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La Porte County, IN

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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
 201320142015201620175 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment40,58840,65140,45340,38840,247-341-0.84%
Total Private Employment33,96334,13133,96833,86233,788-175-0.52%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, HuntD278265258253253N/A
  MiningDDD121919N/A
  Construction1,7301,7271,8571,7901,92619611.33%
  Manufacturing7,5147,6187,6367,4517,538240.32%
  Wholesale TradeD1,1981,2301,1731,2091,209N/A
  Retail Trade5,4425,4415,4595,5945,480380.70%
  Transport. and WarehousingD1,1391,0661,0491,0481,048N/A
  UtilitiesDD178172179179N/A
  Information253238221218206-47-18.58%
  Finance and Insurance824841853840821-3-0.36%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing398380352354353-45-11.31%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.62765667565773510817.22%
  Mgmt. of Companies13799106116114-23-16.79%
  Admin. and Waste Services1,9312,0351,8461,8011,757-174-9.01%
  Educational Services379404377375401225.80%
  Health Care and Social Assistance5,1415,1185,1805,3015,123-18-0.35%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation1,3911,3511,3731,3431,353-38-2.73%
  Accommodation and Food Service3,9754,0624,0124,0773,997220.55%
  Other Services1,2591,2471,2771,2811,276171.35%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.6,6256,5206,4856,5266,459-166-2.51%
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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 6/29/18.
Establishments by Sector
 201320142015201620175 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments2,3952,3252,3232,3092,303-92-3.84%
Total Private Establishments2,2972,2282,2262,2152,205-92-4.01%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, HuntD43404040-6-13.04%
  MiningDDD2300.00%
  Construction21321522221321962.82%
  Manufacturing173170166164159-14-8.09%
  Wholesale TradeD142140141140-14-9.09%
  Retail Trade419402402405401-18-4.30%
  Transport. and WarehousingD70727069-6-8.00%
  UtilitiesDD777375.00%
  Information2423192018-6-25.00%
  Finance and Insurance9796989795-2-2.06%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing8983767375-14-15.73%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.165154158164161-4-2.42%
  Mgmt. of Companies131112121300.00%
  Admin. and Waste Services120120126129130108.33%
  Educational Services1718161615-2-11.76%
  Health Care and Social Assistance190185183187188-2-1.05%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation313334353326.45%
  Accommodation and Food Service235236238232231-4-1.70%
  Other Services233222216209211-22-9.44%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.989797949800.00%
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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 July 2018.

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