Employment by Major Industry Sector: 2006, 2016 & Projected 2026, Business and Industry Statistics


Employment by Major Industry Sector: 2006, 2016 & Projected 2026


Industry Sector

Employment
(in Thousands)

Change
(in Thousands)

Percent Distribution

 Compound Annual Rate of Change


2006

2016

2026

2006-16

2016-26

2006

2016

2026

2006-16

2016-26


Total1

148,988.2

156,063.8

167,582.3

7,075.7

11,518.5

100.0

100.0

100.0

0.5

0.7


Nonagriculture wage & salary2

137,190.9

144,979.3

155,724.8

7,788.4

10,745.5

92.1

92.9

92.9

0.6

0.7




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