February 1947

Table 1o
43*
Revised Estimates of Employees 1/ in Nonagricultural Establishments, by Industry
Division, January 1939^Bef»<9sfeber 1946 Q
(in thousands)

Month and Year i Total Manufacturing Mining;
1939 Average
1940 Average
1941 Average

m i
January
February
March
April

W&y.
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
1940
January
February
lvfe.rch
April

30,28?
32,031

36,104

July
August
September
October
November
Deoember
1941
January
February
Llarch
April
M&y
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

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12,974

i 28,945
: 2^026
; 29,436
• 29/fiB
i 29,76s
30,132

9.787
9.787

: 30,108
i 30,512
i 31,254

10,117

! 31,629

1 31,491
3l#7io

30,602
30,632
30,953

31,023

31,353
June

10,078

10,780

31,619
31,644

34,196
34,763
35,615
36,283
36,843
37,351
37,9o 6

37,964
37>83i
38,099

1,150
1,294

2,912
3,013

1,790

3,248

9,;75

3,937
3,973
4,091
4,105
4 ,054 ,
4,127

10,489

1.285

2,994

10,746
10,694

931
943
928

1,234
l,l6l

3,017
,009
3,00/
,960

10,453

918

10,475

916

904
930

10,353

8?4

10,411

907
.919
927
934
934
931

11,603
11,874
12,113
12,39 *

1,260
1,300

2,925

2,934
2,930
2,946
2,996
3,028

1,342

1,371
1,469

3*085

1,607
1,629

3,102
3,069
3,045

1,606

3,915
3,926
3,962

6,602 4,690
6,608 4,702

2,941

902

3,886

3,957

2,947

1,015
1*146

3,91|

6J6& 4,688

1,312

9l6

4,192

5,016

6,618 4,649

1.285

899

3,987

2,934

853
883

10,439
10,343
10,298

4,781

2,872

836

1,010

4,610

2,813
2,847

2,^92

9,817

10,780

6,705*
,567|

6,432! 4,472
6,417: 4,469
6,4931 4,518
6,572 4,564

92

91'
1,035
1,132
1,234
1,272

m

32,210 I 10,830
I 33 ,ooi ‘ 11,182
I 33,416
11,405
i 33,6i6
11423
! 34,301
11,047
33,410
33,703

845

916
947

Construc­
tion

Finanoe,
Transport
ServicK,
tation
and
:and •
Trade; Miscel- Government
Public
lanef.ns
Utilities!

6,788 j 4,724
6,898 ! 4,634
6,980 j 4,598
7 ,389 ! 4,602
6,707 ! 4,622
: 6,701 j 4,628
6,902 i 4,6&4
6,8541 4,749
6,945 j 4,815
7,021j 4,850

4,073
4,048

§,929 I 4,843
6,96414,870
7 A 5 6 Ujsfe
7,254 }4,840
7,369 14,803
7,854 I4,800

4,17|
4,196
4,309
4,331

4,067
4,086

4,137
4,173

4,311

4,395

3,011

3,020

i4,822
I4,829

4,341

1,567

3,068
3,145
3,224
3,287

14,893

944
960

1,532
1,6^4
1,738
1,803

4,428
4,490
4,574
4,622

13,275
13,540
13,784
13,847

s 981
1,002

1,956
2,014

13,821

1,009

3,341
3,380
3,398
3,405

'(5,112
-5,133
5,126
5,076

13,817

iL,00y

3,369
3,333

5,029

12,648
12,967

933
930

PI
637

1,010
1,013

2,03j?
1,969
1,879
1,734

14,986

\5,052

j5,092

4,367

4,638

4,673
4,822
4,838

5,041
4,876

February 1947

44.

I'able 16
Revised Estimates of Employees 1/ in Nonagricultural Establishment, by Industry
Division, January. 1939—December 1946, Cont’d
(in thousands)

Finance,
Transpor-I
tation
:Service,
and
Conntruo- and
tGovernment
Month and Year; Total (Manufacturing I Mining tion
Public
Trade jMisee1- i
[laneous
Utilities!
I

Average
1944 Average

1942 Average
1943

39,697

42,042
41,480

15,051
17>381
17,111

983
917
883

2,170
1,567
1,094

3,433

13,740
13,971

1,007
993

14,184

938

1*675
1,649
1,834

14,391
14,576
14,791

989
939
987

3,305
3*290
3,314
3,385
3,419
3,453

994
991
93X
970
961
951

3,798

7,481
7,322
7,399

5,l§7
5*169

5,431
£,049.
6,026

5,044

4,882

5,148

1942

January
•February
March
April
May
June

37A85
37,346
37*903
38*577
39A29

July
August
September
October
November
December

40,162
40^672
41,158
41,296
41,375
41,892

15*143
15,519

January
February
March
April
May
June

41,000 i

41,206 !
41,653 j
41,962

l6,57Q
l6,816
17,037
17,129

42,004 !

17,181

42,365 j

July
August
September
October
Noverfber
December

42,352
42,319
42,2o9
42,323
42,423
42,638

m i

39,673

15*800

11,956
10,128
10,415

j
I
|
:

2,040
2,222

2,403
2'5S
2,577
2*53°
2,370
2.212

1*957

3,485
3*500
3,5*7
3*519
3,503
3,507

1,835
1,780
1,764
1*741

3,487
3,485

17*431

934
935
931
922
908
915

1,069

v y

12 ^ 11
17,T3§
17,696
17*777
17,858
17,722

915
912
915
910
901
907

1,580

3,689
3,04

17,587
17,581
17,447
17,235

1,114

1,147

3,653

1,153
1,157
1,125
1,092
1*057
969

1,694
1,524
1,451
1,343
1,272
i *k 7

7,291
7,253

3,520
3,570

5*023
5,081
5,140
5,188
5,236

4,962
5'°i2
5,167
5,282
5,407

5,232
5,234
5,229
5,173
5,1125,087

5,452
5,568
5»242
5*797
5,860
6,030

5,100
5,098
5,142

5,866
5,938
§,055
6,114
6,162
6,121

5,179
5,229
5,284
7,223
7,169
7,241
7,398
,576
,865

. 5,250
! 5,235
; 5,237
; 5,185
5,160
j 5,149

6,075
6,049
6,041

77,272
ooh

5.119

5,116
5*156
5,170
5,205
5,271

5,955
5*945
5,9^
5.980
6,015
5*976

3,86o
3,867

5,224

5.980

3,846
3 >820
3*819

5,204

3,688
3*689

\ $

6,021
5*973
6,179

1944

January
February
March
April
May
June

41-611
41.552
41.552
41,558

17,116

900
901
€96
892
090 .
895

July
August
September
October
November
December

41,473
41,467
41,355

17,091
17*085
16,888
16,758
16,695
.16,747

885
8G6
878
865
859
852

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41,443
41,420

41,267
41,841

!7,105

1,068
l,06l
1*075
!,1°9

3,664
3,704
3,737
3,780
3,809

3,816

5*209

5,146
5.119 •
5,099

6,066
6,040
6,032
6^48

February 1947

Table 16
Revised Estimates of Employees 1/ in Nonagricultural Establishments, by Industry
Division* January 1939-December 1946* Cont*d
(in thousands)

Month and Year*

Total jManufacturing

i

t

39,
40,

1945 Average

1940 Average

1
1
1
*
|Construo-4
| tion
1
j

Transpor­
tation
and
Trade
Public
Utilities

15,302

826

14,365

836

! 1,082
! 1,493

I 3,872
I 4,023

16,753

7,654
8,448

1947 Average

i

1945
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

40,878
40,939
41,094 I
40,830
40,680
40,648

16,801
16,728
16,528
16,292
16^061

848
845
844
80b
769
843

i
950
!
955
1
985
I 1,030
i 1,059
1 I,!02

;
i
1
i
!
;

40,338
40,047

15,693

832
832

; 1,136
: 1,170
! 1,159
: 1,164
i 1,171
i 1,108

! 3,927
i 3,922
1
6
? 3,86i
1 3,912
| 3,932

I 1,085
•: 1,101
j 1,203
1,356
| 1,438
5 1,532

j

1,6?^

!

15,343
13 ..414
13,307
13,367

38*256
38,192
38,613
39*210

833

%Z

843
855

13,331

3,780

3,011

3,039
3,843
3,858

3,906

3M

7,450
7,423
7,520
7,425

Finance,
Scrvice,
and
Miscel­ Government
laneous

5,274
5,954

5,967
5,595

5,082
5,081

6,015

5,111

m

5>i66

7,473

5,275
5,290
5,296

y,482

I’6#
7,87i

45.

5,247

8,118
8,491

5,437
5,534
5,^1

3,932
3,943
3,993
3,591
3,946
3,996

8,056
8,090

5,696

4,051
4,103

8,337 j 5,975

6,062
6,066
6,014

6,002
6,008
6,022

5,790

5,668

5,862

i

1946
January
February
Maroh
April
May
June

i 38,745

July
August
September
October
November
December

j 40,877
!.41,466
41,848
42,065
42,439
42,928

*
J
;
!
j

38,148
39,184
39>908
40,258
40,080

13,499
12,751
13,433
14,045
14,159
14,371

86*

14,526
14,876
15,035
15,064
15,271

873
886

864
857

542

81

\

I fl

884
883
883

874

15,348

1,753
3.,713
:

1,644

1
j
!
|
1

1 4,064
! 4,093
I 4,101
; 4,071

8,197
8,329

5,776
5,840
5,984

8,342

5,961

8,302

5,90

8,402 j 5,984
i 5,990

I'M 1 6,054

8*898 i 6,098
9,234 1 6,119

5.613
5,671
5,6ci
5,695
5.614
5,488

5,502
5,605
5,551
5,475
5,638

..Jt.

1/ Estimates include all full- and part-time -wage and salary -workers -who worked or received pay
during the pay period ending nearest the 15th of the month® Proprietors, self employed
persons, domestic servants* and personnel of the armed forces are excluded# These estimates
incorporate the revised estimates adjusted to final 1945 U* C * data and* therefore, supersede
data shown in mimeographed releases dated prior to April 194^ and Monthly Labor Reviews
dated prior to toy 194/• Data from January 1939 forward were affected by this revision#

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T a b le 1 2 . - R e v is e d E a t l c a t e s o f E o p lo y e e u I n N o t i a g r lc u l t u r a l E s t a b lis h m e n t s . b y I n d u s t r y
D i v i s i o n 1 / , J a n u a r y 3945 - F e b r u a r y 194P.
( I n th o u sa n d s)

C* r i s t r u o

¥eor
orid
n c n th

.
19*5

m i

R a n u fa e t- « r ln g t ll n ln g

v r.ta l

t ic n

p u b lic

40,069

1 5 .3 0 2

4 1 ,4 9 4

1 4 .5 1 5
1 5 .9 0 1

* 3.9 70

1S25
J a t i, . **0,878
F e b . . **0.543
E a r.. 4 1 .1 U
A p r . . *♦
0.853
H o y * . **0,719
J u n e . 4 0 ,7 0 ?
J u l y . n o ,n ex
A u g . . **0.127
S e p t . 38,1*07
O c t . . 36,369
8© v ,. 3 8 .8 3 3
D e o .• - 3 9 .4 8 1

826

3 .7 8 0

7 .4 5 0

1.357

3 .7 2 5

3.811

7 .4 2 3
7 .5 2 0

1 .3 5 6

1 .9 2 1

4 .0 2 3
4 ,0 6 0

1 6 ,7 5 3

646

950

16,801
16,728
16,528
16.292
16.061

845
84 4

959

7.6i>5
8 ,8 2 0

4 ,6 2 2

5 .9 * 7
5 ,6 0 7
5 .4 4 9

6 ,0 1 5
6 .0 2 3
6 ,0 5 7

7 .4 2 5
7 .4 7 0

1.368

3 .7 2 5
3 .7 5 0
3 .7 6 8

769
843

1 .0 5 3
1 .0 9 3
l»l**7

3 .8 5 9
3 ,8 4 3
3 .S 5 8

1 .3 7 4

3 .7 9 7

6,062
6,066

3 .9 0 6

7 .4 /5

1 .3 9 1

3.870

6 ,0 1 4

832
832

1 .1 8 7
1 .2 3 2

3 .9 2 7
3 .9 2 2

7 .4 7 3
7 .4 8 2

1 ,4 C 4
1 ,4 1 0
1 .4 0 4
1 ,4 1 6

3 .8 8 3

6,002

3.898

6.008
5 .7 9 0
5. 66e

806

1,002

1 .3 6 1

833

1.232

3.876

1 3 .3 0 7
1 3 .3 6 7

762

1 .2 5 2

3.861

7 .7 1 0
7,9*50

843

1.266

855

1 .2 1 5

8 ,2 1 9
8 ,6 3 4

1 .4 3 2

1 3 .3 3 1

3 .9 1 2
3 ,9 3 2

3 .9 1 6
4 ,0 4 1
4 ,1 2 6

1 .4 5 6

4 .1 9 6

5.862

13.52**

861

1.220

8,230

1 ,4 9 0

1 2 ,7 9 8
1 3 .5 1 0

857
859

8 ,3 0 1
8 ,4 i.6

5 .6 1 3
5 .6 2 9

**0,909
4 1 ,4 0 6

547
765
884

3 .9 9 1
3.9**6
3 .9 9 6

8 ,6 3 3

1 .5 1 3
1 .5 4 2
1 .5 6 7

4 ,2 4 2
4 ,2 8 4

1**,1**7
1 4 ,2 3 5
1 4 .4 9 3

1 .2 5 1
1 .3 7 5
1 .5 2 8
1 .6 1 7
1 .7 0 1

3 .9 3 2
3,9**3
3 ,9 8 3

**1,676

l* * ,6 8 l

901

1.802

4 ,0 5 1

8,708

**2.337

15.062

1 .8 8 7

1 .6 1 5
1 .6 2 4

15.2**5
1 5 .3 0 3
1 5 .5 4 1
1 5 ,6 4 2

**,103
4 ,0 6 4

8,810

**2,769
**3 , 0**8

915
912

8,957

1,611

9 .1 3 9
9 .4 3 7
9 .8 6 5

1,621

6,022

lg U 6
J a n ..
F e b ..
C a r..
A p r..
K a y ..
June0
J u ly ,
A u g ..
S e p t.
O o t..
D o v ..

1945
1946
1947
M S
Jan .
Peb.
E a r,
A p r.
Ray
Ju n e
J u ly
Aug.
S e p t.
O o t,
Bov.
Deo.
1346

3 9 .1 1 2
3 8 ,5 7 6
3 9 .7 3 7
*>0,548

**3.57**
D e o .. ****,25**
IS S Z
J a n . 1 **3.063
P e b . . **3,169
K a r . . **3, **10
A p r . . **3,221
r r a y . . 4 3 ,3 * $
J u n e . **3,816
J u ly .
A u g ..
S e p t.
O c t..
N o v ..

and
m cn th

1

i

9 .4 5 0

911

1 5 .6 9 3
1 5 .3 4 3
1 3 ,4 1 4

S e r v ic e G ove rn m en t

3.891
4,430

1* 132
1 .6 6 1


Year

F in a n c e

1.394
1,586
1.656

3 .8 7 2

852

'

|

u t ilit ie s ;

'

" 1f—

T ra n sp o r-j
t a t io n
!
end
iT ra d e

901

1 5 .6 7 7
1 5 .7 8 3

910

I . 69O

907

1,666

15.826

I

1 5 .5 6 f

906
881
910

1 5 .6 7 2

919

1 .9 5 7

4 .1 2 9

890

2 ,0 4 3

4 .1 5 5
4 ,1 6 3
4 ,1 3 4

1 $ .7 5 0

*>3,686

1 5 .5 8 0

(***.125

1 5 .9 6 2

4 4 ,5 1 3
****,758

1 6 .1 7 5
1 6 .2 0 9

****,918

16.256

D e c . . **5,618

Sources

1 .9 2 3

1.910
1 , 88?
1,826

16.35**

911
912

923
921
922
923
925

.709

1 ,7 9 8
I .865

2,096
2 ,1 0 7
2 ,0 9 9
2 ,0 4 6
1 .9 7 8

**,093
4 ,1 0 1

4,071
4 ,0 1 8
4 .0 1 6
4 ,0 2 7
3 .8 4 5
3 ,9 8 1

4 ,0 9 7
4 ,0 7 7
4 .0 7 1

0. s. Bureau of labor Statistics (6»48)

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8,618
8,681

9.160
9 .1 4 3
9 .2 3 6
9 .2 5 5
9 .2 7 7
9 .3 2 4
9 .3 1 6
9 .3 5 6
9 .4 7 1
9 ,6 8 4

9,886
10,288

1.586

1 .6 0 7

4 .3 3 2
4 ,4 7 4
4 ,4 4 8
4 ,4 3 0
4 .4 2 6
4 ,4 3 0
4 .4 5 6
4 .5 1 4

5 .6 7 0

5.661
5 .6 9 4
5 .6 1 4
5 .4 9 2
5 .5 0 6

5.601

1,628

4 .5 5 5
4 .5 7 3

5 .5 5 7
5 .5 1 6
5 .7 2 8

1,626
1,628

4 ,5 2 7
4 .5 6 1

5 .4 5 5
5 .4 6 3

I

.638
1,636

4.565

5 .5 0 3
5 .5 0 4 .

1 .6 4 3

4 ,5 5 2
4 .5 9 0
4 ,7 1 1

1 ,6 2 5

1.650
1 .6 7 5

1.668
1,668
1 .6 7 1
1 .6 7 3

1.676

Jan .
Feb.
K a r.
A p r.
Ray
Ju n e
J u ly
Aug.
S e p t.
O o t.
Bov.
Deo.

.1222

4 ,6 8 6
4 ,6 1 9
4 .6 3 4
4 ,6 6 2
4 ,6 7 0
4 ,6 8 8

Jan.
Feb,
W a r.
A p r.

5 .5 1 0
5 .4 5 4

Kay

5 .3 4 1

J u ly
Aug.

5 ,3 1 8
5 ,4 0 3
5 .4 1 4
5 .3 8 7
5 .6 3 8

Ju n o

S e p t.
O o t,
DfO *

April 1948

25.
Table 12, - Revised Estimates of Employeea In nonagricultural Establishments, .by Industry
Division 1/t JaAuary 19^5 - February 1948. Continued
(in.thousands)
I
^

i
?? V*M P 0T~
i
'j
|
j
Year j
i
j
.Construe* jtaticn
.
j .
j
! Year
and j Total ? Manufacturing; Mining | tion
I and
Trade J Finance jService | Government
and
ttunth |
J
i
\
jpublic
j
;
|
: month

. ■
••
j
i
-j utilities:
j
j
j

1948

1948
1949

M S
Jtan.. 44,603
Feb.. 44,279
Mar..
Apr..
May..
June,

19U8
16.267
16,163

922
91**

1,871
1.731

4,020
4,019

July.
Aug..
Sept.
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Nov..
Bee..

9.622
9,520

1,680

1,690

4,723
4,730

5.498
5,492

Jan.
Feb.

Mar.
Apr.
May
June
July
Aug.
Sept.
. Oct.
Nov.
Dec.

1949
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May,.
June,

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Jan,
Feb.
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May
June

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July
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1/ Estimates Include all full- and part-time wage and salary workers who worked or racteived pay
during the pay p«ritd ending nearest the 15th of the month. Proprietors, self-employed personal,,
domestic servants* und personnel of the armed forces are excluded. These estimates incorporate jthe
revised estimates adjusted to final 1946 U, C* data and, therefore, supersede data shown in
ftlmeogrephed releases dated prior to June 1948 and Monthly Labor Reviews dated prior to July 19^8,
frcm January 19*15 forward were affected by this revision.
Source:

U. S, Bureau of labor Statistios (&*48)

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http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

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