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Wabash 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
 201420152016201720185 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment12,54712,40212,48612,29112,098-449-3.58%
Total Private Employment10,61610,80010,93110,74910,563-53-0.50%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt501534574559522214.19%
  MiningDDD303030N/A
  Construction4594915255315519220.04%
  Manufacturing3,0292,9882,9432,8582,712-317-10.47%
  Wholesale Trade388378364358365-23-5.93%
  Retail Trade1,3411,2661,3671,3601,340-1-0.07%
  Transport. and Warehousing737976821033041.10%
  Utilities4043444444410.00%
  Information7569696459-16-21.33%
  Finance and Insurance299309308307310113.68%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing9988868696-3-3.03%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.194199201195190-4-2.06%
  Mgmt. of Companies117132D1461462924.79%
  Admin. and Waste Services19619018417820263.06%
  Educational ServicesDDDDD0N/A
  Health Care and Social Assistance1,6181,8531,8641,7841,7731559.58%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation2382432592702693113.03%
  Accommodation and Food Service1,0871,0641,0151,0241,003-84-7.73%
  Other Services259262271251240-19-7.34%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.1,9311,6021,5551,5421,535-396-20.51%
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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 5/22/19.
Establishments by Sector
 201420152016201720185 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments755747741735743-12-1.59%
Total Private Establishments705698694691700-5-0.71%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt4139384038-3-7.32%
  MiningDDD33150.00%
  Construction7673727271-5-6.58%
  Manufacturing656364656500.00%
  Wholesale Trade3436383641720.59%
  Retail Trade119109105104109-10-8.40%
  Transport. and Warehousing2425252527312.50%
  Utilities34444133.33%
  Information98887-2-22.22%
  Finance and Insurance424342434312.38%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing2322222326313.04%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.444646444512.27%
  Mgmt. of Companies34D34133.33%
  Admin. and Waste Services2320202021-2-8.70%
  Educational ServicesDDDDD00.00%
  Health Care and Social Assistance6064605957-3-5.00%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation101011109-1-10.00%
  Accommodation and Food Service6160626260-1-1.64%
  Other Services666871696934.55%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.5049474443-7-14.00%
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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 May 2019.

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