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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 - September, 2018
Area
Labor Force
Unemployed
Unemployment Rate %
US Total
162,723,000
5,771,000
3.5
State of Indiana
3,384,737
102,351
3.0
Evansville, IN/Henderson, KY Metro Region
164,119
4,786
2.9
Bloomington Metro Region
76,918
2,461
3.2
       
Crawford
4,885
185
3.8
Daviess
16,129
377
2.3
Dubois
23,231
498
2.1
Gibson
19,171
450
2.3
Knox
18,461
510
2.8
Greene
13,504
514
3.8
Lawrence
20,724
848
4.1
Martin
5,141
127
2.5
Orange
8,316
275
3.3
Perry
9,268
295
3.2
Pike
6,100
179
2.9
Posey
13,583
347
2.6
Spencer
10,978
313
2.9
Sullivan
8,512
351
4.1
Vanderburgh
95,492
2,829
3.0
Warrick
33,016
821
2.5
SWIDC Region + Contiguous Indiana
Counties TOTAL
310,342
11,240
3.62

 

     
Kentuky Counties adjacent to SWIDC Region
Daviess
48,023
1,776
3.7
Hancock
4,116
150
3.6
Henderson
22,199
789
3.6
Kentucky Totals
74,338
2,715
3.65
       
Illinois Counties Adjacent to SWIDC Region
Crawford
8,863
406
4.6
Gallatin
2,434
126
5.2
Lawrence
5,089
298
4.9
Wabash
5,694
237
4.2
White
6,811
258
3.8
Total Illinois Counties
28,891
1,325
4.58

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