Statewide

CES Wyoming Nonagricultural Wage and Salary Employment


Wyoming's Total Nonagricultural Employment has produced 98 consecutive months of growth despite a slowing down in the rate of annual growth.


EMPLOYMENT IN THOUSANDS % CHANGE IN EMPLOYMENT
FEB 96(p) JAN 96(r) FEB 95 JAN-FEB 96 FEB 95-96
TOTAL NONAG. WAGE & SALARY EMPLOYMENT* 213.0 213.9 209.7 -0.4 1.6
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 38.0 39.1 37.7 -2.8 0.8
--Mining 16.4 16.7 16.7 -1.8 -1.8
----Coal Mining 4.7 4.7 4.6 0.0 2.2
----Oil & Gas Extraction 7.0 7.3 7.7 -4.1 -9.1
------Crude Petrol-Natural Gas 2.7 2.7 2.9 0.0 -6.9
------Oil & Gas Field Services 4.3 4.6 4.8 -6.5 -10.4
----Nonmetallic Minerals 4.1 4.1 3.8 0.0 7.9
--Construction 12.1 12.3 11.7 -1.6 3.4
----General Building Contractors 3.0 3.1 3.0 -3.2 0.0
----Heavy Construction 2.8 2.8 2.8 0.0 0.0
----Special Trade Construction 6.3 6.4 5.9 -1.6 6.8
--Manufacturing 9.5 10.1 9.3 -5.9 2.2
----Durable Goods 4.7 4.9 4.6 -4.1 2.2
----Nondurable Goods 4.8 5.2 4.7 -7.7 2.1
------Printing & Publishing 1.6 1.6 1.6 0.0 0.0
------Petroleum & Coal Products 1.1 1.1 1.1 0.0 0.0
EMPLOYMENT IN THOUSANDS % CHANGE IN EMPLOYMENT
FEB 96(p) JAN 96(r) FEB 95 JAN-FEB 96 FEB 95-96
TOTAL SERVICE PRODUCING 175.0 174.8 172.0 0.1 1.7
--Transportation & Public Utilities 13.4 13.4 13.6 0.0 -1.5
----Transportation 8.2 8.2 8.2 0.0 0.0
------Railroad Transportation 2.4 2.4 2.4 0.0 0.0
------Trucking & Warehousing 4.1 4.1 4.0 0.0 2.5
----Communications 1.8 1.9 1.8 -5.3 0.0
------Telephone Communications 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.0 0.0
----Electric, Gas & Sanitary Services 3.4 3.3 3.5 3.0 -2.9
------Electric Services 2.2 2.2 2.3 0.0 -4.3
EMPLOYMENT IN THOUSANDS % CHANGE IN EMPLOYMENT
FEB 96(p) JAN 96(r) FEB 95 JAN-FEB 96 FEB 95-96
--Trade 49.9 50.4 48.3 -1.0 3.3
----Wholesale Trade 7.5 7.5 7.2 0.0 4.2
------Durable Goods 4.1 4.1 4.0 0.0 2.5
------Nondurable Goods 3.4 3.4 3.2 0.0 6.3
----Retail Trade 42.4 42.9 41.1 -1.2 3.2
------Bldg. Matls. & Garden Supply 1.7 1.7 1.7 0.0 0.0
------General Merchandise Stores 4.6 4.8 4.6 -4.2 0.0
--------Department Stores 3.7 3.8 3.6 -2.6 2.8
------Food Stores 5.2 5.3 5.0 -1.9 4.0
------Auto. Dlrs. & Service Stations 7.4 7.4 7.2 0.0 2.8
--------Gas Stations 3.9 3.9 3.7 0.0 5.4
------Apparel & Accessory Stores 1.5 1.6 1.5 -6.3 0.0
------Furniture & Home Furn. Stores 1.3 1.3 1.3 0.0 0.0
------Eating & Drinking Places 16.1 16.2 15.3 -0.6 5.2
------Miscellaneous Retail 4.6 4.6 4.5 0.0 2.2
--Finance, Insurance & Real Estate 8.0 7.9 7.8 1.3 2.6
----Depos-Nondepos & Security Brkrs. 3.6 3.6 3.6 0.0 0.0
------Depository Institutions 2.9 2.9 3.0 0.0 -3.3
----Insurance 2.2 2.2 2.2 0.0 0.0
EMPLOYMENT IN THOUSANDS % CHANGE IN EMPLOYMENT
FEB 96(p) JAN 96(r) FEB 95 JAN-FEB 96 FEB 95-96
--Services 45.0 44.8 43.2 0.4 4.2
----Hotels & Other Lodging Places 6.9 6.8 6.6 1.5 4.5
----Personal Services 1.9 1.9 1.9 0.0 0.0
----Business Services 4.9 4.9 4.6 0.0 6.5
----Automotive & Misc. Repair Svcs. 2.6 2.6 2.5 0.0 4.0
----Amusements (Rec.Svcs.& Mot.Pics.) 3.4 3.4 3.1 0.0 9.7
----Health Services 9.7 9.7 9.4 0.0 3.2
------Offices of Doctors of Medicine 2.0 2.0 1.8 0.0 11.1
----Legal Services 1.2 1.2 1.1 0.0 9.1
----Social Services 5.1 5.0 5.0 2.0 2.0
----Membership Organizations 3.5 3.5 3.5 0.0 0.0
----Engineering & Management 3.3 3.3 3.2 0.0 3.1
--Government 58.7 58.3 59.1 0.7 -0.7
----Total Federal Government 6.8 6.8 7.2 0.0 -5.6
------Department of Defense 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
----Total State Government 13.5 13.5 13.8 0.0 -2.2
------State Education 5.5 5.5 5.5 0.0 0.0
----Total Local Government 38.4 38.0 38.1 1.1 0.8
------Local Hospitals 4.9 4.9 4.8 0.0 2.1
------Local Education 21.9 21.6 21.8 1.4 0.5


* 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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