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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 Sept.
2011
July
2012
Aug.
2012(p)
Sept.
2012(p)

Total private

90,430 91,921 92,035 92,104

Goods-producing

13,044 13,207 13,178 13,178

Mining and logging

606 630 630 633

Construction

4,178 4,133 4,129 4,133

Manufacturing

8,260 8,444 8,419 8,412

Durable goods

5,010 5,183 5,159 5,156

Nondurable goods

3,250 3,261 3,260 3,256

Private service-providing

77,386 78,714 78,857 78,926

Trade, transportation, and utilities

21,260 21,483 21,522 21,530

Wholesale trade

4,434.6 4,539.5 4,548.2 4,541.4

Retail trade

12,672.1 12,705.0 12,720.7 12,722.1

Transportation and warehousing

3,709.7 3,793.9 3,802.7 3,816.1

Utilities

444.0 444.2 450.4 450.3

Information

2,126 2,134 2,134 2,129

Financial activities

5,882 5,954 5,962 5,973

Professional and business services

14,349 14,824 14,856 14,891

Education and health services

17,507 17,828 17,852 17,875

Leisure and hospitality

11,784 11,996 12,037 12,030

Other services

4,478 4,495 4,494 4,498

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

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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2021