Hoosiers by the Numbers

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Economic Growth Region 5 Analysis

EGR 5 consists of Boone, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Johnson, Madison, Marion, Morgan and Shelby counties.

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1,072,255 Population (EGR 5)
2.0 Unemployment Rate (EGR 5)
$66.8 billion Personal Income (EGR 5)
$25.91 Average Wage (Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson MSA)
$20.00 Median Wage (Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson MSA)
1,090,000 Nonfarm Employment (Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson MSA)
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Mike Petro

Email: GPetro@dwd.in.gov
Phone: (317) 232-8539
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10 N. Senate Ave., Rm SE 209
Indianapolis, IN 46204

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Top 10 Occupation Clusters by Growth
(2014-2024 long-term projections)

  1. Management occupations
  2. Business and financial operations occupations
  3. Computer and mathematical occupations
  4. Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations
  5. Health diagnosing and treating practitioners
  6. Food preparation and serving related occupations
  7. Sales and related occupations
  8. Office and administrative support occupations
  9. Transportation and material moving occupations
  10. Material moving workers

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

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Top 10 Industry Sectors
(Based on projections base year employment)

  1. Health care and social assistance
  2. Retail trade
  3. Manufacturing
  4. Accommodation and food services
  5. Administrative and waste services
  6. Educational services
  7. Transportation and warehousing
  8. Professional and technical services
  9. Finance and insurance
  10. Wholesale trade

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development

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Major Employers (Based on number of employees)

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  1. IU Health University Hospital
  2. St Vincent Emergency Dept
  3. St Vincent Health Ctr
  4. Peyton Manning Children's Hosp
  5. IUPUI
  6. IU Health
  7. IU School of Medicine
  8. Eli Lilly & Co
  9. Eli Lilly Intl Corp
  10. Roche Diagnostics Corp

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Major Educational Institutions

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Four-year Indianapolis
Ivy Tech-Central Indiana Two-year Indianapolis
American College of Education Independent Indianapolis
Anderson University Independent Anderson
Butler University Independent Indianapolis
Franklin College Independent Franklin
Marian College Independent Indianapolis
Martin University Independent Indianapolis
University of Indianapolis Independent Indianapolis
University of Phoenix - Indianapolis Independent Indianapolis

Source: Indiana Commission for Higher Education

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Labor Force Projections

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