Employment Situation Summary Table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Summary table B. Establishment data, seasonally adjusted
Category June
2016
Apr.
2017
May
2017(p)
June
2017(p)

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

Total nonfarm

297 207 152 222

Total private

269 194 159 187

Goods-producing

6 19 13 25

Mining and logging

-6 10 6 8

Construction

0 0 9 16

Manufacturing

12 9 -2 1

Durable goods(1)

2 4 6 9

Motor vehicles and parts

1.3 -0.6 -2.0 -1.3

Nondurable goods

10 5 -8 -8

Private service-providing

263 175 146 162

Wholesale trade

0.7 7.3 1.6 10.0

Retail trade

24.5 -4.0 -7.2 8.1

Transportation and warehousing

-5.1 7.2 11.6 2.4

Utilities

1.9 -0.4 -1.7 1.8

Information

41 -11 -6 -4

Financial activities

17 16 13 17

Professional and business services(1)

59 46 56 35

Temporary help services

18.2 1.7 16.8 13.4

Education and health services(1)

59 45 35 45

Health care and social assistance

53.2 48.1 29.7 59.1

Leisure and hospitality

49 60 25 36

Other services

16 9 18 11

Government

28 13 -7 35

(3-month average change, in thousands)

Total nonfarm

164 163 136 194

Total private

148 158 137 180

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

Total nonfarm women employees

49.6 49.5 49.5 49.5

Total private women employees

48.1 48.1 48.1 48.1

Total private production and nonsupervisory employees

82.3 82.4 82.4 82.4

HOURS AND EARNINGS
ALL EMPLOYEES

Total private

Average weekly hours

34.4 34.5 34.4 34.5

Average hourly earnings

$25.62 $26.18 $26.21 $26.25

Average weekly earnings

$881.33 $903.21 $901.62 $905.63

Index of aggregate weekly hours (2007=100)(3)

105.3 107.1 106.9 107.4

Over-the-month percent change

0.2 0.8 -0.2 0.5

Index of aggregate weekly payrolls (2007=100)(4)

129.0 134.1 134.0 134.8

Over-the-month percent change

0.4 1.0 -0.1 0.6

DIFFUSION INDEX
(Over 1-month span)(5)

Total private (261 industries)

62.6 59.8 55.2 59.6

Manufacturing (78 industries)

54.5 52.6 46.8 53.8

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.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2016 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: July 07, 2017