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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
 201220132014201520165 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment28,93429,19129,88329,75029,9451,0113.49%
Total Private Employment24,57324,84225,47925,40825,6431,0704.35%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt194190196204213199.79%
  Mining1918192222315.79%
  Construction655653644706651-4-0.61%
  Manufacturing5,3055,3285,5085,5095,6093045.73%
  Wholesale Trade828882876859872445.31%
  Retail Trade4,0924,1224,1583,8723,886-206-5.03%
  Transport. and Warehousing689711762713688-1-0.15%
  Utilities4846464144-4-8.33%
  Information455244235211211-244-53.63%
  Finance and Insurance913894880899893-20-2.19%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing209163161165147-62-29.67%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.DD485425419419N/A
  Mgmt. of CompaniesDD242269D0N/A
  Admin. and Waste Services1,2431,5441,6721,7531,81957646.34%
  Educational Services598598DDD-598-100.00%
  Health Care and Social Assistance4,9705,0505,1565,2885,4024328.69%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation1461561701521662013.70%
  Accommodation and Food Service2,9072,9883,0213,0643,0831766.05%
  Other Services66364063864467181.21%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.4,3614,3494,4044,3424,302-59-1.35%
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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 8/30/17.
Establishments by Sector
 201220132014201520165 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments1,5301,5111,4681,4651,433-97-6.34%
Total Private Establishments1,4641,4461,4061,4011,371-93-6.35%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt1211121315325.00%
  Mining3333300.00%
  Construction123117114114108-15-12.20%
  Manufacturing113115113114109-4-3.54%
  Wholesale Trade8281757069-13-15.85%
  Retail Trade245245244247241-4-1.63%
  Transport. and Warehousing394244414012.56%
  Utilities4444400.00%
  Information1615131312-4-25.00%
  Finance and Insurance9997959691-8-8.08%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing5049494844-6-12.00%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.DD108110107-4-3.60%
  Mgmt. of CompaniesDD67D-1-12.50%
  Admin. and Waste Services716865697100.00%
  Educational Services1515DDD-3-20.00%
  Health Care and Social Assistance163162152149150-13-7.98%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation2324222020-3-13.04%
  Accommodation and Food Service154153146148150-4-2.60%
  Other Services135129127122121-14-10.37%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.6665626462-4-6.06%
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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 January 2016.

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