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Quick Stats: EGR 8

Economic Growth Region 8 includes Brown, Daviess, Greene, Lawrence, Martin, Monroe, Orange and Owen counties.

Average Wage (May 2014)

Geography
Hourly Annual
Bloomington MSA $19.59 $40,760
Indiana $19.94 $41,470
U.S. $22.71 $47,230

Source: OES from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Median Wage (May 2014)

Geography
Hourly Annual
Bloomington MSA $14.86 $30,910
Indiana $15.63 $32,500
U.S. $17.09 $35,540

Source: OES from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Unemployment Rate (July 2015)

Region 8 5.4
Indiana 4.8
U.S. 5.6

Note: Data are not seasonally adjusted
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Nonfarm Employment (July 2015)

Bloomington MSA 70,700
Indiana 3,017,300
U.S. 141,794,000

Note: Data are not seasonally adjusted
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Personal Income,  2013 (in millions)

Region 8 $10,885.0
Indiana $253,779.0
U.S. $14,151,427.0

Source: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

Population as of July 1, 2013

Region 8 319,077
Indiana 6,570,713
U.S. 316,497,531

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Top 10 Occupations by Growth (2010 - 2020 Long-Term Projections)

  1. Education, Training, and Library Occupations
  2. Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
  3. Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners
  4. Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations
  5. Food and Beverage Serving Workers
  6. Sales and Related Occupations
  7. Retail Sales Workers
  8. Office and Administrative Support Occupations
  9. Production Occupations
  10. Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indiana Department of Workforce Development

Major Employers (based on number of employees)

  1. Indiana University Med Ctr
  2. Indiana University Bloomington
  3. US Naval Weapons Support Ctr
  4. US Naval Surface Warfare Ctr
  5. IU Health Bloomington Hospital
  6. Cook Group Inc
  7. West Baden Springs Hotel
  8. French Lick Resort
  9. Daviess Community Hospital
  10. Boston Scientific Corp

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Major Educational Institutions

Name
Type
City
Indiana University Bloomington Four-year Bloomington
Ivy Tech - Bloomington Two-year Bloomington

Source: Indiana Commission for Higher Education, 2013