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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 Employment48,69348,30347,80844,89445,288-3,405-6.99%
Total Private Employment41,20640,97540,39037,65538,150-3,056-7.42%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt801031311191052531.25%
  Mining1427282321750.00%
  Construction2,0402,1222,0361,9892,118783.82%
  Manufacturing6,4816,3705,8575,1915,107-1,374-21.20%
  Wholesale Trade1,1511,1181,1561,1661,231806.95%
  Retail Trade6,4826,3136,2836,1416,228-254-3.92%
  Transport. and Warehousing1,1961,2101,2391,3181,38518915.80%
  Utilities150156152151148-2-1.33%
  Information337373336302290-47-13.95%
  Finance and Insurance1,4291,3971,3691,3021,255-174-12.18%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing595635656618589-6-1.01%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.9971,0111,0211,0171,044474.71%
  Mgmt. of Companies305329295285278-27-8.85%
  Admin. and Waste Services3,0602,5812,4591,8881,903-1,157-37.81%
  Educational Services1,1441,1831,1501,0741,106-38-3.32%
  Health Care and Social Assistance8,5598,8949,0588,7908,6951361.59%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation396428461383413174.29%
  Accommodation and Food Service5,4745,3915,3424,6684,934-540-9.86%
  Other Services1,3151,3351,3611,2311,300-15-1.14%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.7,4877,3287,4187,2397,138-349-4.66%
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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 June 2022.
Establishments by Sector
 201720182019202020215 Year
Change
5 Year
% Change
Total Establishments2,3922,3782,3772,3952,402100.42%
Total Private Establishments2,2972,2862,2832,3022,310130.57%
  Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunt2121202120-1-4.76%
  Mining44655125.00%
  Construction18018217718018663.33%
  Manufacturing11311111411311410.88%
  Wholesale Trade102999910296-6-5.88%
  Retail Trade374362368369367-7-1.87%
  Transport. and Warehousing696669717234.35%
  Utilities99998-1-11.11%
  Information1616181720425.00%
  Finance and Insurance14915215315615674.70%
  Real Estate, Rental, Leasing879593959144.60%
  Professional and Tech. Servs.177173177180190137.34%
  Mgmt. of Companies1719171414-3-17.65%
  Admin. and Waste Services120115113108109-11-9.17%
  Educational Services232523242528.70%
  Health Care and Social Assistance335331326331333-2-0.60%
  Arts, Entertain., and Recreation3940424346717.95%
  Accommodation and Food Service25325726026425962.37%
  Other Services211211202199200-11-5.21%
Federal, State, & Local Govt.9592949392-3-3.16%
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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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