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Industry employment is tabulated as jobs by place-of-work. Keep in mind that people may hold multiple jobs and that each job is counted by its industry.

Average Employment by Sector
 201420152016201720185 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment7,5467,3807,3857,3527,328-218-2.89%
Total Private Employment6,2256,0446,0396,0296,311861.38%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt1692172792822659656.80%
  MiningDDDDD0N/A
  Construction225238236251236114.89%
  Manufacturing3,1332,9192,8652,8172,928-205-6.54%
  Wholesale Trade23920521623324010.42%
  Retail Trade603626629602592-11-1.82%
  Transport. and Warehousing45454961631840.00%
  Utilities27DDD35829.63%
  Information6864616156-12-17.65%
  Finance and Insurance166171154154151-15-9.04%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing251924232614.00%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.110102939991-19-17.27%
  Mgmt. of Companies9070646363-27-30.00%
  Admin. and Waste Services192167153165129-63-32.81%
  Educational Services2224D2021-1-4.55%
  Health Care and Social Assistance47750654555181934271.70%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation201719182000.00%
  Accommodation and Food Service453474466457436-17-3.75%
  Other Services143138124124123-20-13.99%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.1,3211,3361,3461,3231,017-304-23.01%
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Note: D = non-discloseable in compliance with the Bureau of Labor Statistics and/or State of Indiana confidentiality guidelines. Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development, as of 5/22/19.
Establishments by Sector
 201420152016201720185 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments394393393403405112.79%
Total Private Establishments356355357366369133.65%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt1116192020981.82%
  MiningDDDDD00.00%
  Construction414245464549.76%
  Manufacturing353532323500.00%
  Wholesale Trade211921232214.76%
  Retail Trade555353525611.82%
  Transport. and Warehousing9991011222.22%
  Utilities3DDD4133.33%
  Information77666-1-14.29%
  Finance and Insurance3434313129-5-14.71%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing131113131300.00%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.1819182222422.22%
  Mgmt. of Companies44443-1-25.00%
  Admin. and Waste Services1614141314-2-12.50%
  Educational Services33D3300.00%
  Health Care and Social Assistance181821211915.56%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation5555500.00%
  Accommodation and Food Service2929292928-1-3.45%
  Other Services3634323334-2-5.56%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.3838363736-2-5.26%
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Note:  Total employment represents the sum of total private sector and total government sector employment.  State and local government schools and hospitals are included in the government total.  Sectors may not sum to the total (or agree with BLS published total employment) due to suppression issues.  D = non-discloseable in compliance with the Bureau of Labor Statistics and/or State of Indiana confidentiality guidelines.  Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics & Indiana Department of Workforce Development, as of May 2019.

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