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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 - 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
       
Daviess
15,511
384
2.5
Dubois
22,609
489
2.2
Gibson
18,781
473
2.5
Knox
18,135
530
2.9
Martin
4,942
128
2.6
Perry
9,042
339
3.7
Pike
6,397
208
3.3
Posey
13,162
323
2.5
Spencer
10,025
315
3.1

Area Total

118,644

3,189

2.7

Occupational mix for Southwest Indiana 2015

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development August, 2017