Table B-6. Employment of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-6. Employment of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)
[In thousands]
Industry Dec.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017(p)
Dec.
2017(p)

Total private

101,372 102,735 102,910 103,033

Goods-producing

14,247 14,475 14,524 14,584

Mining and logging

468 522 527 532

Construction

5,123 5,189 5,208 5,239

Manufacturing

8,656 8,764 8,789 8,813

Durable goods

5,300 5,348 5,367 5,388

Nondurable goods

3,356 3,416 3,422 3,425

Private service-providing

87,125 88,260 88,386 88,449

Trade, transportation, and utilities

23,009 23,146 23,159 23,166

Wholesale trade

4,712.5 4,763.7 4,769.8 4,778.7

Retail trade

13,461.8 13,487.9 13,489.1 13,480.1

Transportation and warehousing

4,387.6 4,449.7 4,455.8 4,462.5

Utilities

447.4 444.8 444.5 444.7

Information

2,227 2,188 2,184 2,191

Financial activities

6,512 6,598 6,600 6,602

Professional and business services

16,697 17,028 17,081 17,072

Education and health services

20,069 20,403 20,450 20,480

Leisure and hospitality

13,886 14,108 14,117 14,137

Other services

4,725 4,789 4,795 4,801

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.
(p) Preliminary

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

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