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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
 201120122013201420155 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment185,299188,614187,739186,082185,8455460.29%
Total Private Employment159,191163,212162,615161,468161,6872,4961.57%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt173185172167161-12-6.94%
  Mining2071029610786-121-58.45%
  Construction12,71514,43312,62810,90310,340-2,375-18.68%
  Manufacturing24,12524,62624,51424,69324,190650.27%
  Wholesale Trade5,409DD5,8075,7863776.97%
  Retail Trade23,45623,65424,19924,11524,5901,1344.83%
  Transport. and Warehousing6,5806,7626,5996,8886,8372573.91%
  Utilities1,702DDDD-1,702-100.00%
  Information1,3801,3611,4231,3661,286-94-6.81%
  Finance and Insurance4,1894,1674,1684,1114,105-84-2.01%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing2,0772,1252,0532,0492,028-49-2.36%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.5,3615,3655,5035,5305,4861252.33%
  Mgmt. of Companies1,4651,6571,9222,0201,98752235.63%
  Admin. and Waste Services7,8178,2518,2098,2418,69387611.21%
  Educational Services3,1283,1663,0302,9802,885-243-7.77%
  Health Care and Social Assistance29,87130,13930,23430,20030,8921,0213.42%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation6,3846,1316,1726,1185,994-390-6.11%
  Accommodation and Food Service16,37316,97817,37817,59917,8331,4608.92%
  Other Services6,7796,8786,9576,9566,9852063.04%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.26,10825,40225,12424,61424,158-1,950-7.47%
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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.
Establishments by Sector
 201120122013201420155 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments10,29010,27610,25810,09210,166-124-1.21%
Total Private Establishments10,03110,02610,0079,8449,928-103-1.03%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt232424252414.35%
  Mining1077129-1-10.00%
  Construction1,021993970940939-82-8.03%
  Manufacturing395401386382387-8-2.03%
  Wholesale Trade633DD628622-11-1.74%
  Retail Trade1,4741,4751,4861,4561,467-7-0.47%
  Transport. and Warehousing388398406404422348.76%
  Utilities14DDDD-14-100.00%
  Information9390868969-24-25.81%
  Finance and Insurance630623615608625-5-0.79%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing381378365358370-11-2.89%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.9839719939791,011282.85%
  Mgmt. of Companies4246454551921.43%
  Admin. and Waste Services482494483477474-8-1.66%
  Educational Services153155147150149-4-2.61%
  Health Care and Social Assistance1,2071,2151,2131,2041,200-7-0.58%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation11311611911711965.31%
  Accommodation and Food Service951971982967967161.68%
  Other Services1,0381,0311,031990993-45-4.34%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.259250251248238-21-8.11%
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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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