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Table 2. Employment by industry and occupational group, May 2009

Table 2.  Employment by industry and occupational group, May 2009

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                                                                                           Occupational group                                                                                                      
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                                  |              |               |  Business   |                |               |     Life,    |                |            |                 |   Arts, design, |                 
           Industry               |    Total     |               |     and     |   Computer and |  Architecture |   physical,  |    Community   |            |     Education,  |  entertainment, | Healthcare      
                                  |              |   Management  | financial   |  mathematical  |      and      |  and social  |    and social  |   Legal    |  training, and  |    sports, and  | practitioner    
                                  |              |               | operations  |     science    |  engineering  |    science   |     services   |            |     library     |        media    | and technical   
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  All industries                  |  130,647,610 |     6,116,380 |   6,063,670 |      3,303,690 |     2,412,730 |    1,308,380 |      1,891,320 |    999,020 |       8,488,740 |       1,745,670 |     7,200,950   
                                  |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
Agriculture, forestry, fishing,   |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 and hunting .....................|      381,900 |         6,320 |       1,400 |            260 |            80 |        2,490 |         (1)    |      (1)   |             270 |             130 |           170   
Mining ...........................|      683,880 |        33,640 |      22,950 |          5,160 |        35,530 |       19,560 |         (1)    |      2,220 |          (1)    |             350 |         2,500   
Utilities ........................|      558,640 |        35,090 |      39,760 |         17,090 |        49,680 |        9,730 |         (1)    |      1,620 |             150 |           2,180 |         1,580   
Construction .....................|    6,497,870 |       341,950 |     194,010 |          9,540 |        78,380 |        3,360 |            120 |      1,180 |          (1)    |           6,980 |         2,330   
Manufacturing ....................|   12,444,560 |       657,010 |     403,790 |        267,850 |       754,010 |      147,140 |            160 |      5,150 |           1,120 |          80,000 |        17,410   
Wholesale trade ..................|    5,734,040 |       337,630 |     216,620 |        169,720 |        60,920 |       31,760 |            350 |      2,480 |             730 |          55,200 |        13,560   
Retail trade .....................|   14,974,830 |       329,550 |     138,310 |         56,120 |         4,490 |        5,190 |            520 |      1,240 |           4,860 |         103,820 |       462,380   
Transportation and warehousing ...|    5,085,590 |       153,080 |      95,300 |         25,800 |        25,810 |        3,800 |            100 |      1,520 |           1,220 |           3,730 |         4,390   
Information ......................|    2,876,820 |       204,890 |     158,330 |        421,000 |        58,010 |       26,070 |            240 |      6,720 |          14,540 |         446,580 |         1,080   
Finance and insurance ............|    5,706,700 |       454,640 |   1,296,180 |        302,930 |         2,760 |       26,290 |          3,910 |     51,760 |           1,150 |          20,620 |        29,130   
Real estate and rental            |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 and leasing .....................|    2,018,810 |       194,280 |      96,840 |         13,660 |         3,860 |        6,330 |          2,190 |      6,610 |             400 |          14,170 |         6,710   
Professional, scientific, and     |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 technical services ..............|    7,610,310 |       564,510 |     963,250 |      1,124,020 |       894,100 |      382,200 |          6,880 |    607,180 |          17,910 |         322,070 |       159,690   
Management of companies           |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 and enterprises.. ...............|    1,919,180 |       342,620 |     357,800 |        195,980 |        53,120 |       32,500 |         13,790 |     21,190 |           4,480 |          31,600 |        24,770   
Administrative and support        |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 and waste management             |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 and remediation services ........|    7,528,410 |       241,120 |     281,100 |        134,870 |        65,040 |       27,050 |         10,190 |     19,260 |          27,930 |          37,650 |       158,620   
Educational services              |   12,795,350 |       563,430 |     237,440 |        193,360 |        22,360 |      169,370 |        295,800 |      (1)   |       7,558,080 |         234,010 |       245,280   
Health care and social            |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 assistance ......................|   16,867,510 |       585,380 |     230,140 |         94,260 |         4,420 |       90,510 |        955,590 |      4,060 |         531,850 |          35,210 |     5,597,370   
Arts, entertainment, and          |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 recreation ......................|    1,928,740 |        65,390 |      36,470 |          5,810 |         1,970 |        4,730 |            580 |        410 |          30,260 |         187,530 |         5,620   
Accommodation and food            |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 services ........................|   11,282,380 |       283,890 |      37,320 |          2,570 |           320 |        1,430 |            350 |        200 |             460 |          14,480 |         3,840   
Other services (except            |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 public administration) ..........|    3,823,970 |       189,350 |     203,130 |         27,970 |         6,770 |       14,570 |        103,740 |      8,730 |          74,700 |          85,890 |         9,030   
Federal, state, and local         |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
 government ......................|    9,928,110 |       532,590 |   1,053,500 |        235,740 |       291,100 |      304,280 |        496,780 |    253,740 |         218,570 |          63,470 |       455,470   
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                                  |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
                                  |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
                                  |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 
                                  |              |               |     Food    |  Building and  |    Personal   |              |    Office and  |  Farming,  |                 |                 |                 |   Transpor- 
                                  |   Healthcare |   Protective  | preparation |     grounds    |    care and   |   Sales and  | administrative |  fishing,  |   Construction  |   Installation, |                 |  tation and 
                                  |     support  |     service   | and serving |  cleaning and  |     service   |    related   |      support   |    and     |       and       |    maintenance, |     Production  |    material 
                                  |              |               |   related   |   maintenance  |               |              |                |  forestry  |    extraction   |     and repair  |                 |     moving  
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                                  |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
  All industries                  |    3,886,690 |     3,172,420 |  11,218,260 |      4,269,480 |     3,461,910 |   13,715,050 |     22,336,450 |    419,200 |       5,751,630 |       5,114,150 |       8,927,130 |    8,844,700
                                  |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
Agriculture, forestry, fishing,   |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 and hunting .....................|          60  |           400 |      (1)    |          4,010 |         4,790 |        2,000 |         19,130 |    269,600 |             580 |           7,010 |          12,480 |       50,720
Mining ...........................|      (1)     |           710 |         500 |          1,440 |           180 |        8,930 |         56,570 |        280 |         280,920 |          59,280 |          53,650 |       99,490
Utilities ........................|      (1)     |         5,360 |      (1)    |          3,150 |        (1)    |        9,470 |        114,110 |        270 |          32,260 |         144,410 |          80,440 |       12,230
Construction .....................|      (1)     |         3,930 |       1,670 |         36,270 |         1,150 |      126,200 |        636,900 |        740 |       4,219,450 |         508,770 |          99,580 |      225,250
Manufacturing ....................|         740  |        17,120 |      34,220 |         76,680 |           780 |      376,570 |      1,208,460 |     31,590 |         211,200 |         618,890 |       6,441,390 |    1,093,270
Wholesale trade ..................|         970  |         5,070 |       4,930 |         26,150 |         1,340 |    1,539,110 |      1,341,020 |     47,670 |          22,410 |         372,100 |         306,910 |    1,177,390
Retail trade .....................|      58,490  |        66,840 |     483,120 |        118,480 |        88,920 |    8,151,620 |      2,612,420 |     18,640 |          48,120 |         721,040 |         413,760 |    1,086,930
Transportation and warehousing ...|         250  |        17,790 |       7,010 |         35,680 |       152,020 |       85,680 |      1,458,510 |      2,400 |          30,150 |         288,570 |          69,670 |    2,623,110
Information ......................|         100  |         4,480 |      43,510 |         12,660 |        55,890 |      378,400 |        622,940 |      (1)   |           4,080 |         296,950 |          64,180 |       56,150
Finance and insurance ............|       1,610  |        11,960 |       1,530 |         12,700 |         1,110 |      723,910 |      2,746,020 |        190 |           1,080 |          11,390 |           2,280 |        3,550
Real estate and rental            |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 and leasing .....................|       3,910  |        28,460 |      21,470 |        147,940 |        21,650 |      501,310 |        450,590 |        890 |          28,710 |         326,710 |           9,850 |      132,280
Professional, scientific, and     |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 technical services ..............|      70,960  |        12,020 |       5,750 |         33,970 |        33,580 |      336,910 |      1,776,170 |      4,200 |          59,590 |          71,020 |         106,780 |       57,570
Management of companies           |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 and enterprises.. ...............|       6,180  |         7,950 |      11,040 |         10,230 |         7,410 |       96,850 |        565,470 |      1,080 |           8,090 |          41,640 |          27,080 |       58,330
Administrative and support        |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 and waste management             |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 and remediation services ........|      91,890  |       713,230 |      71,580 |      1,623,550 |        56,730 |      491,870 |      1,680,410 |     10,430 |         246,720 |         192,370 |         561,720 |      785,080
Educational services .............|      36,970  |       110,810 |     464,080 |        545,040 |       224,730 |       37,750 |      1,363,920 |      2,860 |          42,550 |         146,640 |          20,060 |      277,080
Health care and social            |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 assistance ......................|   3,422,450  |        69,200 |     535,070 |        465,490 |     1,091,830 |       57,650 |      2,729,310 |        540 |          17,680 |         130,480 |         105,130 |      113,870
Arts, entertainment, and          |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 recreation ......................|       5,020  |        74,010 |     308,910 |        186,650 |       559,830 |      149,140 |        179,590 |      2,370 |           9,340 |          69,030 |           5,590 |       40,490
Accommodation and food            |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 services ........................|       7,920  |        65,600 |   9,010,680 |        576,290 |       137,240 |      348,070 |        413,330 |        550 |           4,350 |          95,710 |          74,860 |      202,920
Other services (except            |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 public administration) ..........|      34,680  |        44,890 |      97,560 |        104,470 |       726,050 |      227,500 |        582,740 |      1,440 |          13,180 |         625,320 |         305,750 |      336,500
Federal, state, and local         |              |               |             |                |               |              |                |            |                 |                 |                 |             
 government ......................|     144,410  |     1,912,600 |     115,610 |        248,650 |       296,670 |       66,120 |      1,778,850 |     23,450 |         471,170 |         386,820 |         166,000 |      412,500
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