Labour Force By Industry

Industry 1991 1996 2001 2006 1991% 1996% 2001% 2006%
Total LF 15,845 16,200 17,190 18,965
Industry - Not Applicable 190 535 340 230 1.20 3.30 1.98 1.21
All Industries 15,655 15,665 16,855 18.730 98.80 96.70 98.05 98.75
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Mining 390 475 335 250 2.15 2.56 1.95 1.32
Manufacturing 4,465 4,405 4,650 4,945 28.18 27.19 27.05 26.07
Construction 705 550 790 825 4.45 3.40 4.60 4.35
Transportation & Warehouse 550 595 950 990 3.47 3.67 5.53 5.22
Info, Comm., & Cultural Ind. 250 320 290 235 1.58 1.98 1.69 1.24
Wholesale Trade 785 945 830 805 4.95 5.83 4.83 4.24
Retail Trade 2,265 2,060 1,750 2,145 14.29 12.72 10.18 11.31
Finance and Insurance 480 395 525 570 3.03 2.44 3.05 3.00
Real Estate 195 290 245 240 1.23 1.79 1.43 1.27
Admin, Mngmt, Prof & Tech. Services 425 640 1,045 1,370 2.68 3.95 6.08 7.22
Government Services 765 515 520 655 4.83 3.18 3.03 3.45
Education Services 800 875 885 940 5.05 5.40 5.15 4.96
Health and Social Services 1,660 1,570 1,795 1,905 10.48 9.69 10.44 10.04
Accommodations & Food Services 1,025 1,185 1,140 1,465 6.47 7.31 6.63 7.72
Other Industry 890 835 1,105 905 5.62 5.15 6.43 4.77