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Norfolk Employment, Occupation and Industry

Norfolk Employment by Job Type Total Civilian Population Graph

Norfolk data is not available. Norfolk county data used instead.

2012 Employment by Job Type for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Norfolk county, MA Massachusetts United States
White Collar 87.69% 82.40% 75.24%
Blue Collar 12.31% 17.60% 24.76%
 
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 23.61% 18.43% 15.41%
Professional and Related 27.74% 26.91% 21.58%
Sales and Office 24.91% 22.60% 24.37%
Service 12.93% 17.31% 17.72%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 0.10% 0.23% 0.73%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 5.16% 6.05% 8.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 5.55% 8.46% 11.90%

The data for Norfolk county, MA may also contain data for the following areas: Norfolk, East Walpole, Westwood, Dover, Dedham, Millis, Sheldonville, Babson Park, Brookline Village, Franklin, Medway, Quincy, East Weymouth, Milton Village, South Walpole, Plainville, Bellingham, Milton, Needham Heights, Stoughton, Wellesley Hills, Wrentham, Canton, Holbrook, Walpole, Foxboro, South Weymouth, Sharon, Weymouth, Randolph, North Quincy, Wellesley, Cohasset, North Attleboro, Squantum, North Weymouth, Avon, Braintree, Needham, Norwood, Medfield, Brookline, Wollaston

White Collar Employment: perform tasks that are considered less physically laborious

Blue Collar Employment: perform tasks that are manual, technical labor or are in technical maintenance "trades"

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Norfolk Employment by Industry for Total Civilian Population Graph

Norfolk data is not available. Norfolk county data used instead.

2012 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Norfolk county, MA Massachusetts United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 0.14% 0.36% 1.35%
Mining 0.02% 0.04% 0.52%
Construction 4.81% 5.04% 6.45%
Manufacturing 6.26% 9.14% 10.25%
Wholesale Trade 2.28% 2.39% 2.82%
Retail Trade 10.71% 10.22% 11.28%
Transportation and Warehousing 2.76% 2.93% 4.14%
Utilities 0.78% 0.69% 0.88%
Information 2.63% 2.57% 2.26%
Finance and Insurance 9.31% 5.91% 4.84%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 2.01% 1.81% 1.97%
Professional and Scientific 12.39% 9.70% 6.53%
Management 0.12% 0.09% 0.11%
Administration 3.29% 3.72% 4.11%
Educational Services 10.82% 11.93% 9.70%
Health Care and Social Assistance 17.78% 16.80% 13.86%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1.54% 1.84% 2.06%
Accommodation and Food Services 5.29% 6.22% 6.91%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 3.76% 4.45% 4.92%
Public Administration 3.32% 4.16% 5.05%

The data for Norfolk county, MA may also contain data for the following areas: Norfolk, East Walpole, Westwood, Dover, Dedham, Millis, Sheldonville, Babson Park, Brookline Village, Franklin, Medway, Quincy, East Weymouth, Milton Village, South Walpole, Plainville, Bellingham, Milton, Needham Heights, Stoughton, Wellesley Hills, Wrentham, Canton, Holbrook, Walpole, Foxboro, South Weymouth, Sharon, Weymouth, Randolph, North Quincy, Wellesley, Cohasset, North Attleboro, Squantum, North Weymouth, Avon, Braintree, Needham, Norwood, Medfield, Brookline, Wollaston

Employment by Industry: This data represents 2012 employment by industry for the total civilian population.

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Norfolk Employment Statistics for all Potential Employees Graph

Norfolk data is not available. Norfolk county data used instead.

2012 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+) Norfolk county, MA Massachusetts United States
Employed Civilian Males 30.76% 30.57% 29.71%
Employed Civilian Females 34.08% 31.66% 28.71%
Armed Forces Male 0.04% 0.10% 0.39%
Armed Forces Female 0.01% 0.02% 0.07%
Unemployed Males 3.01% 3.38% 3.27%
Unemployed Females 2.10% 2.55% 2.67%
Not in the Labor Force Male 11.80% 12.78% 14.49%
Not in the Labor Force Female 18.20% 18.94% 20.68%

The data for Norfolk county, MA may also contain data for the following areas: Norfolk, East Walpole, Westwood, Dover, Dedham, Millis, Sheldonville, Babson Park, Brookline Village, Franklin, Medway, Quincy, East Weymouth, Milton Village, South Walpole, Plainville, Bellingham, Milton, Needham Heights, Stoughton, Wellesley Hills, Wrentham, Canton, Holbrook, Walpole, Foxboro, South Weymouth, Sharon, Weymouth, Randolph, North Quincy, Wellesley, Cohasset, North Attleboro, Squantum, North Weymouth, Avon, Braintree, Needham, Norwood, Medfield, Brookline, Wollaston

Workforce Statistics: The Workforce breakdown is derived from data, published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

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Norfolk Population Growth Statistics Graph

Norfolk data is not available. Norfolk county data used instead.

2012 Employment by Type of Employer Total Civilian Population (Age 16+) Norfolk county, MA Massachusetts United States
Private for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 66.38% 64.38% 66.07%
Private for-Profit Self Employed 3.26% 3.11% 3.68%
Private Not-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 12.77% 12.73% 8.20%
Local Government Workers 7.17% 7.77% 7.88%
State Government Workers 3.04% 3.94% 4.81%
Federal Government Workers 2.07% 1.89% 2.79%
Self-Employed Workers in Own Not Incorporated Business 5.25% 6.07% 6.39%
Unpaid Family Workers 0.05% 0.12% 0.18%

The data for Norfolk county, MA may also contain data for the following areas: Norfolk, East Walpole, Westwood, Dover, Dedham, Millis, Sheldonville, Babson Park, Brookline Village, Franklin, Medway, Quincy, East Weymouth, Milton Village, South Walpole, Plainville, Bellingham, Milton, Needham Heights, Stoughton, Wellesley Hills, Wrentham, Canton, Holbrook, Walpole, Foxboro, South Weymouth, Sharon, Weymouth, Randolph, North Quincy, Wellesley, Cohasset, North Attleboro, Squantum, North Weymouth, Avon, Braintree, Needham, Norwood, Medfield, Brookline, Wollaston

Civilian Employers (Population Age 16+): This data represents 2012 employment by type of employers for the total civilian population, over age 16.

Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Demographic Information FAQ