding annual average aggregate weekly payrolls.
(5) Figures are the percent of industries with employment increasing plus one-half of the industries with unchanged employment, where 50 percent indicates an equal balance between industries with increasing and decreasing employment. Based on seasonally adjusted data for 1-, 3-, 6-month spans and unadjusted data for the 12-month span.
(p) Preliminary

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

 

Last Modified Date: August 5, 2016