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La Porte 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
 201720182019202020215 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment40,25940,29540,36938,07938,667-1,592-3.95%
Total Private Employment33,80133,97734,05031,97032,570-1,231-3.64%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt253246231234230-23-9.09%
  Mining1920202022315.79%
  Construction1,9241,9921,9241,9001,873-51-2.65%
  Manufacturing7,5387,7708,0657,5077,6951572.08%
  Wholesale Trade1,2091,3111,2871,4281,50129224.15%
  Retail Trade5,4775,3095,0834,7904,953-524-9.57%
  Transport. and Warehousing1,0489829789971,05570.67%
  Utilities1791922102242254625.70%
  Information206193195191182-24-11.65%
  Finance and Insurance821826835798794-27-3.29%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing354360376365379257.06%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.73576472670674381.09%
  Mgmt. of Companies113111886168-45-39.82%
  Admin. and Waste Services1,7571,8321,7481,6401,620-137-7.80%
  Educational Services401400386379372-29-7.23%
  Health Care and Social Assistance5,1235,1005,2195,1315,2271042.03%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation1,3531,2771,245908813-540-39.91%
  Accommodation and Food Service4,0144,0304,2123,6243,744-270-6.73%
  Other Services1,2761,2641,2251,0671,076-200-15.67%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.6,4586,3186,3196,1096,097-361-5.59%
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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 June 2022.
Establishments by Sector
 201720182019202020215 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments2,2952,2832,2812,3012,292-3-0.13%
Total Private Establishments2,1972,1872,1742,1912,182-15-0.68%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt3938383836-3-7.69%
  Mining33444133.33%
  Construction219220213215210-9-4.11%
  Manufacturing159158162159155-4-2.52%
  Wholesale Trade138130121119122-16-11.59%
  Retail Trade399390383384378-21-5.26%
  Transport. and Warehousing68747879791116.18%
  Utilities7777700.00%
  Information1817181921316.67%
  Finance and Insurance951041101121131818.95%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing757576827834.00%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.16115115215416431.86%
  Mgmt. of Companies13151188-5-38.46%
  Admin. and Waste Services129129132139139107.75%
  Educational Services1515152124960.00%
  Health Care and Social Assistance18718918918519031.60%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation3333333132-1-3.03%
  Accommodation and Food Service23123123423623762.60%
  Other Services210209199200187-23-10.95%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.98961071101101212.24%
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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 June 2022.

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