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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 - May, 2018
Area
Labor Force
Unemployed
Unemployment Rate %
US Total
161,765,000
5,756,000
3.6
State of Indiana
3,406,833
109,270
3.2
Evansville, IN/Henderson, KY Metro Region
164,977
5,087
3.1
Bloomington Metro Region
78,059
2,809
3.7
       
Crawford
4,984
4,799
3.7
Daviess
16,463
426
2.6
Dubois
23,786
559
2.4
Gibson
19,519
504
2.6
Knox
18,698
578
3.1
Greene
13,696
545
4.0
Lawrence
20,878
772
3.7
Martin
5,256
138
2.6
Orange
8,725
315
3.6
Perry
9,377
315
3.4
Pike
6,555
204
3.1
Posey
13,885
385
2.8
Spencer
11,685
336
2.9
Sullivan
8,735
372
4.3
Vanderburgh
95,532
2,895
3.0
Warrick
33,302
947
2.8
SWIDC Region + Contiguous Indiana
Counties TOTAL
307,436
12,954
2.9

 

     
Kentuky Counties adjacent to SWIDC Region
Daviess
48,038
1,852
3.9
Hancock
4,111
157
3.8
Henderson
22,258
860
3.9
Kentucky Totals
74,407
2,869
3.9
       
Illinois Counties Adjacent to SWIDC Region
Crawford
8,854
394
4.4
Gallatin
2,524
118
4.7
Lawrence
6,021
273
4.5
Wabash
5,653
202
3.6
White
6,768
238
3.5
Total Illinois Counties
29,820
1,225
4.1

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