HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
17. Employed persons by industry, sex, race, and occupation

[In thousands]
Industry, sex, and race 2017
Total
em-
ployed
Management,
professional,
and related
occupations
Service
occupations
Sales and office
occupations
Natural resources,
construction, and
maintenance occupations
Production, trans-
portation, and
material moving
occupations
Manage-
ment,
business,
and
financial
opera-
tions
occupa-
tions
Profes-
sional
and
related
occupa-
tions
Protec-
tive
service
occupa-
tions
Service
occupa-
tions,
except
protec-
tive
Sales
and
related
occupa-
tions
Office
and
adminis-
trative
support
occupa-
tions
Farming,
fishing,
and
forestry
occupa-
tions
Construc-
tion
and
extrac-
tion
occupa-
tions
Instal-
lation,
mainte-
nance,
and
repair
occupa-
tions
Produc-
tion
occupa-
tions
Transpor-
tation
and
material
moving
occupa-
tions

TOTAL

Agriculture and related

2,454 1,056 52 14 77 18 80 1,001 11 30 24 90

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

748 146 111 4 5 11 52 1 235 55 47 81

Construction

10,692 1,984 265 15 47 111 492 5 6,769 612 161 232

Manufacturing

15,408 2,645 2,255 36 215 608 1,292 61 304 675 6,078 1,239

Durable goods

9,698 1,692 1,624 25 89 296 823 5 234 434 3,823 654

Nondurable goods

5,710 952 630 12 126 312 469 56 71 241 2,255 585

Wholesale and retail trade

20,314 1,497 1,209 69 669 10,129 3,318 62 96 709 579 1,977

Wholesale trade

3,594 513 173 3 34 1,304 542 52 22 126 122 701

Retail trade

16,720 984 1,036 66 636 8,824 2,776 10 73 582 456 1,276

Transportation and utilities

8,159 876 379 34 152 123 1,653 4 176 543 373 3,847

Information

2,903 564 1,134 6 72 330 428 0 13 279 40 37

Financial activities

10,482 4,398 907 62 326 2,284 2,112 0 49 186 41 116

Professional and business services

18,835 4,841 6,129 557 3,040 644 2,279 18 131 303 311 585

Education and health services

34,483 3,308 19,295 182 7,172 100 3,539 4 83 201 168 432

Leisure and hospitality

14,291 2,018 998 201 8,666 1,042 708 5 37 110 139 367

Other services

7,485 695 976 27 2,871 385 603 2 24 1,110 442 349

Other services, except private households

6,828 688 970 27 2,241 385 599 2 23 1,110 442 340

Private households

657 7 6 0 630 0 4 0 1 0 0 8

Public administration

7,083 1,351 1,812 1,905 325 31 1,195 21 105 165 80 94

Men

Agriculture and related

1,843 778 38 12 48 13 13 801 11 30 20 78

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

654 119 86 4 4 9 21 1 231 54 46 80

Construction

9,722 1,732 210 13 38 90 70 5 6,576 603 158 225

Manufacturing

10,857 1,774 1,745 29 135 383 509 26 294 642 4,323 995

Durable goods

7,235 1,189 1,328 19 60 219 325 5 228 409 2,906 548

Nondurable goods

3,622 585 418 9 75 164 184 22 66 234 1,418 448

Wholesale and retail trade

11,176 833 519 48 316 5,195 1,460 32 91 679 374 1,630

Wholesale trade

2,521 324 112 3 22 963 234 26 22 122 81 610

Retail trade

8,656 509 407 45 293 4,231 1,226 6 68 557 293 1,020

Transportation and utilities

6,204 613 287 25 90 86 801 3 174 527 334 3,263

Information

1,771 338 736 6 34 186 135 0 13 268 27 30

Financial activities

4,940 2,245 524 33 233 1,131 431 0 46 174 20 102

Professional and business services

10,882 2,689 3,930 413 1,839 348 539 14 121 285 219 484

Education and health services

8,804 1,125 5,199 121 1,430 29 341 3 76 183 67 231

Leisure and hospitality

6,996 1,035 557 140 4,238 280 232 4 33 104 70 301

Other services

3,617 295 553 20 666 277 80 2 24 1,075 310 315

Other services, except private households

3,562 294 551 20 624 277 80 2 23 1,075 310 307

Private households

55 1 2 0 42 0 0 0 1 0 0 8

Public administration

3,935 630 896 1,556 132 17 295 15 99 154 63 80

Women

Agriculture and related

611 278 14 2 29 5 68 200 0 0 4 11

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

94 27 25 0 1 1 31 0 5 1 1 1

Construction

971 252 56 2 9 21 421 0 192 9 3 7

Manufacturing

4,551 871 509 8 81 224 783 35 10 32 1,755 243

Durable goods

2,463 503 296 5 30 76 498 1 5 25 917 106

Nondurable goods

2,088 368 213 3 51 148 285 35 4 7 837 137

Wholesale and retail trade

9,137 664 689 21 354 4,934 1,858 29 5 30 205 347

Wholesale trade

1,073 189 61 1 11 341 308 25 0 5 41 91

Retail trade

8,064 476 628 21 342 4,593 1,550 4 5 25 164 256

Transportation and utilities

1,955 263 92 9 62 37 851 1 2 16 39 584

Information

1,132 226 399 0 39 144 293 0 0 11 13 7

Financial activities

5,542 2,153 383 29 93 1,153 1,681 0 3 12 21 14

Professional and business services

7,954 2,151 2,198 144 1,201 296 1,740 3 10 18 91 101

Education and health services

25,679 2,183 14,096 61 5,742 71 3,198 1 7 18 101 201

Leisure and hospitality

7,294 983 441 61 4,428 762 476 1 3 6 68 66

Other services

3,868 400 423 7 2,206 108 524 0 0 35 131 33

Other services, except private households

3,265 394 419 7 1,617 108 519 0 0 35 131 33

Private households

602 6 4 0 588 0 4 0 0 0 0 0

Public administration

3,148 721 916 350 193 15 899 6 6 11 17 14

White

Agriculture and related

2,267 1,007 49 13 72 18 73 908 10 28 17 72

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

656 135 95 4 4 7 44 1 207 49 38 70

Construction

9,500 1,816 221 11 39 107 450 5 5,958 554 136 203

Manufacturing

12,319 2,300 1,738 29 162 536 1,073 51 271 588 4,632 940

Durable goods

7,812 1,481 1,244 18 72 265 694 5 205 370 2,959 499

Nondurable goods

4,507 819 495 11 90 271 379 45 66 218 1,674 441

Wholesale and retail trade

16,017 1,255 929 50 504 8,056 2,558 48 86 605 449 1,478

Wholesale trade

2,963 441 139 3 26 1,157 433 39 18 109 88 510

Retail trade

13,055 814 791 47 478 6,899 2,125 9 68 496 360 968

Transportation and utilities

5,964 721 302 24 95 107 1,139 4 152 460 321 2,637

Information

2,261 459 870 5 60 264 314 0 11 221 32 25

Financial activities

8,395 3,615 627 42 236 1,918 1,642 0 43 155 32 84

Professional and business services

14,783 3,958 4,729 313 2,475 539 1,781 14 107 242 225 399

Education and health services

26,269 2,653 15,190 117 4,819 76 2,758 4 65 163 112 311

Leisure and hospitality

10,680 1,555 820 148 6,453 674 526 4 30 95 102 273

Other services

5,792 573 793 24 2,024 316 502 2 23 943 352 239

Other services, except private households

5,247 567 789 24 1,501 316 499 2 22 943 352 232

Private households

545 6 3 0 523 0 4 0 1 0 0 7

Public administration

5,275 1,016 1,320 1,480 225 21 856 17 86 128 64 60

Black or African American

Agriculture and related

75 10 1 0 3 0 3 42 0 1 2 11

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

42 4 6 0 1 0 6 0 13 3 4 6

Construction

652 80 17 1 4 1 16 0 460 33 17 22

Manufacturing

1,556 120 113 6 26 34 131 7 18 47 840 213

Durable goods

907 70 68 5 10 17 77 0 14 35 496 115

Nondurable goods

649 50 45 1 16 17 54 7 4 12 344 99

Wholesale and retail trade

2,381 101 88 11 99 1,135 484 7 6 55 70 324

Wholesale trade

334 24 9 0 6 65 59 7 4 10 16 134

Retail trade

2,047 77 78 11 93 1,070 425 1 2 46 54 190

Transportation and utilities

1,531 90 37 8 43 12 383 0 11 46 37 865

Information

337 45 99 1 7 45 82 0 0 47 3 7

Financial activities

1,090 392 99 16 58 186 293 0 4 19 5 20

Professional and business services

1,880 331 394 185 360 62 324 1 13 32 44 133

Education and health services

5,121 407 2,289 51 1,689 15 505 0 14 26 34 89

Leisure and hospitality

1,878 189 87 33 1,166 229 89 0 2 9 22 54

Other services

835 72 115 3 354 31 52 0 0 92 43 74

Other services, except private households

768 71 113 3 290 31 52 0 0 92 43 73

Private households

67 0 2 0 64 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Public administration

1,209 234 301 323 54 7 224 0 10 20 10 26

Asian

Agriculture and related

35 14 2 0 1 0 2 12 0 1 1 2

Mining, quarrying, and
oil and gas extraction

19 3 10 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 2 1

Construction

201 47 18 2 1 2 11 0 104 13 2 2

Manufacturing

1,097 188 358 2 12 25 50 2 6 20 395 39

Durable goods

726 118 278 2 4 10 30 0 6 15 246 19

Nondurable goods

371 70 80 0 9 15 21 2 1 5 149 20

Wholesale and retail trade

1,194 105 157 3 30 586 155 4 1 27 35 92

Wholesale trade

208 41 21 1 1 60 33 4 0 3 9 35

Retail trade

987 64 135 3 29 526 121 0 1 24 25 57

Transportation and utilities

403 43 33 0 7 4 78 0 5 17 5 211

Information

222 48 128 0 1 16 18 0 2 7 2 1

Financial activities

724 298 164 3 17 122 107 0 1 6 4 2

Professional and business services

1,572 440 829 27 81 29 103 0 4 14 27 18

Education and health services

2,103 158 1,361 6 383 4 153 0 1 7 14 14

Leisure and hospitality

965 191 54 7 554 71 54 0 1 2 12 19

Other services

593 29 47 0 386 22 27 0 0 41 24 17

Other services, except private households

570 28 46 0 365 22 26 0 0 41 24 17

Private households

23 1 0 0 21 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Public administration

320 59 131 40 20 3 47 2 2 7 3 6

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups will not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: January 19, 2018