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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
 201520162017201820195 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Employment48,48048,65048,69348,30347,808-672-1.39%
Total Private Employment41,11141,17941,20640,97540,390-721-1.75%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt8883801031314348.86%
  Mining8054142728-52-65.00%
  Construction1,9231,8552,0402,1222,0361135.88%
  Manufacturing6,7326,5356,4816,3705,857-875-13.00%
  Wholesale Trade1,1801,1351,1511,1181,156-24-2.03%
  Retail Trade6,4206,6476,4826,3136,283-137-2.13%
  Transport. and Warehousing1,2221,2381,1961,2101,239171.39%
  Utilities208175150156152-56-26.92%
  Information377355337373336-41-10.88%
  Finance and Insurance1,4901,4481,4291,3971,369-121-8.12%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing5725785956356568414.69%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.9769799971,0111,021454.61%
  Mgmt. of Companies334322305329295-39-11.68%
  Admin. and Waste Services3,4003,0203,0602,5812,459-941-27.68%
  Educational Services1,1561,1681,1441,1831,150-6-0.52%
  Health Care and Social Assistance7,9418,3408,5598,8949,0581,11714.07%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation3684053964284619325.27%
  Accommodation and Food Service5,2655,4565,4745,3915,342771.46%
  Other Services1,3781,3871,3151,3351,361-17-1.23%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.7,3697,4717,4877,3287,418490.66%
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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 5/28/20.
Establishments by Sector
 201520162017201820195 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments2,3892,4002,3922,3782,378-11-0.46%
Total Private Establishments2,2962,3062,2972,2862,284-12-0.52%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt192121212015.26%
  Mining77446-1-14.29%
  Construction180181180182177-3-1.67%
  Manufacturing11211311311111421.79%
  Wholesale Trade1041011029999-5-4.81%
  Retail Trade375380374362368-7-1.87%
  Transport. and Warehousing697269666900.00%
  Utilities9999900.00%
  Information1416161618428.57%
  Finance and Insurance15114914915215321.32%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing858887959389.41%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.178182177173177-1-0.56%
  Mgmt. of Companies161717191716.25%
  Admin. and Waste Services126118120115113-13-10.32%
  Educational Services212223252329.52%
  Health Care and Social Assistance32232833533132641.24%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation3837394042410.53%
  Accommodation and Food Service249250253257260114.42%
  Other Services223218211211202-21-9.42%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.939495929411.08%
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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 2020.

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