Data Cover The Following Industries Including Firm Members And Those Self-Employed: Forestry And Fishing; Industry -- Extraction Of Minerals, Manufacturing, Construction, Transportation, Public Utilities; Trade -- Distribution And Finance; Service Industries -- Excluding Armed Forces; Miscellaneous Industries And Services. Source: National Industrial Conference Board, Economic Almanac, 1944-1945, Pp. 44-45.
This NBER data series a08170 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.
NBER Indicator: a08170
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Nonagricultural Employment for United States [A08170USA175NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/A08170USA175NNBR/, July 3, 2015.