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Current Employment Statistics (Establishment Data):
Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail, Seasonally adjusted

   
    Jan 1939    
 
 
    Jul 2019
Thousands of Persons
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Total nonfarm
Jul 2019 151,431 151,267 149,185
Total private
Jul 2019 128,889 128,741 126,727
Goods-producing
Jul 2019 21,121 21,106 20,744
Mining and logging
Jul 2019 752 757 734
Logging
Jul 2019 47.4 47.0 48.4
Mining
Jul 2019 704.4 709.5 685.9
Oil and gas extraction
Jul 2019 157.1 158.3 146.0
Mining, except oil and gas
Jul 2019 193.7 195.1 193.1
Coal mining
Jul 2019 52.1 52.9 52.0
Support activities for mining
Jul 2019 353.6 356.1 346.8
Construction
Jul 2019 7,505 7,501 7,303
Construction of buildings
Jul 2019 1,655.1 1,653.6 1,631.7
Residential building
Jul 2019 832.5 831.1 805.9
Nonresidential building
Jul 2019 822.6 822.5 825.8
Heavy and civil engineering construction
Jul 2019 1,075.1 1,079.4 1,058.9
Specialty trade contractors
Jul 2019 4,775.1 4,767.7 4,612.0
Residential specialty trade contractors
Jul 2019 2,080.1 2,074.1 2,026.3
Nonresidential specialty trade contractors
Jul 2019 2,695.0 2,693.6 2,585.7
Manufacturing
Jul 2019 12,864 12,848 12,707
Durable goods
Jul 2019 8,081 8,069 7,961
Wood products
Jul 2019 409.9 409.4 407.4
Nonmetallic mineral products
Jul 2019 415.9 415.6 414.3
Primary metals
Jul 2019 379.3 380.6 377.4
Fabricated metal products
Jul 2019 1,484.0 1,483.5 1,471.3
Machinery
Jul 2019 1,138.3 1,141.9 1,126.5
Computer and electronic products
Jul 2019 1,086.8 1,084.2 1,057.7
Computer and peripheral equipment
Jul 2019 161.3 161.2 156.2
Communication equipment
Jul 2019 85.8 85.6 85.2
Semiconductors and electronic components
Jul 2019 379.1 378.1 371.1
Electronic instruments
Jul 2019 426.8 425.4 411.7
Electrical equipment and appliances
Jul 2019 403.3 402.6 399.9
Transportation equipment
Jul 2019 1,751.1 1,741.6 1,703.2
Motor vehicles and parts
Jul 2019 1,005.5 998.3 993.6
Furniture and related products
Jul 2019 394.1 392.1 394.9
Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing
Jul 2019 618.2 617.9 608.8
Nondurable goods
Jul 2019 4,783 4,779 4,746
Food manufacturing
Jul 2019 1,635.4 1,634.2 1,621.7
Textile mills
Jul 2019 112.1 112.1 112.8
Textile product mills
Jul 2019 114.5 114.0 115.9
Apparel
Jul 2019 107.7 108.0 113.2
Paper and paper products
Jul 2019 370.2 369.5 366.8
Printing and related support activities
Jul 2019 420.6 421.3 430.6
Petroleum and coal products
Jul 2019 115.8 116.0 116.2
Chemicals
Jul 2019 859.5 857.6 836.7
Plastics and rubber products
Jul 2019 739.1 738.8 731.5
Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing
Jul 2019 307.6 307.7 300.2
Private service-providing
Jul 2019 107,768 107,635 105,983
Trade, transportation, and utilities
Jul 2019 27,824 27,821 27,643
Wholesale trade
Jul 2019 5,940.6 5,933.9 5,849.4
Durable goods
Jul 2019 3,217.9 3,213.2 3,150.4
Nondurable goods
Jul 2019 2,171.0 2,169.8 2,149.0
Electronic markets and agents and brokers
Jul 2019 551.7 550.9 550.0
Retail trade
Jul 2019 15,764.5 15,768.1 15,824.4
Motor vehicles and parts dealers
Jul 2019 2,049.6 2,049.7 2,022.4
Automobile dealers
Jul 2019 1,309.4 1,308.5 1,299.2
Furniture and home furnishings stores
Jul 2019 485.2 486.2 480.3
Electronics and appliance stores
Jul 2019 462.6 468.3 493.0
Building material and garden supply stores
Jul 2019 1,306.3 1,304.8 1,309.0
Food and beverage stores
Jul 2019 3,122.1 3,116.8 3,082.9
Health and personal care stores
Jul 2019 1,043.3 1,042.1 1,056.0
Gasoline stations
Jul 2019 954.7 951.9 932.6
Clothing and clothing accessories stores
Jul 2019 1,324.8 1,325.4 1,381.1
Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores
Jul 2019 554.3 555.4 565.7
General merchandise stores
Jul 2019 3,050.6 3,052.8 3,093.4
Department stores
. . . .
Miscellaneous store retailers
Jul 2019 833.7 835.7 833.9
Nonstore retailers
Jul 2019 577.3 579.0 574.1
Transportation and warehousing
Jul 2019 5,564.2 5,563.9 5,417.2
Air transportation
Jul 2019 519.3 518.4 501.7
Rail transportation
Jul 2019 206.2 206.3 214.5
Water transportation
Jul 2019 64.4 64.3 64.7
Truck transportation
Jul 2019 1,524.0 1,522.0 1,487.7
Transit and ground passenger transportation
Jul 2019 483.7 491.9 486.0
Pipeline transportation
Jul 2019 48.1 48.1 49.0
Scenic and sightseeing transportation
Jul 2019 34.4 34.9 33.7
Support activities for transportation
Jul 2019 720.0 723.8 711.0
Couriers and messengers
Jul 2019 769.6 762.9 729.2
Warehousing and storage
Jul 2019 1,194.5 1,191.3 1,139.7
Utilities
Jul 2019 554.4 554.8 552.4
Information
Jul 2019 2,819 2,829 2,832
Publishing industries, except Internet
Jul 2019 741.2 742.3 732.9
Motion picture and sound recording industries
Jul 2019 428.4 434.3 438.2
Broadcasting, except Internet
Jul 2019 268.7 269.1 270.1
Telecommunications
Jul 2019 712.7 717.8 751.0
Data processing, hosting and related services
Jul 2019 333.3 332.0 330.1
Other information services
Jul 2019 335.1 333.1 309.6
Financial activities
Jul 2019 8,677 8,659 8,572
Finance and insurance
Jul 2019 6,351.0 6,337.1 6,315.5
Monetary authorities - central bank
Jul 2019 19.4 19.4 19.6
Credit intermediation and related activities
Jul 2019 2,631.4 2,630.6 2,649.9
Depository credit intermediation
Jul 2019 1,707.7 1,708.5 1,716.9
Commercial banking
Jul 2019 1,306.0 1,306.9 1,321.9
Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts
Jul 2019 976.1 974.4 955.8
Insurance carriers and related activities
Jul 2019 2,724.1 2,712.7 2,690.2
Real estate and rental and leasing
Jul 2019 2,326.2 2,321.9 2,256.6
Real estate
Jul 2019 1,710.8 1,707.6 1,664.0
Rental and leasing services
Jul 2019 592.5 591.3 569.0
Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets
Jul 2019 22.9 23.0 23.6
Professional and business services
Jul 2019 21,484 21,446 21,017
Professional and technical services
Jul 2019 9,613.7 9,582.9 9,313.9
Legal services
Jul 2019 1,144.2 1,144.1 1,141.8
Accounting and bookkeeping services
Jul 2019 1,059.6 1,056.0 1,016.7
Architectural and engineering services
Jul 2019 1,521.3 1,517.5 1,477.2
Computer systems design and related services
Jul 2019 2,222.6 2,212.0 2,127.0
Management and technical consulting services
Jul 2019 1,533.3 1,527.5 1,483.1
Management of companies and enterprises
Jul 2019 2,415.0 2,414.1 2,375.3
Administrative and waste services
Jul 2019 9,455.0 9,449.3 9,327.7
Administrative and support services
Jul 2019 8,998.5 8,993.8 8,888.6
Employment services
Jul 2019 3,715.0 3,709.5 3,674.0
Temporary help services
Jul 2019 3,033.6 3,031.4 3,004.1
Business support services
Jul 2019 895.3 894.9 897.5
Services to buildings and dwellings
Jul 2019 2,197.6 2,197.3 2,155.0
Waste management and remediation services
Jul 2019 456.5 455.5 439.1
Education and health services
Jul 2019 24,299 24,233 23,694
Educational services
Jul 2019 3,807.0 3,791.3 3,749.7
Health care and social assistance
Jul 2019 20,491.8 20,441.4 19,943.9
Health care
Jul 2019 16,412.1 16,381.7 16,006.8
Ambulatory health care services
Jul 2019 7,775.9 7,747.0 7,503.0
Offices of physicians
Jul 2019 2,688.5 2,685.5 2,618.6
Outpatient care centers
Jul 2019 972.9 970.5 934.9
Home health care services
Jul 2019 1,552.6 1,541.9 1,474.8
Hospitals
Jul 2019 5,238.9 5,241.0 5,145.8
Nursing and residential care facilities
Jul 2019 3,397.3 3,393.7 3,358.0
Nursing care facilities
Jul 2019 1,608.6 1,607.8 1,604.1
Social assistance
Jul 2019 4,079.7 4,059.7 3,937.1
Child day care services
Jul 2019 1,004.0 995.9 962.1
Leisure and hospitality
Jul 2019 16,716 16,706 16,378
Arts, entertainment, and recreation
Jul 2019 2,449.4 2,449.5 2,389.6
Performing arts and spectator sports
Jul 2019 515.6 519.1 500.6
Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions
Jul 2019 175.0 175.0 170.2
Amusements, gambling, and recreation
Jul 2019 1,758.8 1,755.4 1,718.8
Accommodation and food services
Jul 2019 14,266.2 14,256.0 13,988.2
Accommodation
Jul 2019 2,060.9 2,066.1 2,035.7
Food services and drinking places
Jul 2019 12,205.3 12,189.9 11,952.5
Other services
Jul 2019 5,949 5,941 5,847
Repair and maintenance
Jul 2019 1,364.4 1,359.1 1,329.5
Personal and laundry services
Jul 2019 1,534.4 1,534.2 1,508.0
Membership associations and organizations
Jul 2019 3,049.7 3,047.9 3,009.2
Government
Jul 2019 22,542 22,526 22,458
Federal
Jul 2019 2,820 2,818 2,796
Federal, except U.S. Postal Service
Jul 2019 2,210.4 2,207.9 2,189.6
U.S. Postal Service
Jul 2019 609.7 609.9 606.6
State government
Jul 2019 5,156 5,156 5,179
State government education
Jul 2019 2,454.1 2,457.5 2,484.1
State government, excluding education
Jul 2019 2,701.4 2,698.0 2,695.1
Local government
Jul 2019 14,566 14,552 14,483
Local government education
Jul 2019 7,991.2 7,979.5 7,972.7
Local government, excluding education
Jul 2019 6,574.6 6,572.8 6,510.4
   

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