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SWIDC Counties - Labor Force Estimates

Counties include: Daviess, Dubois, Knox, Martin, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer

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 Counties - September 2017
Area
Labor Force
Unemployed
Unemployment Rate %
US Total
160,465,000
6,242,000
3.9
State of Indiana
3,340,423
119,196
3.6
Evansville Metro Region
161,700
5,339
3.3
Bloomington Metro Region
78,803
2,789
3.5
       
Daviess
15,810
436
2.8
Dubois
23,088
600
2.6
Gibson
19,172
581
3.0
Knox
18,548
624
3.4
Martin
5,008
155
3.1
Perry
9,204
369
4.0
Pike
6,322
208
3.3
Posey
13,404
396
3.0
Spencer
10,818
333
3.1

Area Total

121,374

3,702

3.1

Occupational mix for Southwest Indiana 2015

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development August, 2017