U.S. Department of Commerce

The 2011 Statistical Abstract

The National Data Book

Labor Force, Employment, & Earnings

This section presents statistics on the labor force; its distribution by occupation and industry affiliation; and the supply of, demand for, and conditions of labor.

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Compensation, Wages and Earnings

642 - Annual Total Compensation and Wages and Salary Accruals Per Full-Time Equivalent Employee by Industry [Excel 49k] | [PDF 69k]

643 - Average Hourly Earnings by Private Industry Group [Excel 43k] | [PDF 69k]

644 - Mean Hourly Earnings and Weekly Hours by Selected Characteristics: 2009 [Excel 34k] | [PDF 69k]

645 - Employment and Wages [Excel 32k] | [PDF 67k]

646 - Average Annual Wage by State [Excel 38k] | [PDF 67k]

647 - Full-Time Wage and Salary Workers-Number and Earnings [Excel 39k] | [PDF 59k]

648 - Median Usual Weekly Earnings of Full Time Wage and Salary Workers by Sex [Excel 18k] | [PDF 59k]

649 - Workers With Earnings by Occupation of Longest Held Job and Sex: 2008 [Excel 66k] | [PDF 65k]

650 - Employment Cost Index (ECI), Total Compensation by Occupation and Industry [Excel 39k] | [PDF 65k]

651 - Federal and State Minimum Wage Rates [Excel 33k] | [PDF 61k]

652 - Workers Paid Hourly Rates by Selected Characteristics: 2009 [Excel 38k] | [PDF 61k]

Employed Persons

601 - Employed Civilians and Weekly Hours [Excel 34k] | [PDF 63k]

602 - Persons at Work by Hours Worked: 2009 [Excel 30k] | [PDF 59k]

603 - Persons With a Job, But Not at Work [Excel 26k] | [PDF 59k]

604 - Class of Worker by Sex and Selected Characteristic: 2009 [Excel 54k] | [PDF 59k]

605 - Self-Employed Workers by Industry and Occupation [Excel 33k] | [PDF 54k]

606 - Type of Work Flexibility Provided to Employees: 2008 [Excel 29k] | [PDF 54k]

607 - Persons on Flexible Schedules: 2004 [Excel 42k] | [PDF 67k]

608 - Employed Workers With Alternative and Traditional Work Arrangements: 2005 [Excel 29k] | [PDF 67k]

609 - Multiple Jobholders: 2009 [Excel 66k] | [PDF 64k]

610 - Average Number of Jobs Held [Excel 31k] | [PDF 64k]

611 - Distribution of Workers by Tenure With Current Employer: 2008 [Excel 32k] | [PDF 71k]

612 - Part-Time Workers by Reason: 2009 [Excel 87k] | [PDF 71k]

613 - Displaced Workers by Selected Characteristics: 2008 [Excel 124k] | [PDF 63k]

615 - Employed Civilians by Occupation, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin: 2009 [Excel 182k] | [PDF 141k]

616 - Employed Civilians by Occupation--States: 2009 [Excel 33k] | [PDF 72k]

618 - Occupations of the Employed by Selected Characteristics: 2009 [Excel 36k] | [PDF 63k]

619 - Employment by Industry [Excel 30k] | [PDF 63k]

Employment Benefits

653 - Employer Costs for Employee Compensation Per Hour Worked: 2009 [Excel 34k] | [PDF 66k]

654 - Percent of Workers in Private Industry With Access to Retirement and Health Care Benefits by Selected Characteristics: 2009 [Excel 37k] | [PDF 67k]

655 - Percent of Workers in Private Industry With Access to Selected Employee Benefits in Private Industry: 2009 [Excel 37k] | [PDF 62k]

Employment Projections

585 - Civilian Labor Force and Participation Rates With Projections [Excel 43k] | [PDF 68k]

617 - Employment Projections by Occupation [Excel 38k] | [PDF 61k]

620 - Employment Projections by Industry [Excel 34k] | [PDF 59k]

Employment and Earnings--Establishment Basis

629 - Nonfarm Establishments-Employees, Hours, and Earnings by Industry [Excel 59k] | [PDF 57k]

630 - Employees in Nonfarm Establishments-States: 2009 [Excel 40k] | [PDF 67k]

631 - Nonfarm Industries-Employees and Earnings [Excel 137k] | [PDF 179k]

632 - Women Employees on Nonfarm Payrolls by Major Industry [Excel 40k] | [PDF 61k]

Injuries and Fatalities

656 - Workers Killed or Disabled on the Job [Excel 66k] | [PDF 64k]

657 - Worker Deaths, Injuries, and Production Time Lost [Excel 54k] | [PDF 64k]

658 - Industries With the Highest Total Case Incidence Rates for Nonfatal Injuries and Illnesses: 2008 [Excel 31k] | [PDF 65k]

659 - Nonfatal Occupational Injury and Illness Incidence Rates: 2008 [Excel 53k] | [PDF 62k]

660 - Fatal Work Injuries by Event or Exposure [Excel 37k] | [PDF 63k]

661 - Workplace Violence Incidence and Security Measures: 2005 [Excel 30k] | [PDF 60k]

Job Gains and Losses

633 - Private Nonfarm Extended Mass Layoff Activity by Industry and Reason [Excel 34k] | [PDF 61k]

634 - Private Sector Gross Job Gains and Losses [Excel 25k] | [PDF 70k]

635 - Private Sector Gross Job Gains and Losses by State: 2009 [Excel 28k] | [PDF 70k]

636 - Hires and Separations Affecting Establishment Payrolls [Excel 29k] | [PDF 67k]

637 - Type of Seperations Affecting Establishment Payrolls [Excel 36k] | [PDF 67k]

Labor Force Status

584 - Civilian Population--Employment Status [Excel 35k] | [PDF 68k]

585 - Civilian Labor Force and Participation Rates With Projections [Excel 43k] | [PDF 68k]

586 - Civilian Population--Employment Status by Sex, Race, and Ethnicity [Excel 76k] | [PDF 62k]

587 - Foreign-Born and Native-Born Populations--Employment Status by Selected Characteristics: 2009 [Excel 99k] | [PDF 60k]

588 - Employment Status of Persons 18 Years and Over by Veterans Status, Period of Service, and Sex: 2009 [Excel 36k] | [PDF 68k]

589 - Labor Force Status of Persons With and Without a Disability: 2009 [Excel 31k] | [PDF 68k]

590 - Labor Force Status of Persons With a Work Disability by Age: 2008 [Excel 26k] | [PDF 68k]

591 - Civilian Labor Force-Percent Distribution by Sex and Age [Excel 43k] | [PDF 63k]

592 - Civilian Labor Force and Participation Rates by Educational Attainment, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin [Excel 69k] | [PDF 63k]

593 - Characteristics of the Civilian Labor Force by State: 2009 [Excel 78k] | [PDF 69k]

594 - Civilian Labor Force by Selected Metropolitan Area: 2009 [Excel 34k] | [PDF 58k]

595 - School Enrollment and Labor Force Status: 2009 [Excel 34k] | [PDF 58k]

596 - Labor Force Participation Rates by Marital Status, Sex, and Age [Excel 57k] | [PDF 70k]

597 - Marital Status of Women in the Civilian Labor Force [Excel 36k] | [PDF 70k]

598 - Employment Status of Women by Marital Status and Presence and Age of Children [Excel 64k] | [PDF 64k]

599 - Labor Force Participation Rates for Wives, Husband Present by Age of Own Youngest Child [Excel 40k] | [PDF 64k]

600 - Married Couples by Labor Force Status of Spouse [Excel 38k] | [PDF 63k]

614 - Persons Not in the Labor Force: 2009 [Excel 83k] | [PDF 63k]

Productivity

638 - Average Hours Per Week Spent Doing Unpaid Household Work and Paid Work by Sex and Age: 2003 - 2007 [Excel 34k] | [PDF 66k]

639 - Average Hours Worked Per Day by Employed Persons: 2009 [Excel 53k] | [PDF 65k]

640 - Productivity and Related Measures for Selected NAICS Industries [Excel 53k] | [PDF 102k]

641 - Productivity and Related Measures [Excel 113k] | [PDF 69k]

Unemployed Persons

621 - Uemployed Workers-Summary [Excel 46k] | [PDF 63k]

622 - Unemployed Jobseekers', Job Search Activities: 2009 [Excel 89k] | [PDF 66k]

623 - Unemployed Persons by Sex and Reason [Excel 29k] | [PDF 66k]

624 - Unemployment Rates by Industry, and by Sex [Excel 37k] | [PDF 65k]

625 - Unemployment by Occupation, and by Sex [Excel 35k] | [PDF 65k]

626 - Unemployed and Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin [Excel 61k] | [PDF 61k]

627 - Unemployed Persons by Reason of Unemployment: 2009 [Excel 75k] | [PDF 61k]

628 - Total Unemployed and Insured Unemployed by State [Excel 75k] | [PDF 69k]

Work Stoppages and Unions

662 - Work Stoppages [Excel 33k] | [PDF 60k]

663 - Labor Union Membership by Sector [Excel 30k] | [PDF 68k]

664 - Union Members by Selected Characteristics: 2009 [Excel 53k] | [PDF 68k]

665 - Labor Union Membership by State [Excel 50k] | [PDF 66k]

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau  |  The 2011 Statistical Abstract  |  Page Last Modified: September 28, 2011