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SWIDC Counties - Labor Force Estimates

Counties include: Daviess, Dubois, Knox, Martin, Orange, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer and contiguous counties

For County specific Labor information, industry clusters and other market specific information, visit the indiviudal member sites linked above or Hoosiers by the Numbers.

Labor Force Estimates - SWIDC and Contiguous Counties - October/November, 2018
Area
Labor Force
Unemployed
Unemployment Rate %
US Total
162,665,000
5,650,000
3.5
State of Indiana
3,404,398
120,871
3.6
Evansville, IN/Henderson, KY Metro Region
164,942
5,545
3.4
Bloomington Metro Region
77,925
3,197
4.1
       
Crawford
4,873
217
4.5
Daviess
16,217
472
2.9
Dubois
23,335
610
2.6
Gibson
19,271
540
2.8
Knox
18,658
665
3.6
Greene
13,629
608
4.5
Lawrence
21,025
800
3.8
Martin
5,156
149
2.9
Orange
8,304
338
4.1
Perry
9,287
331
3.6
Pike
6,121
215
3.5
Posey
13,664
397
2.9
Spencer
10,844
358
3.3
Sullivan
8,685
395
4.5
Vanderburgh
95,754
3,263
3.4
Warrick
33,221
990
3.0
SWIDC Region + Contiguous Indiana
Counties TOTAL
308,044
10,348
3.36

 

     
Kentuky Counties adjacent to SWIDC Region
Daviess
47,425
1,833
3.9
Hancock
4,062
155
3.8
Henderson
22,303
895
4.0
Kentucky Totals
73,790
2,881
3.9
       
Illinois Counties Adjacent to SWIDC Region
Crawford
8,683
425
4.9
Gallatin
2,457
132
5.4
Lawrence
6,067
315
5.2
Wabash
5,635
246
4.4
White
6,829
270
4.0
Total Illinois Counties
29,671
1,388
4.7

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development, October/November 2018
Stats America, Illinois Department of Labor - October 2018
Kentucky Cabinet for Workforce - October 2018