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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 - August 2017
Area
Labor Force
Unemployed
Unemployment Rate %
US Total
161,049,000
6,556,000
4.1
State of Indiana
3,355,775
135,466
4.0
Evansville Metro Region
162,231
6,257
3.9
Bloomington Metro Region
75,136
3,486
4.6
       
Daviess
16,125
536
3.3
Dubois
23,719
722
3.0
Gibson
19,356
685
3.5
Knox
18,800
758
4.0
Martin
5,135
180
3.5
Perry
9,370
424
4.5
Pike
6,470
270
4.2
Posey
13,544
479
3.5
Spencer
11,406
429
3.8

Area Total

123,925

4,483

3.6

Occupational mix for Southwest Indiana 2015

Source: Indiana Department of Workforce Development August, 2017