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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 Employment186,082185,845186,854187,578253,27067,18836.11%
Total Private Employment161,468161,687162,971163,786229,43767,96942.09%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt1671612022082195231.14%
  Mining10786869599-8-7.48%
  Construction10,90310,34010,91511,63111,2523493.20%
  Manufacturing24,69324,19024,07223,56223,429-1,264-5.12%
  Wholesale Trade5,8075,7865,6325,6675,539-268-4.62%
  Retail Trade24,11524,59024,83724,49123,982-133-0.55%
  Transport. and Warehousing6,8886,8376,6576,5726,514-374-5.43%
  UtilitiesDDDDD0N/A
  Information1,3661,2861,3171,2461,117-249-18.23%
  Finance and Insurance4,1114,1054,1594,1444,141300.73%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing2,0492,0282,0741,9711,975-74-3.61%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.5,5305,4865,3665,4305,549190.34%
  Mgmt. of Companies2,0201,9872,0582,0812,037170.84%
  Admin. and Waste Services8,2418,6938,9649,1729,8341,59319.33%
  Educational Services2,9802,8852,6772,59967,92364,9432,179.30%
  Health Care and Social Assistance30,20030,89231,68732,48132,5952,3957.93%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation6,1185,9945,6395,5445,583-535-8.74%
  Accommodation and Food Service17,59917,83318,22118,47219,1771,5788.97%
  Other Services6,9566,9856,8886,8236,826-130-1.87%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.24,61424,15823,88323,79223,833-781-3.17%
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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 Establishments10,09210,16610,24810,23910,3862942.91%
Total Private Establishments9,8449,92810,02210,01110,1623183.23%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt252424232500.00%
  Mining12991010-2-16.67%
  Construction940939944951973333.51%
  Manufacturing382387388394403215.50%
  Wholesale Trade628622624613605-23-3.66%
  Retail Trade1,4561,4671,4931,4841,487312.13%
  Transport. and Warehousing4044224474524858120.05%
  UtilitiesDDDDD15100.00%
  Information8969707071-18-20.22%
  Finance and Insurance608625633620620121.97%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing358370358364377195.31%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.9791,0111,0171,0061,016373.78%
  Mgmt. of Companies45515149561124.44%
  Admin. and Waste Services477474468482503265.45%
  Educational Services150149148145148-2-1.33%
  Health Care and Social Assistance1,2041,2001,2261,2331,225211.74%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation1171191191231351815.38%
  Accommodation and Food Service9679679759841,015484.96%
  Other Services990993998979980-10-1.01%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.248238226228224-24-9.68%
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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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