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Release Tables:
Report Highlights

   
    Apr 2002    
 
 
    May 2019
Thousands
Name May 2019 Apr 2019 May 2018
Total U.S. Nonfarm Private Employment
128,750.538 128,723.169 126,323.795
By Company Size
Small businesses (1-49 employees)
52,659.294 52,711.106 52,109.856
1-19 employees
31,954.190 32,004.429 31,762.601
20-49 employees
20,705.104 20,706.676 20,347.255
Medium businesses (50-499 employees)
46,701.078 46,689.871 45,506.245
Large businesses (> 499 employees)
29,390.167 29,322.192 28,707.694
500-999 employees
8,859.307 8,850.768 8,568.395
1,000+ employees
20,530.860 20,471.425 20,139.299
By Sector and Size
Goods-producing
21,058.306 21,101.696 20,659.955
Small businesses (1-49 employees)
6,946.338 6,979.090 6,842.085
1-19 employees
4,034.226 4,058.649 4,007.674
20-49 employees
2,912.111 2,920.441 2,834.411
Medium businesses (50-499 employees)
8,344.836 8,353.685 8,135.818
Large businesses (> 499 employees)
5,767.132 5,768.921 5,682.052
500-999 employees
1,969.798 1,972.926 1,924.388
1,000+ employees
3,797.334 3,795.994 3,757.664
Service-providing
107,692.233 107,621.473 105,663.840
Small businesses (1-49 employees)
45,712.956 45,732.016 45,267.771
1-19 employees
27,919.964 27,945.780 27,754.927
20-49 employees
17,792.992 17,786.236 17,512.843
Medium businesses (50-499 employees)
38,356.242 38,336.186 37,370.428
Large businesses (> 499 employees)
23,623.035 23,553.272 23,025.642
500-999 employees
6,889.509 6,877.841 6,644.007
1,000+ employees
16,733.526 16,675.430 16,381.635
Industry Snapshot
Construction
7,522.922 7,559.402 7,284.836
Manufacturing
12,792.403 12,794.987 12,644.538
Trade/transportation/utilities
27,937.708 27,938.022 27,644.751
Financial activities
8,668.437 8,655.296 8,554.245
Professional/business services
21,476.270 21,454.296 20,903.348
   

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