Labor Force

An area's labor force provides insight on the availability factor and is residence-based—that is, the people are working or seeking work and reside in the county.

Annual Labor Force Estimates in 2012
 NumberPct. Chg. from 2000
Labor Force3,0712.3%
Employed2,810-3.2%
Unemployed261166.3%
Rate8.5157.6%
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
20023,0462,9151314.35.2
20033,0752,9241514.95.3
20043,1062,9371695.45.3
20053,1472,9831645.25.4
20063,1072,9441635.25.0
20073,0482,8961525.04.6
20083,0582,8701886.15.8
20093,0962,76033610.910.4
20103,1772,84533210.510.1
20113,0882,8152738.89.0
20123,0712,8102618.58.4
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Labor Force Report (20 mile radius around Ohio County)

Total Establishments

 

18,946

 

Total Employees

 

226,950

 

 

Total Establishments by Size (2014)

 

TOTAL

%

1-4 Employees

11,188

59.05

5-9 Employees

3,712

19.59

10-19 Employees

1,926

10.17

20-49 Employees

1,248

6.59

50-99 Employees

472

2.49

100-249 Employees

320

1.69

250-499 Employees

55

0.29

500-999 Employees

15

0.08

1000 Employees

10

0.05

Total Employees by Major SIC (2014)

 

TOTAL

%

Agricultural, Forestry, Fishing (SIC Range 01-09)

2,199

0.97

Mining (SIC 10-14)

209

0.09

Construction (SIC 15-17)

10,482

4.62

Manufacturing (SIC 20-39)

27,772

12.24

Transportation and Communications (SIC 40-49)

8,556

3.77

Wholesale Trade (SIC 50-51)

9,219

4.06

Retail Trade (SIC 52-59)

51,308

22.61

Finance, Insurance And Real Estate (SIC 60-69)

11,769

5.19

Services (SIC 70-89)

92,706

40.85

Public Administration (SIC 90-98)

11,586

5.11

Unclassified (SIC 99)

1,144

0.50

Total Businesses by Establishment Type (2014)

 

Total Employees by Establishment Type (2014)

 

TOTAL

%

 

 

TOTAL

%

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

51

0.27

 

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

166

0.07

Agricultural Services

344

1.82

 

Agricultural Services

2,033

0.90

Coal and Ore Mining

7

0.04

 

Coal and Ore Mining

89

0.04

Oil and Gas

9

0.05

 

Oil and Gas

120

0.05

General Construction

572

3.02

 

General Construction

3,485

1.54

Heavy Construction

965

5.09

 

Heavy Construction

6,997

3.08

Food Manufacturing

39

0.21

 

Food Manufacturing

2,224

0.98

Tobacco Manufacturing

0

0.00

 

Tobacco Manufacturing

0

0.00

Textile Mills

1

0.01

 

Textile Mills

240

0.11

Apparel and Textile Manufacturing

14

0.07

 

Apparel and Textile Manufacturing

130

0.06

Lumber and Wood Production

18

0.10

 

Lumber and Wood Production

223

0.10

Furniture Manufacturing

10

0.05

 

Furniture Manufacturing

318

0.14

Paper Manufacturing

26

0.14

 

Paper Manufacturing

1,720

0.76

Printing and Publishing

116

0.61

 

Printing and Publishing

3,079

1.36

Chemicals

26

0.14

 

Chemicals

919

0.40

Petroleum Refining

2

0.01

 

Petroleum Refining

17

0.01

Rubber and Plastics

22

0.12

 

Rubber and Plastics

1,383

0.61

Leather Manufacturing

1

0.01

 

Leather Manufacturing

2

0.00

Stone, Glass, and Concrete

30

0.16

 

Stone, Glass, and Concrete

750

0.33

Metals Fabrication

82

0.43

 

Metals Fabrication

3,590

1.58

Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing

266

1.40

 

Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing

13,177

5.81

Transportation

453

2.39

 

Transportation

4,460

1.97

Travel Services

25

0.13

 

Travel Services

84

0.04

Transport Services

72

0.38

 

Transport Services

1,474

0.65

Communications

113

0.60

 

Communications

1,069

0.47

Utilities

59

0.31

 

Utilities

1,469

0.65

Durables Wholesale

481

2.54

 

Durables Wholesale

5,537

2.44

Non Durables Wholesale

166

0.88

 

Non Durables Wholesale

3,682

1.62

Building Materials, Hardware and Garden

230

1.21

 

Building Materials, Hardware and Garden

2,937

1.29

General Merchandise Stores

127

0.67

 

General Merchandise Stores

4,877

2.15

Food Markets

146

0.77

 

Food Markets

5,673

2.50

Convenience Stores

98

0.52

 

Convenience Stores

925

0.41

Other Food Stores

165

0.87

 

Other Food Stores

1,163

0.51

Auto Dealers and Gas Stations

394

2.08

 

Auto Dealers and Gas Stations

3,778

1.66

Clothing Stores

164

0.87

 

Clothing Stores

2,367

1.04

Furniture Stores

66

0.35

 

Furniture Stores

459

0.20

Home Furnishings

99

0.52

 

Home Furnishings

674

0.30

Electronics and Computer Stores

82

0.43

 

Electronics and Computer Stores

751

0.33

Music Stores

26

0.14

 

Music Stores

132

0.06

Restaurants

734

3.87

 

Restaurants

16,127

7.11

Other Food Service

248

1.31

 

Other Food Service

3,631

1.60

Bars

99

0.52

 

Bars

555

0.24

Drug Stores

117

0.62

 

Drug Stores

2,023

0.89

Liquor Stores

71

0.37

 

Liquor Stores

632

0.28

Specialty Stores

640

3.38

 

Specialty Stores

4,197

1.85

Catalog and Direct Sales

53

0.28

 

Catalog and Direct Sales

407

0.18

Banks and Financial Institutions

1,170

6.18

 

Banks and Financial Institutions

6,049

2.67

Insurance Carriers

8

0.04

 

Insurance Carriers

181

0.08

Insurance Agents and Brokers

369

1.95

 

Insurance Agents and Brokers

1,537

0.68

Real Estate

743

3.92

 

Real Estate

4,002

1.76

Hotels and Lodging

116

0.61

 

Hotels and Lodging

3,092

1.36

Dry Cleaning and Laundry

114

0.60

 

Dry Cleaning and Laundry

740

0.33

Beauty and Barber Shops

408

2.15

 

Beauty and Barber Shops

1,966

0.87

Other Personal Service

331

1.75

 

Other Personal Service

1,387

0.61

Advertising

54

0.29

 

Advertising

593

0.26

Computer Services

103

0.54

 

Computer Services

2,080

0.92

Other Business Services

787

4.15

 

Other Business Services

7,370

3.25

Auto Repair/Services

568

3.00

 

Auto Repair/Services

3,590

1.58

Miscellaneous Repair Services

226

1.19

 

Miscellaneous Repair Services

736

0.32

Motion Pictures

127

0.67

 

Motion Pictures

753

0.33

Entertainment and Recreation Services

319

1.68

 

Entertainment and Recreation Services

10,894

4.80

Health and Medical Services

1,707

9.01

 

Health and Medical Services

10,634

4.69

Hospitals

238

1.26

 

Hospitals

11,533

5.08

Legal Services

449

2.37

 

Legal Services

1,529

0.67

Primary and Secondary Education

278

1.47

 

Primary and Secondary Education

13,358

5.89

Colleges and Universities

26

0.14

 

Colleges and Universities

1,487

0.66

Social Services

405

2.14

 

Social Services

6,366

2.81

Child Care Services

183

0.97

 

Child Care Services

2,187

0.96

Museums and Zoos

25

0.13

 

Museums and Zoos

358

0.16

Membership Organizations

789

4.16

 

Membership Organizations

4,085

1.80

Professional Services

620

3.27

 

Professional Services

7,043

3.10

Government

570

3.01

 

Government

11,586

5.11

Unclassified Establishments

599

3.16

 

Unclassified Establishments

1,144

0.50

Total Businesses by NAICS (2014)

 

Total Employees by NAICS (2014)

 

TOTAL

%

 

 

TOTAL

%

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

63

0.33

 

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

190

0.08

Agricultural Services

0

0.00

 

Agricultural Services

0

0.00

Coal and Ore Mining

9

0.05

 

Coal and Ore Mining

97

0.04

Oil and Gas

6

0.03

 

Oil and Gas

72

0.03

General Construction

1,543

8.14

 

General Construction

10,244

4.51

Heavy Construction

71

0.37

 

Heavy Construction

1,037

0.46

Food Manufacturing

91

0.48

 

Food Manufacturing

2,007

0.88

Beverage and Tobacco Products

5

0.03

 

Beverage and Tobacco Products

570

0.25

Textile Mills

2

0.01

 

Textile Mills

280

0.12

Textile Products

12

0.06

 

Textile Products

124

0.05

Apparel Manufacturing

1

0.01

 

Apparel Manufacturing

1

0.00

Leather Manufacturing

1

0.01

 

Leather Manufacturing

2

0.00

Wood Products

15

0.08

 

Wood Products

201

0.09

Paper Manufacturing

26

0.14

 

Paper Manufacturing

1,720

0.76

Printing and Publishing

89

0.47

 

Printing and Publishing

2,201

0.97

Chemicals

26

0.14

 

Chemicals

919

0.40

Petroleum and Coal Products

2

0.01

 

Petroleum and Coal Products

17

0.01

Rubber and Plastics

21

0.11

 

Rubber and Plastics

1,353

0.60

Stone, Glass, and Concrete

30

0.16

 

Stone, Glass, and Concrete

750

0.33

Primary Metal Manufacturing

10

0.05

 

Primary Metal Manufacturing

802

0.35

Metals Fabrication

127

0.67

 

Metals Fabrication

3,376

1.49

Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing

66

0.35

 

Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing

3,801

1.67

Computers and Electronics

15

0.08

 

Computers and Electronics

634

0.28

Electrical Equipment and Appliances

17

0.09

 

Electrical Equipment and Appliances

805

0.35

Transportation Equipment

22

0.12

 

Transportation Equipment

5,416

2.39

Furniture Manufacturing

31

0.16

 

Furniture Manufacturing

420

0.19

Miscellaneous Manufacturing

104

0.55

 

Miscellaneous Manufacturing

1,938

0.85

Communications

93

0.49

 

Communications

522

0.23

Utilities

31

0.16

 

Utilities

1,050

0.46

Durables Wholesale

448

2.36

 

Durables Wholesale

5,113

2.25

Non Durables Wholesale

135

0.71

 

Non Durables Wholesale

3,446

1.52

Electronic Markets and Brokers

21

0.11

 

Electronic Markets and Brokers

334

0.15

Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers

258

1.36

 

Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers

2,792

1.23

Furniture and Home Furnishings

124

0.65

 

Furniture and Home Furnishings

937

0.41

Electronics and Applicances

185

0.98

 

Electronics and Applicances

1,641

0.72

Building Materials, Hardware and Garden

223

1.18

 

Building Materials, Hardware and Garden

2,910

1.28

Food and Beverage Stores

388

2.05

 

Food and Beverage Stores

7,836

3.45

Health and Personal Care Stores

231

1.22

 

Health and Personal Care Stores

2,910

1.28

Gasoline Stations

136

0.72

 

Gasoline Stations

986

0.43

Clothing and Clothing Accessories

213

1.12

 

Clothing and Clothing Accessories

2,682

1.18

Sporting Goods/Hobby/Book/Music Stores

157

0.83

 

Sporting Goods/Hobby/Book/Music Stores

1,095

0.48

General Merchandise Stores

123

0.65

 

General Merchandise Stores

4,628

2.04

Miscellaneous Store Retailers

345

1.82

 

Miscellaneous Store Retailers

1,919

0.85

Nonstore Retailers

53

0.28

 

Nonstore Retailers

407

0.18

Warehousing/Storage, Postal/Courier Service

78

0.41

 

Warehousing/Storage, Postal/Courier Service

976

0.43

Publishing

24

0.13

 

Publishing

867

0.38

Software Publishers

1

0.01

 

Software Publishers

1

0.00

Motion Pictures and Video

39

0.21

 

Motion Pictures and Video

210

0.09

Movie Theaters

13

0.07

 

Movie Theaters

420

0.19

Broadcasting

21

0.11

 

Broadcasting

552

0.24

Data Processing/Hosting

20

0.11

 

Data Processing/Hosting

202

0.09

Other Information Services

47

0.25

 

Other Information Services

659

0.29

Banking

1,164

6.14

 

Banking

5,928

2.61

Insurance Carriers

376

1.98

 

Insurance Carriers

1,653

0.73

Real Estate

729

3.85

 

Real Estate

3,769

1.66

Rental and Leasing

220

1.16

 

Rental and Leasing

1,086

0.48

Legal Services

483

2.55

 

Legal Services

1,690

0.74

Accounting

280

1.48

 

Accounting

1,688

0.74

Agricultural and Engineering

138

0.73

 

Agricultural and Engineering

945

0.42

Specialized Design

100

0.53

 

Specialized Design

292

0.13

Computer Systems Design

42

0.22

 

Computer Systems Design

1,583

0.70

Management/Scientific/Technical Consulting

172

0.91

 

Management/Scientific/Technical Consulting

2,979

1.31

Scientific Research and Development

51

0.27

 

Scientific Research and Development

229

0.10

Advertising and Public Relations

89

0.47

 

Advertising and Public Relations

1,347

0.59

Other Professional/Scientific/Technical Services

256

1.35

 

Other Professional/Scientific/Technical Services

1,394

0.61

Company and Enterprise Management

15

0.08

 

Company and Enterprise Management

217

0.10

Administrative and Support

757

4.00

 

Administrative and Support

6,937

3.06

Waste Management and Remediation

30

0.16

 

Waste Management and Remediation

333

0.15

Elementary and Secondary Schools

277

1.46

 

Elementary and Secondary Schools

13,353

5.88

Colleges and Universities

26

0.14

 

Colleges and Universities

1,487

0.66

Business Schools, Computer and Management Training

4

0.02

 

Business Schools, Computer and Management Training

9

0.00

Technical and Trade Schools

10

0.05

 

Technical and Trade Schools

29

0.01

Educational Services

114

0.60

 

Educational Services

1,707

0.75

Physician Offices

867

4.58

 

Physician Offices

6,878

3.03

Dental Offices

271

1.43

 

Dental Offices

1,621

0.71

Other Health Practicioners

579

3.06

 

Other Health Practicioners

1,517

0.67

Outpatient Care

80

0.42

 

Outpatient Care

1,126

0.50

Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories

30

0.16

 

Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories

201

0.09

Home Health Care Services

45

0.24

 

Home Health Care Services

1,242

0.55

Ambulatory Services

53

0.28

 

Ambulatory Services

941

0.41

General Medical and Surgical Hospitals

21

0.11

 

General Medical and Surgical Hospitals

4,130

1.82

Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals

20

0.11

 

Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals

724

0.32

Other Hospitals

0

0.00

 

Other Hospitals

0

0.00

Nursing and Residential Care

70

0.37

 

Nursing and Residential Care

4,953

2.18

Individual and Family Services

194

1.02

 

Individual and Family Services

2,927

1.29

Community Relief Services

3

0.02

 

Community Relief Services

52

0.02

Vocational Rehabilitation

21

0.11

 

Vocational Rehabilitation

1,209

0.53

Child Care Services

183

0.97

 

Child Care Services

2,187

0.96

Performing Arts

23

0.12

 

Performing Arts

93

0.04

Spectator Sports

8

0.04

 

Spectator Sports

1,114

0.49

Performing Arts/Sports Promoters

7

0.04

 

Performing Arts/Sports Promoters

122

0.05

Agents and Managers

0

0.00

 

Agents and Managers

0

0.00

Indpendent Artists/Writers/Performers

26

0.14

 

Indpendent Artists/Writers/Performers

55

0.02

Museums, Zoos, Historical Sites

48

0.25

 

Museums, Zoos, Historical Sites

532

0.23

Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation

109

0.58

 

Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation

6,872

3.03

Fitness Centers

83

0.44

 

Fitness Centers

2,352

1.04

Accomodations

116

0.61

 

Accomodations

3,092

1.36

Food Services and Drinking Places

1,096

5.78

 

Food Services and Drinking Places

20,458

9.01

Repair and Maintenance Services

607

3.20

 

Repair and Maintenance Services

3,286

1.45

Personal Care Services

710

3.75

 

Personal Care Services

3,396

1.50

Death Care Services

82

0.43

 

Death Care Services

337

0.15

Religious/Civic/Professional Organizations

869

4.59

 

Religious/Civic/Professional Organizations

5,236

2.31

Public Administration

572

3.02

 

Public Administration

11,604

5.11

Total Employees by Occupation (2014)

 

TOTAL

%

Executive, Managers, and Administrators

19,273

8.49

Business and Financial Operations

8,061

3.55

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

3,726

1.64

Architecture and Engineering

3,996

1.76

Life/Physical/Social Science Occupations

1,275

0.56

Community and Social Services

2,945

1.30

Legal

1,378

0.61

Education/Training/Library

10,136

4.47

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners

9,463

4.17

Health Technologists/Technicians

3,738

1.65

Healthcare Support

5,630

2.48

Protective Services

4,036

1.78

Food Preparation/Serving

15,562

6.86

Building and Grounds Maintenance

8,559

3.77

Personal Care and Service

8,950

3.94

Sales

27,316

12.04

Office and Administrative Support

33,597

14.80

Farming/Fishing/Forestry

238

0.10

Construction and Extraction

10,011

4.41

Installation/Maintenance and Repair Workers

8,618

3.80

Production Workers

20,847

9.19

Transportation Workers

7,582

3.34

Material Moving

7,515

3.31

Source: Applied Geographic Solutions, 2014