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Vanderburgh 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
 201820192020202120225 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment109,282109,084102,059104,336106,584-2,698-2.47%
Total Private Employment99,43899,24792,81795,27197,493-1,945-1.96%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt1161081019696-20-17.24%
  Mining8275685758-24-29.27%
  Construction7,3427,0666,5536,4446,541-801-10.91%
  Manufacturing13,13512,71311,89612,21112,631-504-3.84%
  Wholesale Trade4,4044,4514,2154,2334,468641.45%
  Retail Trade12,63712,49611,93512,15512,176-461-3.65%
  Transport. and Warehousing4,3844,5464,4764,9265,04365915.03%
  Utilities886782758732436-450-50.79%
  Information1,2401,2321,4091,2721,305655.24%
  Finance and Insurance2,5552,6232,5552,6352,84428911.31%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing1,2731,2901,2161,3251,255-18-1.41%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.4,0754,1384,6044,7324,95387821.55%
  Mgmt. of Companies2,9203,5753,4293,4153,58366322.71%
  Admin. and Waste Services7,7187,4175,8316,0456,170-1,548-20.06%
  Educational Services1,9621,9251,8572,1782,23927714.12%
  Health Care and Social Assistance18,57018,73718,16318,39518,351-219-1.18%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation2,1162,0391,4601,5671,882-234-11.06%
  Accommodation and Food Service10,24810,2578,9579,3849,765-483-4.71%
  Other Services3,7763,7773,3343,4703,696-80-2.12%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.9,8449,8379,2429,0649,092-752-7.64%
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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 August 2023.
Establishments by Sector
 201820192020202120225 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments4,7584,7624,8454,8845,0462886.05%
Total Private Establishments4,6794,6834,7674,8074,9672886.16%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt2121212019-2-9.52%
  Mining2123181820-1-4.76%
  Construction417419435433439225.28%
  Manufacturing248249243240234-14-5.65%
  Wholesale Trade302304308303314123.97%
  Retail Trade718704723740753354.87%
  Transport. and Warehousing1161161191221362017.24%
  Utilities79108700.00%
  Information46495450591328.26%
  Finance and Insurance2912923023073253411.68%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing207205207220224178.21%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.4494434574665015211.58%
  Mgmt. of Companies5757555154-3-5.26%
  Admin. and Waste Services273269277274287145.13%
  Educational Services6261616369711.29%
  Health Care and Social Assistance5235475515725775410.33%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation707073707445.71%
  Accommodation and Food Service443453461461472296.55%
  Other Services409393394391405-4-0.98%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.797978777900.00%
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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 August 2023.

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