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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 - December, 2018/January, 2019
Area
Labor Force
Unemployed
Unemployment Rate %
US Total
162,104,000
7,140,000
4.4
State of Indiana
3,372,001
114,342
3.4
Evansville, IN/Henderson, KY Metro Region
162,866
5,006
3.1
Bloomington Metro Region
76,077
2,724
3.6
       
Crawford
4,849
254
5.2
Daviess
16,485
444
2.7
Dubois
23,175
562
2.4
Gibson
19,394
490
2.5
Knox
18,988
626
3.3
Greene
13,427
645
4.8
Lawrence
21,025
800
3.8
Martin
5,181
141
2.7
Orange
8,407
291
3.5
Perry
9,138
339
3.7
Pike
6,033
211
3.5
Posey
13,553
372
2.7
Spencer
10,283
341
3.3
Sullivan
8,668
389
4.5
Vanderburgh
94,473
2,922
3.1
Warrick
32,819
936
2.9
SWIDC Region and Contiguous Indiana Counties TOTAL
305,898
9,736
3.2

 

     
Kentuky Counties adjacent to SWIDC Region
Daviess
47,180
1,625
3.4
Hancock
4,033
131
3.2
Henderson
22,021
776
3.5
Kentucky Totals
73,234
2,532
3.6
       
Illinois Counties Adjacent to SWIDC Region
Crawford
8,637
433
5.0
Gallatin
2,459
132
5.4
Lawrence
6,094
315
5.2
Wabash
5,661
246
4.3
White
6,832
269
3.9
Total Illinois Counties
29,683
1,395
5.2

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development, December 2018/January 2019
Stats America, Illinois Department of Labor - December 2018
Kentucky Cabinet for Workforce - November 2018