U.S. manufacturing employment

thousands, 1968–2012

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Data Item196819691970197119721973197419751976197719781979198019811982198319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
U.S. non-agricultural employment68,023.0070,512.0071,006.0071,335.0073,798.0076,912.0078,389.0077,069.0079,502.0082,593.0086,826.0089,932.0090,528.0091,289.0089,677.0090,280.0094,530.0097,511.0099,474.00102,088.00105,345.00108,014.00109,487.00108,377.00108,745.00110,876.00114,333.00117,336.00119,757.00122,853.00126,033.00129,098.00131,881.00131,919.00130,450.00130,100.00131,509.00133,747.00136,125.00137,645.00136,852.00130,876.00129,917.00131,497.00133,738.00
U.S. manufacturing employment18,211.0018,573.0017,848.0017,174.0017,669.0018,589.0018,514.0016,909.0017,531.0018,167.0018,932.0019,426.0018,733.0018,634.0017,363.0017,048.0017,920.0017,819.0017,552.0017,609.0017,906.0017,985.0017,695.0017,068.0016,799.0016,774.0017,020.0017,241.0017,237.0017,419.0017,560.0017,322.0017,263.0016,441.0015,259.0014,509.0014,315.0014,227.0014,155.0013,879.0013,406.0011,847.0011,528.0011,726.0011,918.00