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Copyright 1997 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning


Statewide
CES Wyoming Nonagricultural Wage and Salary Employment


Wyoming's total nonagricultural employment showed a 1.0 percent increase from January 1996 to 1997. However, this relatively small increase continues to indicate a stagnant economy.


EMPLOYMENT IN THOUSANDS % CHANGE IN EMPLOYMENT
JAN 97(p) DEC 96(r) JAN 96 DEC 96 - JAN 97 JAN 96 - 97
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY EMPLOYMENT* 213.3 219.7 211.1 -2.9 1.0
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 38.2 40.7 37.7 -6.1 1.3
--Mining 15.4 15.9 15.4 -3.1 0.0
----Coal Mining 4.6 4.6 4.7 0.0 -2.1
----Oil & Gas Extraction 7.2 7.6 7.0 -5.3 2.9
------Crude Petrol-Natural Gas 2.5 2.6 2.7 -3.8 -7.4
------Oil & Gas Field Services 4.7 5.0 4.3 -6.0 9.3
----Nonmetallic Minerals 3.1 3.1 3.1 0.0 0.0
--Construction 12.1 13.9 11.7 -12.9 3.4
----General Building Contractors 3.0 3.3 3.1 -9.1 -3.2
----Heavy Construction 3.1 3.9 2.6 -20.5 19.2
----Special Trade Construction 6.0 6.7 6.0 -10.4 0.0
--Manufacturing 10.7 10.9 10.6 -1.8 0.9
----Durable Goods 5.0 5.1 5.0 -2.0 0.0
----Nondurable Goods 5.7 5.8 5.6 -1.7 1.8
------Printing & Publishing 1.6 1.6 1.5 0.0 6.7
------Petroleum & Coal Products 1.1 1.1 1.0 0.0 10.0
EMPLOYMENT IN THOUSANDS % CHANGE IN EMPLOYMENT
JAN 97(p) DEC 96(r) JAN 96 DEC 96 - JAN 97 JAN 96 - 97
TOTAL SERVICE PRODUCING 175.1 179.0 173.4 -2.2 1.0
--Transportation & Public Utilities 13.4 13.7 13.6 -2.2 -1.5
----Transportation 8.4 8.6 8.4 -2.3 0.0
------Railroad Transportation 2.8 2.8 2.8 0.0 0.0
------Trucking & Warehousing 3.4 3.7 3.4 -8.1 0.0
----Communications 1.9 1.9 1.9 0.0 0.0
------Telephone Communications 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.0 0.0
----Electric, Gas & Sanitary Services 3.2 3.2 3.3 0.0 -3.0
------Electric Services 2.1 2.1 2.2 0.0 -4.5
EMPLOYMENT IN THOUSANDS % CHANGE IN EMPLOYMENT
JAN 97(p) DEC 96(r) JAN 96 DEC 96 - JAN 97 JAN 96 - 97
--Trade 49.5 51.9 49.5 -4.6 0.0
----Wholesale Trade 7.1 7.4 7.2 -4.1 -1.4
------Durable Goods 4.0 4.1 4.0 -2.4 0.0
------Nondurable Goods 3.1 3.3 3.2 -6.1 -3.1
----Retail Trade 42.4 44.5 42.3 -4.7 0.2
------Bldg. Matls. & Garden Supply 1.7 1.8 1.7 -5.6 0.0
------General Merchandise Stores 4.8 5.2 4.9 -7.7 -2.0
--------Department Stores 3.8 4.1 3.8 -7.3 0.0
------Food Stores 5.2 5.5 5.2 -5.5 0.0
------Auto. Dlrs. & Service Stations 7.4 7.5 7.3 -1.3 1.4
--------Gas Stations 3.9 4.0 3.8 -2.5 2.6
------Apparel & Accessory Stores 1.5 1.6 1.5 -6.3 0.0
------Furniture & Home Furn. Stores 1.4 1.4 1.4 0.0 0.0
------Eating & Drinking Places 15.9 16.7 15.8 -4.8 0.6
------Miscellaneous Retail 4.5 4.8 4.5 -6.3 0.0
--Finance, Insurance & Real Estate 7.8 7.9 7.7 -1.3 1.3
----Depos-Nondepos & Security Brkrs. 3.6 3.7 3.6 -2.7 0.0
------Depository Institutions 3.0 3.0 3.0 0.0 0.0
----Insurance 2.2 2.2 2.2 0.0 0.0
EMPLOYMENT IN THOUSANDS % CHANGE IN EMPLOYMENT
JAN 97(p) DEC 96(r) JAN 96 DEC 96 - JAN 97 JAN 96 - 97
--Services 44.7 45.4 43.8 -1.5 2.1
----Hotels & Other Lodging Places 6.6 6.7 6.5 -1.5 1.5
----Personal Services 1.9 1.9 1.9 0.0 0.0
----Business Services 5.0 5.2 4.8 -3.8 4.2
----Automotive & Misc. Repair Svcs. 2.6 2.7 2.6 -3.7 0.0
----Amusements (Rec.Svcs.& Mot.Pics.) 3.2 3.3 3.2 -3.0 0.0
----Health Services 10.0 10.1 9.8 -1.0 2.0
------Offices of Doctors of Medicine 2.1 2.1 2.0 0.0 5.0
----Legal Services 1.2 1.2 1.2 0.0 0.0
----Social Services 5.2 5.2 4.9 0.0 6.1
----Membership Organizations 3.4 3.4 3.3 0.0 3.0
----Engineering & Management 3.3 3.3 3.2 0.0 3.1
--Government 59.7 60.1 58.8 -0.7 1.5
----Total Federal Government 6.7 6.8 7.1 -1.5 -5.6
------Department of Defense 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
----Total State Government 13.5 13.7 13.5 -1.5 0.0
------State Education 5.5 5.6 5.5 -1.8 0.0
----Total Local Government 39.5 39.6 38.2 -0.3 3.4
------Local Hospitals 4.9 4.9 4.9 0.0 0.0
------Local Education 22.0 22.3 21.6 -1.3 1.9


* Published in cooperation with the Bureau of Labor Statistics.


(1) Current Employment Statistics (CES) estimates include all full- and part-time wage and salary workers in nonagricultural establishments who worked or received pay during the week which includes the 12th of the month. Self-employed, domestic services, and personnel of the armed forces are excluded.


(p) Subject to revision. (r) Revised.



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