Marcia Hultman

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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

South Dakota Nonfarm Worker Levels


Not Seasonally Adjusted

 

Industries August
2017
July
2017
August
2016
Percent Change
Last Month Last
Year
TOTAL 445,200 444,000 439,600 0.3% 1.3%
Total Private 368,900 367,600 364,900 0.4% 1.1%
Goods Producing 67,700 67,900 69,000 -0.3% -1.9%
Service Providing 377,500 376,100 370,600 0.4% 1.9%
Private Service Providing 301,200 299,700 295,900 0.5% 1.8%
Mining/Logging/Construction 25,800 26,000 26,700 -0.8% -3.4%
Mining and Logging 1,100 1,100 1,000 0.0% 10.0%
Construction 24,700 24,900 25,700 -0.8% -3.9%
   Construction of Buildings 6,300 6,300 6,400 0.0% -1.6%
  Heavy/Civil Engineering Construction 4,500 4,600 5,000 -2.2% -10.0%
   Speciality Trade Contractors 13,900 14,000 14,300 -0.7% -2.8%
Manufacturing 41,900 41,900 42,300 0.0% -1.0%
   Durable Goods 27,000 27,100 27,500 -0.4% -1.8%
   Non-Durable Goods 14,900 14,800 14,800 0.7% 0.7%
  Trade, Transportation & Utilities 89,300 89,400 89,700 -0.1% -0.5%
   Wholesale Trade 21,800 22,000 21,300 -0.9% 2.4%
   Retail Trade 53,800 53,900 54,900 -0.2% -2.0%
   Transportation/Warehousing/Utilities 13,700 13,500 13,500 1.5% 1.5%
Information 6,200 6,000 5,800 3.3% 6.9%
Financial Activities 30,600 30,600 29,500 0.0% 3.7%
Professional Business Services 32,000 32,000 31,700 0.0% 1.0%
Education/Health Service 70,700 70,500 70,100 0.3% 0.9%
   Educational Services 6,600 6,600 6,600 0.0% 0.0%
   Health Care/Social Assistance 64,100 63,900 63,500 0.3% 0.9%
      Hospitals 25,200 24,800 24,600 1.6% 2.4%
Leisure/Hospitality 55,400 54,000 52,700 2.6% 5.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 17,000 17,200 16,400 -1.2% 3.7%
Government 76,300 76,400 74,700 -0.1% 2.1%
   Federal Government 12,000 11,800 11,500 1.7% 4.4%
   State Goverment 17,000 16,900 17,100 0.6% -0.6%
State Education 7,500 7,300 7,600 2.7% -1.3%
   Local Government 47,300 47,700 46,100 -0.8% 2.6%
Local Education 21,000 20,700 20,400 1.5% 2.9%
Notes: 2017 data is preliminary and subject to revision. Data may not sum to totals because of rounding.
Source: Labor Market Information Center, South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation. Produced in cooperation with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Access historical South Dakota nonfarm wage and salaried worker data.
See the definition of nonfarm wage and salaried workers.
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