Marcia Hultman

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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

South Dakota Nonfarm Worker Levels

Not Seasonally Adjusted

Industries June
2020
May
2020
June
2019
Percent Change
Last Month Last
Year
TOTAL 425,900 411,000 450,400 3.6% -5.4%
Total Private 352,400 337,900 369,500 4.3% -4.6%
Goods Producing 73,000 70,800 72,100 3.1% 1.2%
Service Providing 352,900 340,200 378,300 3.7% -6.7%
Private Service Providing 279,400 267,100 297,400 4.6% -6.1%
Mining, Logging and Construction 29,900 27,800 26,600 7.6% 12.4%
Mining and Logging 1,200 1,200 1,100 0.0% 9.1%
Construction 28,700 26,600 25,500 7.9% 12.5%
  Construction of Buildings 6,800 6,300 6,100 7.9% 11.5%
  Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 5,400 5,000 4,500 8.0% 20.0%
  Speciality Trade Contractors 16,500 15,300 14,900 7.8% 10.7%
Manufacturing 43,100 43,000 45,500 0.2% -5.3%
  Durable Goods 27,700 27,400 29,200 1.1% -5.1%
  Non-Durable Goods 15,400 15,600 16,300 -1.3% -5.5%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities 83,100 80,400 87,100 3.4% -4.6%
  Wholesale Trade 21,000 20,900 21,600 0.5% -2.8%
  Retail Trade 49,800 47,200 51,800 5.5% -3.9%
  Transportation, Warehousing and Utilities 12,300 12,300 13,700 0.0% -10.2%
Information 5,300 5,200 5,600 1.9% -5.4%
Financial Activities 29,500 29,100 29,200 1.4% 1.0%
Professional and Business Services 33,700 32,900 33,700 2.4% 0.0%
Education and Health Services 69,500 69,700 73,300 -0.3% -5.2%
  Educational Services 6,000 6,400 7,100 -6.3% -15.5%
  Health Care and Social Assistance 63,500 63,300 66,200 0.3% -4.1%
    Hospitals 25,500 25,400 25,600 0.4% -0.4%
Leisure and Hospitality 42,700 34,800 51,200 22.7% -16.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 15,600 15,000 17,300 4.0% -9.8%
Government 73,500 73,100 80,900 0.5% -9.1%
  Federal Government 11,700 11,500 11,500 1.7% 1.7%
  State Government 15,800 16,400 16,900 -3.7% -6.5%
    State Education 6,300 7,500 7,400 -16.0% -14.9%
  Local Government 46,000 45,200 52,500 1.8% -12.4%
    Local Education 22,400 23,500 26,200 -4.7% -14.5%
Notes: 2020 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.
See technical notes about nonfarm worker estimates.