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Lake County, IN

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Employment

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
 200920102011201220135 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment185,299182,471185,299188,614187,7392,4401.32%
Total Private Employment158,097155,704159,191163,212162,6154,5182.86%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt1501731731851722214.67%
  Mining19318420710296-97-50.26%
  Construction10,67511,26012,71514,43312,6281,95318.30%
  Manufacturing24,04223,02424,12524,62624,5144721.96%
  Wholesale Trade5,3385,3415,409DD-5,338-100.00%
  Retail Trade24,21223,52223,45623,65424,199-13-0.05%
  Transport. and Warehousing6,4396,1766,5806,7626,5991602.48%
  Utilities 1,6901,702DDN/AN/A
  Information1,7341,5711,3801,3611,423-311-17.94%
  Finance and Insurance4,4754,2654,1894,1674,168-307-6.86%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing2,0852,0572,0772,1252,053-32-1.53%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.5,4505,3175,3615,3655,503530.97%
  Mgmt. of Companies1,5051,5201,4651,6571,92241727.71%
  Admin. and Waste Services6,8077,4567,8178,2518,2091,40220.60%
  Educational Services2,7812,8843,1283,1663,0302498.95%
  Health Care and Social Assistance30,53629,91429,87130,13930,234-302-0.99%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation6,8516,5376,3846,1316,172-679-9.91%
  Accommodation and Food Service16,34116,03716,37316,97817,3781,0376.35%
  Other Services6,7406,7766,7796,8786,9572173.22%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.27,20226,76726,10825,40225,124-2,078-7.64%
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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 June 2014.
Establishments by Sector
 200920102011201220135 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments10,24810,17610,29010,27610,258100.10%
Total Private Establishments9,9769,91410,03110,02610,007310.31%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt2123232424314.29%
  Mining11101077-4-36.36%
  Construction1,1141,0511,021993970-144-12.93%
  Manufacturing408401395401386-22-5.39%
  Wholesale Trade633623633DD00.00%
  Retail Trade1,4961,4781,4741,4751,486-10-0.67%
  Transport. and Warehousing3693653883984063710.03%
  Utilities161514DD-1-6.25%
  Information9798939086-11-11.34%
  Finance and Insurance634627630623615-19-3.00%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing389386381378365-24-6.17%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.956961983971993373.87%
  Mgmt. of Companies414442464549.76%
  Admin. and Waste Services457466482494483265.69%
  Educational Services149151153155147-2-1.34%
  Health Care and Social Assistance1,1571,1781,2071,2151,213564.84%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation1081101131161191110.19%
  Accommodation and Food Service918906951971982646.97%
  Other Services1,0031,0211,0381,0311,031282.79%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.272262259250251-21-7.72%
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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 June 2014.