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672. Employment, by Industry

[In thousands (78,678 represents 78,678,000), except percent. See headnote, Table 646. Data from 1985 to 1991, and also beginning 1992, not strictly comparable with other years due to changes in industrial classification]

 
1994 1 1995 1 1996 1997 1 1998 1 1999 1
INDUSTRY 1970 1980 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1 1991 1992 1993 Total Percent Total Percent Total Percent Total Percent Total Percent Total Percent
Female Black Hispanic 2 Female Black Hispanic 2 Female Black Hispanic 2 Female Black Hispanic 2 Female Black Hispanic 2 Female Black Hispanic 2
 
Total employed 78,678 99,303 107,150 109,597 112,440 114,968 117,342 118,793 117,718 118,492 120,259 123,060 46.0 10.4 8.8 124,900 46.1 10.6 8.9 126,708 46.2 10.7 9.2 129,558 46.2 10.8 9.8 131,463 46.2 11.1 10.1 133,488 46.5 11.3 10.3
Agriculture 3,463 3,364 3,179 3,163 3,208 3,169 3,199 3,223 3,269 3,247 3,115 3,409 25.1 4.0 16.4 3,440 25.6 2.9 17.5 3,443 25.3 2.9 17.7 3,399 24.9 3.4 19.4 3,378 24.4 4.1 22.0 3,281 25.9 3.6 22.4
Mining 516 979 939 880 818 753 719 724 732 666 672 669 15.7 4.5 5.5 627 13.4 3.8 5.8 569 13.2 4.6 6.6 634 14.4 4.2 9.4 620 13.7 4.6 9.0 565 12.3 4.3 10.1
Construction 4,818 6,215 6,987 7,288 7,456 7,603 7,680 7,764 7,140 7,063 7,276 7,493 9.6 6.4 10.5 7,668 9.9 6.6 10.4 7,943 10.0 6.6 10.4 8,302 9.4 6.8 11.8 8,518 9.4 6.4 12.7 8,987 9.9 6.2 13.5
Manufacturing 20,746 21,942 20,879 20,962 20,935 21,320 21,652 21,346 20,580 20,124 19,711 20,157 32.1 10.1 9.9 20,493 31.6 10.4 10.2 20,518 32.0 10.5 10.1 20,835 32.1 10.4 11.2 20,733 31.8 10.5 11.2 20,070 32.0 10.6 11.2
Transportation, communication, and
  other public utilities 5,320 6,525 7,548 7,650 7,880 8,064 8,094 8,168 8,234 8,284 8,526 8,692 28.4 13.7 7.8 8,709 28.9 14.5 7.7 8,817 28.6 14.6 8.2 9,182 28.8 14.9 8.6 9,307 29.1 15.1 9.5 9,554 28.7 15.4 9.3
Wholesale and retail trade 15,008 20,191 22,296 22,813 23,392 23,663 24,230 24,622 24,418 24,722 25,143 25,699 47.2 8.5 9.7 26,071 47.2 8.6 9.8 26,497 47.2 8.8 10.1 26,777 47.3 8.9 11.1 27,203 47.2 9.6 11.4 27,572 47.6 9.6 11.5
  Wholesale trade 2,672 3,920 4,341 4,416 4,580 4,578 4,611 4,669 4,660 4,783 4,622 4,713 28.9 6.5 9.2 4,986 29.2 6.3 9.7 4,956 29.8 6.8 9.8 4,907 29.6 6.3 10.7 5,090 30.0 7.4 10.8 5,189 32.0 7.2 11.1
  Retail trade 12,336 16,270 17,955 18,397 18,812 19,085 19,618 19,953 19,758 19,938 20,521 20,986 51.3 8.9 9.9 21,086 51.5 9.1 9.8 21,541 51.2 9.3 10.2 21,869 51.2 9.4 11.2 22,113 51.1 10.1 11.6 22,383 51.2 10.2 11.6
Finance, insurance, real estate 3,945 5,993 7,005 7,401 7,763 7,921 7,988 8,051 7,806 7,780 7,975 8,141 58.9 9.1 6.7 7,983 58.3 9.3 6.7 8,076 58.4 9.1 7.0 8,297 58.4 9.7 7.2 8,605 58.7 10.5 7.1 8,815 58.0 10.7 7.4
  Banking and other finances 1,697 2,568 3,135 3,263 3,421 3,454 3,447 3,461 3,308 3,291 3,467 3,561 63.5 10.1 6.7 3,491 63.1 10.3 6.6 3,465 63.5 9.8 6.5 3,622 62.2 10.1 6.4 3,774 61.9 11.0 6.6 3,995 60.7 12.0 6.7
  Insurance and real estate 2,248 3,425 3,870 4,137 4,342 4,466 4,542 4,590 4,497 4,489 4,509 4,580 55.4 8.3 6.6 4,492 54.5 8.6 6.8 4,610 54.6 8.6 7.4 4,675 55.5 9.3 7.9 4,832 56.2 10.0 7.4 4,820 55.8 9.6 8.0
 
Services 3 20,385 28,752 33,322 34,337 35,743 37,043 38,227 39,267 39,884 40,967 42,059 42,986 61.8 11.9 7.8 43,953 61.9 12.0 7.9 45,043 61.9 12.1 8.3 46,393 62.0 12.1 8.5 47,212 62.1 12.2 8.7 48,687 62.0 12.7 8.9
  Business and repair services 3 1,403 3,848 5,969 4,306 4,706 5,051 7,334 7,485 7,536 6,623 6,907 7,304 36.3 11.2 10.0 7,526 36.5 11.3 10.2 8,087 36.8 11.0 10.8 8,450 37.2 11.6 11.0 8,708 36.6 11.6 10.8 9,046 36.3 11.5 11.2
    Advertising 147 191 263 270 293 288 282 277 255 259 286 272 52.6 5.6 4.2 267 52.3 3.8 7.0 276 55.1 4.1 6.1 298 53.5 5.8 5.4 308 51.2 6.1 6.8 284 56.4 7.7 8.1
    Services to dwellings and
     buildings (NA) 370 571 601 675 791 801 827 848 759 763 849 49.2 16.4 20.3 829 47.7 16.6 20.6 871 47.9 17.6 21.3 829 48.5 15.3 23.4 791 48.8 16.5 21.2 820 47.6 17.9 25.6
    Personnel supply services (NA) 235 590 618 640 736 786 710 663 695 706 804 61.3 20.5 6.7 853 59.4 19.6 9.0 866 58.4 19.6 11.1 1,018 62.6 21.1 10.5 1,027 60.2 20.8 12.1 1,066 58.9 21.3 11.8
    Computer and data processing (NA) 221 549 610 663 713 797 805 852 887 963 1,017 34.5 7.1 3.8 1,136 34.8 8.2 3.9 1,340 33.0 7.6 4.2 1,535 31.0 6.5 4.4 1,780 29.7 6.8 4.1 2,079 30.0 6.3 4.4
    Detective/protective services (NA) 213 318 335 371 345 364 378 404 461 478 477 17.6 24.0 10.6 506 20.4 22.7 9.2 540 22.7 22.6 8.2 555 20.3 23.6 11.8 573 21.0 26.0 11.1 593 24.9 27.9 9.5
    Automobile services 600 952 1,322 1,280 1,271 1,341 1,391 1,457 1,459 1,494 1,501 1,546 13.5 8.9 12.9 1,459 13.6 9.9 13.1 1,630 14.5 9.3 15.3 1,635 14.5 9.6 15.4 1,536 13.5 9.8 14.9 1,583 14.8 9.3 14.8
  Personal services 3 4,276 3,839 4,352 4,472 4,598 4,727 4,664 4,733 4,745 4,473 4,518 4,339 69.0 13.6 15.2 4,375 69.2 14.2 15.4 4,358 68.7 14.3 16.0 4,404 68.9 13.6 16.8 4,451 70.3 13.5 17.3 4,488 70.7 13.9 18.0
    Private households 1,782 1,257 1,254 1,241 1,216 1,163 1,108 1,036 1,017 1,145 1,134 976 89.3 17.5 25.4 971 89.6 18.3 23.2 936 89.1 17.8 25.2 921 90.9 17.6 25.6 967 90.7 15.1 29.3 940 91.6 16.0 27.5
    Hotels and lodging places 979 1,149 1,451 1,523 1,597 1,702 1,695 1,818 1,850 1,471 1,472 1,464 54.8 15.1 16.2 1,495 55.7 15.6 15.9 1,504 54.4 15.5 17.0 1,549 53.4 14.5 19.0 1,371 57.7 15.4 18.4 1,541 56.2 14.5 19.5
  Entertainment and recreation 717 1,047 1,278 1,292 1,353 1,421 1,440 1,526 1,590 1,984 2,083 2,134 42.6 8.4 7.9 2,238 43.6 8.1 7.9 2,386 44.0 8.7 9.8 2,465 44.5 9.0 9.1 2,530 45.0 9.0 8.4 2,649 42.8 10.0 8.0
  Professional and related services 3 12,904 19,853 21,563 22,174 22,963 23,725 24,609 25,351 25,853 27,713 28,365 29,030 68.8 12.0 6.0 29,661 68.9 12.1 6.2 30,085 69.2 12.3 6.5 30,935 69.4 12.3 6.6 31,392 69.5 12.5 6.9 32,370 69.7 13.1 7.1
    Hospitals 2,843 4,036 4,269 4,368 4,444 4,520 4,568 4,700 4,854 4,933 5,053 5,009 76.5 16.4 5.5 4,961 76.1 16.2 6.0 5,041 76.1 16.5 6.7 5,130 76.3 16.2 6.3 5,116 76.3 16.0 6.6 5,117 76.5 16.7 5.8
    Health services, except hospitals 1,628 3,345 3,641 3,761 4,034 4,261 4,542 4,673 4,989 5,369 5,543 5,579 78.9 13.3 6.8 5,967 79.1 13.5 6.8 6,158 79.2 13.8 6.4 6,395 79.1 14.4 7.3 6,388 79.0 14.7 7.9 6,529 78.9 15.6 8.0
    Elementary, secondary schools 6,126 5,550 5,431 5,510 5,550 5,737 5,970 5,994 6,084 6,152 6,358 6,447 74.6 11.8 7.1 6,653 74.6 11.7 7.3 6,711 74.9 11.8 7.5 6,866 75.4 12.2 7.2 7,131 75.3 12.4 7.4 7,451 75.8 11.9 7.8
    Colleges and universities (4) 2,108 2,281 2,342 2,378 2,425 2,514 2,637 2,597 2,617 2,666 2,743 52.3 9.7 4.7 2,768 52.9 10.3 5.2 2,787 52.2 10.7 6.0 2,759 52.0 10.0 5.7 2,792 52.5 10.1 5.8 2,919 52.1 10.7 6.5
    Social services 828 1,590 1,682 1,805 1,946 2,042 2,110 2,239 2,357 2,740 2,790 3,046 81.3 17.5 7.8 2,979 80.8 17.5 7.7 3,102 80.7 17.3 8.6 3,182 81.6 17.1 9.0 3,240 81.8 17.5 8.8 3,426 82.7 19.5 9.9
    Legal services 429 776 995 1,034 1,138 1,177 1,207 1,215 1,272 1,246 1,252 1,286 55.0 5.2 5.3 1,335 55.7 5.7 4.8 1,303 56.0 4.9 4.9 1,398 56.1 5.6 5.8 1,356 56.0 6.0 6.2 1,365 56.6 7.0 6.4
Public administration 5 4,476 5,342 4,995 5,104 5,246 5,432 5,553 5,627 5,655 5,640 5,782 5,814 43.0 16.4 5.8 5,957 44.1 16.9 6.1 5,802 44.4 16.5 6.6 5,738 44.5 16.5 6.5 5,887 43.6 16.5 6.6 5,958 44.6 16.7 6.8



1 See footnote 2, Table 643.
2 Persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race.
3 Includes industries not shown separately.
4 Included with elementary/secondary schools.
5 Includes workers involved in uniquely governmental activities, e.g., judicial and legislative.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Employment and Earnings, monthly, January issues, and unpublished data.

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These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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