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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
 201220132014201520165 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment7,4547,4767,5467,3807,385-69-0.93%
Total Private Employment6,0876,0756,2256,0446,039-48-0.79%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, HuntDD169217279279N/A
  MiningDDDDD0N/A
  Construction1762052252382366034.09%
  Manufacturing3,0993,1153,1332,9192,865-234-7.55%
  Wholesale Trade21323023920521631.41%
  Retail Trade612584603626629172.78%
  Transport. and WarehousingDD45454949N/A
  UtilitiesDD27DD0N/A
  Information6267686461-1-1.61%
  Finance and Insurance169166166171154-15-8.88%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing91425192415166.67%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.D1041101029393N/A
  Mgmt. of CompaniesD11590706464N/A
  Admin. and Waste Services142120192167153117.75%
  Educational Services19222224D-19-100.00%
  Health Care and Social Assistance4764854775065456914.50%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation2118201719-2-9.52%
  Accommodation and Food Service498456453474466-32-6.43%
  Other Services12413314313812400.00%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.1,3671,4011,3211,3361,346-21-1.54%
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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 8/30/17.
Establishments by Sector
 201220132014201520165 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments398396394393393-5-1.26%
Total Private Establishments359357356355357-2-0.56%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, HuntDD111619990.00%
  MiningDDDDD00.00%
  Construction3840414245718.42%
  Manufacturing3938353532-7-17.95%
  Wholesale Trade202121192115.00%
  Retail Trade5856555353-5-8.62%
  Transport. and WarehousingDD999112.50%
  UtilitiesDD3DD00.00%
  Information77776-1-14.29%
  Finance and Insurance3533343431-4-11.43%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing79131113685.71%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.D20181918-4-18.18%
  Mgmt. of CompaniesD444400.00%
  Admin. and Waste Services131216141417.69%
  Educational Services3333D-1-33.33%
  Health Care and Social Assistance1918181821210.53%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation5555500.00%
  Accommodation and Food Service3231292929-3-9.38%
  Other Services3737363432-5-13.51%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.3939383836-3-7.69%
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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 January 2016.

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