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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
 200820092010201120125 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment194,663185,299182,471185,299188,614-6,049-3.11%
Total Private Employment166,863158,097155,704159,191163,212-3,651-2.19%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt1481501731731853725.00%
  Mining259193184207102-157-60.62%
  Construction13,20110,67511,26012,71514,4331,2329.33%
  Manufacturing26,10624,04223,02424,12524,626-1,480-5.67%
  Wholesale Trade6,1355,3385,3415,409D-6,135-100.00%
  Retail Trade25,19724,21223,52223,45623,654-1,543-6.12%
  Transport. and Warehousing6,9546,4396,1766,5806,762-192-2.76%
  Utilities  1,6901,702DN/AN/A
  Information1,5251,7341,5711,3801,361-164-10.75%
  Finance and Insurance4,6004,4754,2654,1894,167-433-9.41%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing2,2742,0852,0572,0772,125-149-6.55%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.5,7685,4505,3175,3615,365-403-6.99%
  Mgmt. of Companies1,5351,5051,5201,4651,6571227.95%
  Admin. and Waste Services8,3556,8077,4567,8178,251-104-1.24%
  Educational Services2,6992,7812,8843,1283,16646717.30%
  Health Care and Social Assistance29,60530,53629,91429,87130,1395341.80%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation7,2406,8516,5376,3846,131-1,109-15.32%
  Accommodation and Food Service16,47216,34116,03716,37316,9785063.07%
  Other Services7,1206,7406,7766,7796,878-242-3.40%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.27,80027,20226,76726,10825,402-2,398-8.63%
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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: Indiana Department of Workforce Development, as of July 2013.
Establishments by Sector
 200820092010201120125 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments10,25510,24810,17610,29010,276210.20%
Total Private Establishments9,9789,9769,91410,03110,026480.48%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt1621232324850.00%
  Mining111110107-4-36.36%
  Construction1,1591,1141,0511,021993-166-14.32%
  Manufacturing410408401395401-9-2.20%
  Wholesale Trade631633623633D-6-0.95%
  Retail Trade1,5291,4961,4781,4741,475-54-3.53%
  Transport. and Warehousing3533693653883984512.75%
  Utilities16161514D00.00%
  Information9197989390-1-1.10%
  Finance and Insurance639634627630623-16-2.50%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing397389386381378-19-4.79%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.955956961983971161.68%
  Mgmt. of Companies3841444246821.05%
  Admin. and Waste Services4434574664824945111.51%
  Educational Services14714915115315585.44%
  Health Care and Social Assistance1,1351,1571,1781,2071,215807.05%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation1051081101131161110.48%
  Accommodation and Food Service914918906951971576.24%
  Other Services9871,0031,0211,0381,031444.46%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.277272262259250-27-9.75%
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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: Indiana Department of Workforce Development, as of July 2013.