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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-23. Employed persons in nonagricultural industries by sex and class of worker
[In thousands]
Industry and sex October 2019
Total
employed(1)
Wage and salary workers(2) Self-
employed
workers,
unincorporated
Total Private
industries
Government

TOTAL

Total, nonagricultural industries

156,513 147,522 125,924 21,598 8,926

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

809 796 793 3 13

Construction

11,783 10,039 9,585 453 1,733

Manufacturing

15,417 15,095 15,003 92 321

Durable goods

9,848 9,661 9,589 72 186

Nondurable goods

5,569 5,434 5,415 20 135

Wholesale and retail trade

20,442 19,595 19,509 86 838

Wholesale trade

3,602 3,471 3,469 2 131

Retail trade

16,840 16,124 16,041 83 707

Transportation and utilities

9,246 8,716 7,320 1,396 524

Transportation and warehousing

7,802 7,273 6,181 1,092 524

Utilities

1,444 1,444 1,140 304 -

Information

2,634 2,505 2,336 169 127

Financial activities

10,806 10,159 9,940 219 640

Finance and insurance

7,707 7,486 7,347 139 221

Real estate and rental and leasing

3,098 2,673 2,593 80 419

Professional and business services

19,525 17,580 17,060 521 1,937

Professional and technical services

12,815 11,712 11,395 316 1,100

Management, administrative, and waste services

6,710 5,869 5,664 204 837

Education and health services

36,453 35,423 24,465 10,958 1,025

Educational services

14,573 14,338 5,034 9,305 235

Health care and social assistance

21,880 21,084 19,431 1,653 790

Hospitals

7,418 7,406 6,646 760 12

Health services, except hospitals

10,960 10,524 10,144 381 430

Social assistance

3,502 3,154 2,641 512 348

Leisure and hospitality

14,423 13,680 13,324 355 736

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

3,319 2,846 2,551 295 473

Accommodation and food services

11,104 10,833 10,773 60 263

Other services

7,667 6,626 6,588 38 1,032

Other services, except private households

6,883 5,842 5,804 38 1,032

Private households

784 784 784 - -

Public administration

7,308 7,308 - 7,308 -

Men

Total, nonagricultural industries

82,154 76,834 67,792 9,043 5,304

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

660 650 650 0 10

Construction

10,488 8,899 8,506 393 1,587

Manufacturing

10,871 10,656 10,600 56 214

Durable goods

7,383 7,240 7,187 53 142

Nondurable goods

3,487 3,416 3,413 3 71

Wholesale and retail trade

11,586 11,132 11,084 48 452

Wholesale trade

2,465 2,368 2,366 2 97

Retail trade

9,120 8,764 8,718 46 354

Transportation and utilities

6,943 6,506 5,595 911 437

Transportation and warehousing

5,779 5,341 4,676 666 437

Utilities

1,165 1,165 919 246 -

Information

1,562 1,485 1,445 41 77

Financial activities

4,879 4,487 4,406 81 389

Finance and insurance

3,343 3,174 3,133 41 169

Real estate and rental and leasing

1,536 1,313 1,273 40 220

Professional and business services

11,279 10,214 9,949 265 1,064

Professional and technical services

7,175 6,599 6,445 154 576

Management, administrative, and waste services

4,104 3,616 3,505 111 489

Education and health services

9,313 9,092 6,005 3,087 218

Educational services

4,401 4,341 1,650 2,691 60

Health care and social assistance

4,912 4,751 4,355 396 158

Hospitals

1,896 1,895 1,664 230 2

Health services, except hospitals

2,438 2,299 2,217 82 136

Social assistance

578 557 474 84 20

Leisure and hospitality

6,982 6,606 6,425 181 375

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,743 1,512 1,347 165 231

Accommodation and food services

5,239 5,094 5,078 16 145

Other services

3,632 3,147 3,128 19 481

Other services, except private households

3,537 3,052 3,033 19 481

Private households

95 95 95 - -

Public administration

3,960 3,960 - 3,960 -

Women

Total, nonagricultural industries

74,360 70,687 58,132 12,555 3,622

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

149 146 143 3 3

Construction

1,295 1,140 1,079 60 146

Manufacturing

4,546 4,439 4,404 35 107

Durable goods

2,465 2,421 2,402 19 44

Nondurable goods

2,082 2,018 2,002 17 63

Wholesale and retail trade

8,857 8,463 8,425 37 386

Wholesale trade

1,136 1,103 1,103 0 33

Retail trade

7,720 7,360 7,322 37 353

Transportation and utilities

2,303 2,210 1,726 485 87

Transportation and warehousing

2,023 1,931 1,505 426 87

Utilities

279 279 221 59 -

Information

1,072 1,019 891 128 50

Financial activities

5,926 5,672 5,535 138 251

Finance and insurance

4,364 4,312 4,214 98 52

Real estate and rental and leasing

1,562 1,361 1,321 40 199

Professional and business services

8,246 7,366 7,110 256 872

Professional and technical services

5,640 5,113 4,950 162 524

Management, administrative, and waste services

2,606 2,253 2,160 93 348

Education and health services

27,141 26,331 18,460 7,871 807

Educational services

10,173 9,998 3,383 6,614 175

Health care and social assistance

16,968 16,334 15,077 1,257 632

Hospitals

5,522 5,511 4,982 529 10

Health services, except hospitals

8,522 8,226 7,927 299 294

Social assistance

2,924 2,596 2,168 429 328

Leisure and hospitality

7,442 7,073 6,899 175 361

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

1,577 1,334 1,204 130 243

Accommodation and food services

5,865 5,739 5,695 44 118

Other services

4,035 3,479 3,460 19 551

Other services, except private households

3,345 2,790 2,771 19 551

Private households

689 689 689 - -

Public administration

3,349 3,349 - 3,349 -

Footnotes
(1) Includes unpaid family workers, not shown separately.
(2) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: November 01, 2019