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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
 201320142015201620175 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment8,5398,1688,1838,3338,318-221-2.59%
Total Private Employment7,3626,9997,0277,1717,157-205-2.78%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt75859193871216.00%
  Mining9648342318-78-81.25%
  Construction469464496492450-19-4.05%
  Manufacturing2,8922,6372,6662,6862,730-162-5.60%
  Wholesale TradeD265251252237237N/A
  Retail Trade745727737747736-9-1.21%
  Transport. and Warehousing64667867779479414822.91%
  UtilitiesDDD000N/A
  Information1917121211-8-42.11%
  Finance and Insurance154159145150150-4-2.60%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing2937262624-5-17.24%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.28129028429029093.20%
  Mgmt. of Companies11DD00-11-100.00%
  Admin. and Waste Services328334282270308-20-6.10%
  Educational Services7675787675-1-1.32%
  Health Care and Social Assistance359353360368370113.06%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation2727282826-1-3.70%
  Accommodation and Food Service492510538539534428.54%
  Other Services177160187190187105.65%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.1,1771,1691,1561,1621,161-16-1.36%
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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 Establishments50249550050350200.00%
Total Private Establishments46345646146546300.00%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt1822242425738.89%
  Mining1111998-3-27.27%
  Construction8481818379-5-5.95%
  Manufacturing313233333213.23%
  Wholesale TradeD2224252414.35%
  Retail Trade5955545454-5-8.47%
  Transport. and Warehousing2728303130311.11%
  UtilitiesDDD3300.00%
  Information75444-3-42.86%
  Finance and Insurance1919232424526.32%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing10121099-1-10.00%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.3938373532-7-17.95%
  Mgmt. of Companies3DD21-2-66.67%
  Admin. and Waste Services252523242614.00%
  Educational Services5555500.00%
  Health Care and Social Assistance242424242514.17%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation3433300.00%
  Accommodation and Food Service3231333028-4-12.50%
  Other Services4341424552920.93%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.393939383900.00%
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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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