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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 Employment188,614187,739186,082185,845186,850-1,764-0.94%
Total Private Employment163,212162,615161,468161,687162,967-245-0.15%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt185172167161202179.19%
  Mining102961078686-16-15.69%
  Construction14,43312,62810,90310,34010,915-3,518-24.37%
  Manufacturing24,62624,51424,69324,19024,072-554-2.25%
  Wholesale TradeDD5,8075,7865,6325,632N/A
  Retail Trade23,65424,19924,11524,59024,8371,1835.00%
  Transport. and Warehousing6,7626,5996,8886,8376,657-105-1.55%
  UtilitiesDDDDD0N/A
  Information1,3611,4231,3661,2861,317-44-3.23%
  Finance and Insurance4,1674,1684,1114,1054,159-8-0.19%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing2,1252,0532,0492,0282,074-51-2.40%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.5,3655,5035,5305,4865,36610.02%
  Mgmt. of Companies1,6571,9222,0201,9872,05840124.20%
  Admin. and Waste Services8,2518,2098,2418,6938,9667158.67%
  Educational Services3,1663,0302,9802,8852,677-489-15.45%
  Health Care and Social Assistance30,13930,23430,20030,89231,6781,5395.11%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation6,1316,1726,1185,9945,639-492-8.02%
  Accommodation and Food Service16,97817,37817,59917,83318,2221,2447.33%
  Other Services6,8786,9576,9566,9856,888100.15%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.25,40225,12424,61424,15823,883-1,519-5.98%
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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 Establishments10,27610,25810,09210,16610,250-26-0.25%
Total Private Establishments10,02610,0079,8449,92810,024-2-0.02%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt242425242400.00%
  Mining771299228.57%
  Construction993970940939944-49-4.93%
  Manufacturing401386382387388-13-3.24%
  Wholesale TradeDD62862262500.00%
  Retail Trade1,4751,4861,4561,4671,493181.22%
  Transport. and Warehousing3984064044224474912.31%
  UtilitiesDDDDD16100.00%
  Information9086896970-20-22.22%
  Finance and Insurance623615608625633101.61%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing378365358370359-19-5.03%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.9719939791,0111,017464.74%
  Mgmt. of Companies4645455151510.87%
  Admin. and Waste Services494483477474468-26-5.26%
  Educational Services155147150149148-7-4.52%
  Health Care and Social Assistance1,2151,2131,2041,2001,226110.91%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation11611911711911932.59%
  Accommodation and Food Service97198296796797540.41%
  Other Services1,0311,031990993998-33-3.20%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.250251248238226-24-9.60%
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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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