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Current Employment Statistics (Establishment Data):
Table B-1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry sector and selected industry detail, Not seasonally adjusted

   
    Jan 1939    
 
 
    Jul 2019
Thousands of Persons
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Total nonfarm
Jul 2019 151,183 152,242 148,948
Total private
Jul 2019 129,926 129,796 127,775
Goods-producing
Jul 2019 21,453 21,387 21,083
Mining and logging
Jul 2019 762 762 745
Logging
Jul 2019 48.8 47.7 49.9
Mining
Jul 2019 712.9 714.3 694.6
Oil and gas extraction
Jul 2019 159.2 160.1 148.0
Mining, except oil and gas
Jul 2019 197.1 199.3 196.9
Coal mining
Jul 2019 52.0 53.0 51.9
Support activities for mining
Jul 2019 356.6 354.9 349.7
Construction
Jul 2019 7,756 7,700 7,555
Construction of buildings
Jul 2019 1,696.5 1,684.7 1,675.9
Residential building
Jul 2019 853.8 849.6 829.8
Nonresidential building
Jul 2019 842.7 835.1 846.1
Heavy and civil engineering construction
Jul 2019 1,136.8 1,133.8 1,121.1
Specialty trade contractors
Jul 2019 4,922.3 4,881.1 4,757.9
Residential specialty trade contractors
Jul 2019 2,146.1 2,128.6 2,091.6
Nonresidential specialty trade contractors
Jul 2019 2,776.2 2,752.5 2,666.3
Manufacturing
Jul 2019 12,935 12,925 12,783
Durable goods
Jul 2019 8,105 8,115 7,987
Wood products
Jul 2019 413.6 412.0 411.0
Nonmetallic mineral products
Jul 2019 422.1 422.2 421.2
Primary metals
Jul 2019 378.9 381.9 377.5
Fabricated metal products
Jul 2019 1,491.2 1,493.4 1,478.8
Machinery
Jul 2019 1,144.7 1,147.8 1,133.1
Computer and electronic products
Jul 2019 1,093.9 1,088.7 1,064.3
Computer and peripheral equipment
Jul 2019 162.6 161.5 157.2
Communication equipment
Jul 2019 86.2 86.1 85.8
Semiconductors and electronic components
Jul 2019 381.7 380.0 373.6
Electronic instruments
Jul 2019 429.5 427.0 414.1
Electrical equipment and appliances
Jul 2019 406.3 403.3 402.9
Transportation equipment
Jul 2019 1,737.2 1,748.3 1,689.3
Motor vehicles and parts
Jul 2019 987.7 1,001.6 976.5
Furniture and related products
Jul 2019 396.7 395.5 397.5
Miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing
Jul 2019 620.3 621.9 611.1
Nondurable goods
Jul 2019 4,830 4,810 4,796
Food manufacturing
Jul 2019 1,663.0 1,644.8 1,650.6
Textile mills
Jul 2019 112.0 112.3 112.9
Textile product mills
Jul 2019 115.0 113.5 116.4
Apparel
Jul 2019 106.9 108.7 111.9
Paper and paper products
Jul 2019 371.4 371.2 368.2
Printing and related support activities
Jul 2019 422.2 422.3 432.1
Petroleum and coal products
Jul 2019 118.9 119.0 119.7
Chemicals
Jul 2019 863.8 860.9 841.4
Plastics and rubber products
Jul 2019 741.9 743.8 734.7
Miscellaneous nondurable goods manufacturing
Jul 2019 315.3 313.1 308.1
Private service-providing
Jul 2019 108,473 108,409 106,692
Trade, transportation, and utilities
Jul 2019 27,794 27,829 27,636
Wholesale trade
Jul 2019 5,969.0 5,961.9 5,879.4
Durable goods
Jul 2019 3,232.3 3,224.0 3,165.9
Nondurable goods
Jul 2019 2,182.1 2,184.8 2,160.5
Electronic markets and agents and brokers
Jul 2019 554.6 553.1 553.0
Retail trade
Jul 2019 15,781.3 15,776.1 15,854.5
Motor vehicles and parts dealers
Jul 2019 2,065.0 2,063.4 2,037.7
Automobile dealers
Jul 2019 1,314.1 1,311.5 1,303.9
Furniture and home furnishings stores
Jul 2019 478.3 481.3 474.4
Electronics and appliance stores
Jul 2019 457.7 462.7 487.5
Building material and garden supply stores
Jul 2019 1,343.1 1,364.9 1,345.2
Food and beverage stores
Jul 2019 3,145.7 3,138.4 3,107.4
Health and personal care stores
Jul 2019 1,035.9 1,039.4 1,050.6
Gasoline stations
Jul 2019 966.4 962.9 944.4
Clothing and clothing accessories stores
Jul 2019 1,316.1 1,301.0 1,377.3
Sporting goods, hobby, book, and music stores
Jul 2019 543.5 543.8 552.3
General merchandise stores
Jul 2019 3,011.8 2,998.2 3,060.3
Department stores
. . . .
Miscellaneous store retailers
Jul 2019 845.4 844.0 847.7
Nonstore retailers
Jul 2019 572.4 576.1 569.7
Transportation and warehousing
Jul 2019 5,484.6 5,532.4 5,344.7
Air transportation
Jul 2019 523.4 522.0 506.1
Rail transportation
Jul 2019 206.0 206.0 214.8
Water transportation
Jul 2019 67.2 66.4 67.6
Truck transportation
Jul 2019 1,539.9 1,534.0 1,504.4
Transit and ground passenger transportation
Jul 2019 422.5 486.5 425.4
Pipeline transportation
Jul 2019 48.4 48.1 49.1
Scenic and sightseeing transportation
Jul 2019 45.4 44.2 44.6
Support activities for transportation
Jul 2019 720.5 723.7 712.1
Couriers and messengers
Jul 2019 728.3 722.1 690.4
Warehousing and storage
Jul 2019 1,183.0 1,179.4 1,130.2
Utilities
Jul 2019 559.0 558.4 557.0
Information
Jul 2019 2,837 2,839 2,850
Publishing industries, except Internet
Jul 2019 745.1 743.1 736.5
Motion picture and sound recording industries
Jul 2019 438.6 441.7 447.3
Broadcasting, except Internet
Jul 2019 267.1 268.7 268.6
Telecommunications
Jul 2019 713.2 717.5 752.9
Data processing, hosting and related services
Jul 2019 335.0 332.5 331.7
Other information services
Jul 2019 338.0 335.2 312.5
Financial activities
Jul 2019 8,761 8,714 8,653
Finance and insurance
Jul 2019 6,386.1 6,353.2 6,348.3
Monetary authorities - central bank
Jul 2019 19.7 19.4 19.9
Credit intermediation and related activities
Jul 2019 2,649.1 2,639.6 2,666.6
Depository credit intermediation
Jul 2019 1,719.3 1,717.7 1,727.9
Commercial banking
Jul 2019 1,314.5 1,312.7 1,329.8
Securities, commodity contracts, investments, and funds and trusts
Jul 2019 985.9 977.1 964.8
Insurance carriers and related activities
Jul 2019 2,731.4 2,717.1 2,697.0
Real estate and rental and leasing
Jul 2019 2,374.4 2,360.5 2,304.7
Real estate
Jul 2019 1,735.7 1,725.9 1,688.8
Rental and leasing services
Jul 2019 615.2 610.9 591.7
Lessors of nonfinancial intangible assets
Jul 2019 23.5 23.7 24.2
Professional and business services
Jul 2019 21,605 21,577 21,139
Professional and technical services
Jul 2019 9,632.4 9,568.3 9,326.2
Legal services
Jul 2019 1,154.9 1,155.5 1,152.2
Accounting and bookkeeping services
Jul 2019 1,006.5 1,000.2 959.4
Architectural and engineering services
Jul 2019 1,544.6 1,535.1 1,499.9
Computer systems design and related services
Jul 2019 2,236.4 2,210.3 2,139.7
Management and technical consulting services
Jul 2019 1,540.9 1,531.1 1,490.6
Management of companies and enterprises
Jul 2019 2,435.4 2,430.1 2,395.9
Administrative and waste services
Jul 2019 9,537.2 9,579.0 9,416.5
Administrative and support services
Jul 2019 9,072.0 9,117.0 8,968.5
Employment services
Jul 2019 3,670.4 3,710.7 3,633.9
Temporary help services
Jul 2019 2,985.5 3,026.8 2,960.6
Business support services
Jul 2019 880.9 878.6 883.0
Services to buildings and dwellings
Jul 2019 2,325.2 2,322.5 2,283.6
Waste management and remediation services
Jul 2019 465.2 462.0 448.0
Education and health services
Jul 2019 23,951 24,038 23,333
Educational services
Jul 2019 3,483.8 3,586.1 3,423.5
Health care and social assistance
Jul 2019 20,467.1 20,452.3 19,909.4
Health care
Jul 2019 16,430.2 16,399.6 16,024.4
Ambulatory health care services
Jul 2019 7,776.8 7,755.9 7,502.8
Offices of physicians
Jul 2019 2,690.7 2,684.8 2,621.0
Outpatient care centers
Jul 2019 972.6 970.3 935.2
Home health care services
Jul 2019 1,551.0 1,544.4 1,471.7
Hospitals
Jul 2019 5,242.5 5,241.6 5,151.4
Nursing and residential care facilities
Jul 2019 3,410.9 3,402.1 3,370.2
Nursing care facilities
Jul 2019 1,613.6 1,609.7 1,609.0
Social assistance
Jul 2019 4,036.9 4,052.7 3,885.0
Child day care services
Jul 2019 947.4 978.0 898.6
Leisure and hospitality
Jul 2019 17,504 17,396 17,164
Arts, entertainment, and recreation
Jul 2019 2,821.9 2,753.8 2,762.4
Performing arts and spectator sports
Jul 2019 544.2 552.8 529.2
Museums, historical sites, and similar institutions
Jul 2019 193.7 190.7 188.7
Amusements, gambling, and recreation
Jul 2019 2,084.0 2,010.3 2,044.5
Accommodation and food services
Jul 2019 14,682.0 14,641.7 14,401.2
Accommodation
Jul 2019 2,222.2 2,171.8 2,195.8
Food services and drinking places
Jul 2019 12,459.8 12,469.9 12,205.4
Other services
Jul 2019 6,021 6,016 5,917
Repair and maintenance
Jul 2019 1,370.9 1,368.2 1,335.0
Personal and laundry services
Jul 2019 1,543.6 1,551.1 1,517.9
Membership associations and organizations
Jul 2019 3,106.9 3,096.7 3,063.8
Government
Jul 2019 21,257 22,446 21,173
Federal
Jul 2019 2,834 2,832 2,810
Federal, except U.S. Postal Service
Jul 2019 2,226.8 2,225.2 2,204.8
U.S. Postal Service
Jul 2019 607.3 606.4 605.3
State government
Jul 2019 4,820 4,901 4,850
State government education
Jul 2019 2,099.7 2,184.4 2,136.9
State government, excluding education
Jul 2019 2,719.8 2,716.5 2,712.7
Local government
Jul 2019 13,603 14,713 13,513
Local government education
Jul 2019 6,778.8 7,946.5 6,757.0
Local government, excluding education
Jul 2019 6,823.9 6,766.5 6,756.2
   

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