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Current Employment Statistics (Establishment Data):
Table B-6. Employment of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, thousands, Seasonally adjusted

   
    Jan 1939    
 
 
    Aug 2018
Thousands of Persons
Name Aug 2018 Jul 2018 Aug 2017
Total private
104,568 104,419 102,713
Goods-producing
14,868 14,867 14,462
Mining and logging
553 549 501
Construction
5,401 5,393 5,216
Manufacturing
8,914 8,925 8,745
Durable goods
5,459 5,468 5,318
Nondurable goods
3,455 3,457 3,427
Private service-providing
89,700 89,552 88,251
Trade, transportation, and utilities
23,511 23,494 23,178
Wholesale trade
4,821.3 4,803.0 4,736.0
Retail trade
13,592.3 13,606.3 13,501.8
Transportation and warehousing
4,655.9 4,644.5 4,494.5
Utilities
441.0 440.2 445.3
Information
2,223 2,225 2,250
Financial activities
6,649 6,636 6,592
Professional and business services
17,202 17,156 16,786
Education and health services
20,844 20,799 20,454
Leisure and hospitality
14,401 14,388 14,199
Other services
4,870 4,854 4,792
   

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