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SWIDC Counties - Labor Force Estimates

Counties include: Daviess, Dubois, Knox, Martin, 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, 2017
Area
Labor Force
Unemployed
Unemployment Rate %
US Total
159,880,000
6,278,000
3.9
State of Indiana
3,268,341
100,457
3.1
Evansville Metro Region
158,223
4,384
2.8
Bloomington Metro Region
76,690
2,315
3.0
       
Crawford
4,828
201
4.2
Daviess
15,511
384
2.5
Dubois
22,609
489
2.2
Gibson
18,781
473
2.5
Knox
18,135
530
2.9
Greene
13,194
523
4.0
Lawrence
20,432
801
3.9
Martin
4,942
128
2.6
Orange
8,677
312
3.6
Perry
9,042
339
3.7
Pike
6,397
208
3.3
Posey
13,162
323
2.5
Spencer
10,025
315
3.1
Sullivan
8,615
359
4.2
Vanderburgh
91,647
2,499
2.7
Warrick
31,599
846
2.7
SWIDC Region + Contiguous Indiana
Counties TOTAL
297,596
8,730
2.9

 

     
Kentuky Counties adjacent to SWIDC Region
Daviess
46,646
1,689
3.6
Hancock
3,987
170
4.3
Henderson
21,815
716
3.3
Kentucky Totals
72,448
2,575
3.6
Illinois Counties Adjacent to SWIDC Region
Crawford
8,286
438
5.3
Gallatin
2,533
139
5.5
Lawrence
5,960
347
5.8
Wabash
5,415
254
4.7
White
6,392
273
4.3
Total Illinois Counties
28,586
1,415
5.1

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development, December 2017
Stats America, Illinois Department of Labor - December 2017

Kentucky Cabinet for Workforce - December 2017