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Employment

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 Employment30,17330,55130,31828,58428,677-1,496-4.96%
Total Private Employment25,93926,31426,08224,47124,737-1,202-4.63%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt21521822323021941.86%
  Mining2324282521-2-8.70%
  Construction7278088247728179012.38%
  Manufacturing5,7785,9195,9055,4485,373-405-7.01%
  Wholesale Trade847825753694699-148-17.47%
  Retail Trade3,8663,7903,6853,5153,441-425-10.99%
  Transport. and Warehousing6466506757087328613.31%
  Utilities5353555159611.32%
  Information210196196176163-47-22.38%
  Finance and Insurance917891896822791-126-13.74%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing14113714213014100.00%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.422429416444442204.74%
  Mgmt. of CompaniesDDDDD0N/A
  Admin. and Waste Services1,8691,8921,7511,3461,384-485-25.95%
  Educational ServicesDDDDD0N/A
  Health Care and Social Assistance5,6095,8885,9575,9305,9773686.56%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation169159163123162-7-4.14%
  Accommodation and Food Service2,9392,9242,8982,5752,742-197-6.70%
  Other Services662694689623677152.27%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.4,2344,2374,2364,1133,940-294-6.94%
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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
 201620172018201920205 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments1,4201,4111,4061,4291,416-4-0.28%
Total Private Establishments1,3571,3471,3411,3651,353-4-0.29%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt1413141716214.29%
  Mining3333300.00%
  Construction11010811011511110.91%
  Manufacturing10810910711111021.85%
  Wholesale Trade676871727368.96%
  Retail Trade239237237241236-3-1.26%
  Transport. and Warehousing404339404000.00%
  Utilities4444400.00%
  Information1312111416323.08%
  Finance and Insurance9495969493-1-1.06%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing42414548541228.57%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.10097949394-6-6.00%
  Mgmt. of CompaniesDDDDD-1-16.67%
  Admin. and Waste Services7878777676-2-2.56%
  Educational ServicesDDDDD216.67%
  Health Care and Social Assistance14914715315814900.00%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation202020192115.00%
  Accommodation and Food Service145141138139137-8-5.52%
  Other Services116116107103103-13-11.21%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.636465646300.00%
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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 2021.

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