Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census
Release: New Residential Construction
U.S. Bureau of the Census and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Housing Starts: Total: New Privately Owned Housing Units Started [HOUST], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/HOUST, November 23, 2017.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Release: Employment Situation
Construction employees in the construction sector include: Working supervisors, qualified craft workers, mechanics, apprentices, helpers, laborers, and so forth, engaged in new work, alterations, demolition, repair, maintenance, and the like, whether working at the site of construction or in shops or yards at jobs (such as precutting and preassembling) ordinarily performed by members of the construction trades.
The series comes from the 'Current Employment Statistics (Establishment Survey).'
The source code is: CES2023610001
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, All Employees: Construction: Residential Building [CES2023610001], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/CES2023610001, November 23, 2017.
- Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail, Seasonally adjusted