Chapter 8: State Indicators

Workforce

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Table 8-23

Engineers as share of workforce, by state: 2003

 
State Engineers Employed workforce Engineers in
workforce (%)
 
United States 1,359,120 137,406,413 0.99
Alabama 20,950 2,009,039 1.04
Alaska 3,080 305,063 1.01
Arizona 30,410 2,553,169 1.19
Arkansas 5,380 1,204,539 0.45
California 212,610 16,223,451 1.31
Colorado 34,020 2,325,210 1.46
Connecticut 24,770 1,706,170 1.45
Delaware 3,050 403,759 0.76
District of Columbia 8,540 276,595 3.09
Florida 58,270 7,763,860 0.75
Georgia 30,040 4,134,525 0.73
Hawaii 3,970 588,637 0.67
Idaho 3,680 654,222 0.56
Illinois 57,780 5,934,131 0.97
Indiana 29,650 3,000,784 0.99
Iowa 9,520 1,548,215 0.61
Kansas 12,540 1,366,061 0.92
Kentucky 15,350 1,914,550 0.80
Louisiana 15,350 1,914,550 0.80
Maine 4,160 659,579 0.63
Maryland 33,550 2,751,455 1.22
Massachusetts 49,440 3,215,624 1.54
Michigan 55,090 4,695,148 1.17
Minnesota 29,490 2,786,091 1.06
Mississippi 6,410 1,237,198 0.52
Missouri 19,960 2,845,802 0.70
Montana 2,600 452,493 0.57
Nebraska 5,840 936,736 0.62
Nevada 6,070 1,089,709 0.56
New Hampshire 7,430 685,366 1.08
New Jersey 35,690 4,115,123 0.87
New Mexico 11,030 840,858 1.31
New York 62,720 8,705,319 0.72
North Carolina 28,880 3,957,077 0.73
North Dakota 1,800 338,809 0.53
Ohio 60,890 5,506,038 1.11
Oklahoma 12,810 1,614,418 0.79
Oregon 14,550 1,701,577 0.86
Pennsylvania 51,840 5,835,076 0.89
Rhode Island 5,000 537,873 0.93
South Carolina 19,880 1,878,397 1.06
South Dakota 1,850 408,805 0.45
Tennessee 20,770 2,742,225 0.76
Texas 107,810 10,195,950 1.06
Utah 10,350 1,121,088 0.92
Vermont 1,620 335,823 0.48
Virginia 46,100 3,612,229 1.28
Washington 34,850 2,926,836 1.19
West Virginia 4,610 747,637 0.62
Wisconsin 28,600 2,896,670 0.99
Wyoming 1,880 265,200 0.71
 
Puerto Rico 7,150 1,200,322 0.60
 

NOTE: Workforce represents employed component of civilian labor force and is reported as annual data, not seasonally adjusted.

SOURCES: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates; and Local Area Unemployment Statistics.

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