Economic Growth Region 8 Analysis
EGR 8 consists of Brown, Daviess, Greene, Lawrence, Martin, Monroe, Orange and Owen counties.
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Top 10 Occupation Clusters by Growth
(2014-2024 long-term projections)
- Education, training, and library occupations
- Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations
- Health diagnosing and treating practitioners
- Food preparation and serving related occupations
- Food and beverage serving workers
- Personal care and service occupations
- Sales and related occupations
- Office and administrative support occupations
- Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
- Construction and extraction occupations
- Transportation and material moving occupations
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Top 10 Industry Sectors
(Based on projections base year employment)
- Educational services
- Health care and social assistance
- Accommodation and food services
- Retail trade
- Professional and technical services
- Other services, except public administration
- Administrative and waste services
- Transportation and warehousing
Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development
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These are the official labor force projections to 2040 released in November 2012 by the Indiana Business Research Center.
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