Transportation Economic Trends
Employment in Transportation:
Monthly Employment in the Transportation and Warehousing Sector by Race and Hispanic or Latino Ethnicity, Household
Employment in transportation and related industries and employment in transportation occupations are two ways to measure the Nation’s transportation workforce. This page focuses on monthly employment in the transportation and warehousing sector and breaks it down by race and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity. See our pages on monthly unemployment in transportation and employment in transportation by mode and sex.Data presented on this page are from the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) Current Population Survey (CPS). The CPS is a monthly household level survey conducted by the Census Bureau for BLS. It provides data on the labor force, employment, unemployment, persons not in the labor force, hours of work, earnings, and other demographic and labor force characteristics. See data sources on transportation employment and workforce characteristics for more information about the survey and a comparison to other sources.Data reported on this page are not seasonally adjusted. Seasonally adjusted data are not available and hence, data on this page reflect regular seasonal variation in employment.