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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
 201420152016201720185 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment105,162106,450106,992108,128109,3684,2064.00%
Total Private Employment95,68996,83097,23198,34899,4583,7693.94%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt125130140123116-9-7.20%
  Mining174129948982-92-52.87%
  Construction7,0007,2696,6626,9287,3433434.90%
  Manufacturing12,43412,68312,67912,58013,1357015.64%
  Wholesale Trade4,1424,2944,3594,3484,4052636.35%
  Retail Trade12,32112,41212,89312,75512,6373162.56%
  Transport. and Warehousing4,1004,1204,2454,2734,3842846.93%
  Utilities78481083184188610213.01%
  Information1,4671,3401,3321,2601,241-226-15.41%
  Finance and Insurance1,9892,0582,1832,2062,55556628.46%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing1,2981,2601,2331,2421,273-25-1.93%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.3,5523,7953,8163,9124,07552314.72%
  Mgmt. of Companies3,1193,1102,7762,8132,919-200-6.41%
  Admin. and Waste Services7,3877,3287,2247,6557,7383514.75%
  Educational Services2,0032,0251,9511,9481,962-41-2.05%
  Health Care and Social Assistance17,86218,10118,54419,12618,5647023.93%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation2,1322,1472,1422,2022,116-16-0.75%
  Accommodation and Food Service9,9929,94910,26710,28210,2552632.63%
  Other Services3,8053,8693,8583,7643,775-30-0.79%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.9,4739,6209,7619,7809,9104374.61%
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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 5/22/19.
Establishments by Sector
 201420152016201720185 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments4,7024,6944,7194,7034,769671.42%
Total Private Establishments4,6254,6174,6444,6264,690651.41%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt2222222121-1-4.55%
  Mining2321212122-1-4.35%
  Construction426429435427418-8-1.88%
  Manufacturing24124824624424872.90%
  Wholesale Trade30129530429730320.66%
  Retail Trade730721726722719-11-1.51%
  Transport. and Warehousing11211611411111643.57%
  Utilities87767-1-12.50%
  Information5951494346-13-22.03%
  Finance and Insurance2632712812812922911.03%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing1871861821942092211.76%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.44543444044544940.90%
  Mgmt. of Companies525455515759.62%
  Admin. and Waste Services251248257262274239.16%
  Educational Services6571656462-3-4.62%
  Health Care and Social Assistance531525516517523-8-1.51%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation646671737069.38%
  Accommodation and Food Service431433434437445143.25%
  Other Services418421421414411-7-1.67%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.777775777922.60%
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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 May 2019.

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