Download Options

Please wait until page completely loads before changing format.

Excel Word Word
logo

Vigo County, IN

Select a topic:
PopulationEducationCommutingLabor ForceIndustryIncomeFirm Size

Labor Force

An area's labor force provides insight on the availability factor and is residence-based—that is, the people are working or seeking work and reside in the particular county or region.

Annual Labor Force Estimates in 2014
 NumberPct. Chg. from 2000
Labor Force49,306-2.9%
Employed45,461-6.6%
Unemployed3,84582.4%
Rate7.885.7%
graph
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
200450,43046,7713,6597.35.4
200549,89846,5013,3976.85.5
200650,26947,0503,2196.45.0
200750,12047,4662,6545.34.6
200850,40347,1643,2396.45.9
200950,96145,8075,15410.110.3
201051,11545,3885,72711.210.4
201150,53345,3165,21710.39.1
201250,16245,1704,99210.08.3
201349,61644,9264,6909.57.7
201449,30645,4613,8457.86.0
graph
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics