South Dakota
Nonfarm Worker Levels
Not Seasonally Adjusted
Industries
February
2014
January
2014
February 2013 % Change
Last Month
% Change
Last
Year
TOTAL 409,500 407,600 405,700 0.5% 0.9%
Total Private 331,100 330,600 327,500 0.2% 1.1%
Goods Producing 59,000 59,300 58,600 -0.5% 0.7%
Service Providing 350,500 348,300 347,100 0.6% 1.0%
Private Service Providing 272,100 271,300 268,900 0.3% 1.2%
Mining/Logging/Construction 17,600 18,300 17,500 -3.8% 0.6%
Manufacturing 41,400 41,000 41,100 1.0% 0.7%
Trade/Transportation/Utilities 82,500 82,600 81,100 -0.1% 1.7%
  Wholesale Trade 20,100 19,900 19,300 1.0% 4.1%
  Retail Trade 50,100 50,400 49,500 -0.6% 1.2%
  Transportation/Warehousing/Utilities 12,300 12,300 12,300 0.0% 0.0%
Information 6,200 6,100 6,000 1.6% 3.3%
Financial Activities 29,600 29,600 29,300 0.0% 1.0%
Professional Business Services 29,100 29,000 28,600 0.3% 1.7%
Education/Health Service 68,400 67,900 67,700 0.7% 1.0%
  Educational Services 7,700 7,400 7,500 4.1% 2.7%
  Health Care/Social Assistance 60,700 60,500 60,200 0.3% 0.8%
Leisure/Hospitality 40,400 40,100 40,500 0.7% -0.2%
Other Services 15,900 16,000 15,700 -0.6% 1.3%
Government 78,400 77,000 78,200 1.8% 0.3%
  Federal 11,000 11,000 11,200 0.0% -1.8%
  State 19,200 18,300 19,100 4.9% 0.5%
    State Education 10,200 9,300 10,100 9.7% 1.0%
  Local 48,200 47,700 47,900 1.0% 0.6%
    Local Education 26,100 25,600 26,300 2.0% -0.8%
2014 data is preliminary and subject to revision. Data may not sum to totals because of rounding.
Produced in cooperation with the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184