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Portland, Maine Employment, Occupation and Industry

Portland, Maine Employment, Occupation and Industry


2012 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+) Portland, ME Maine United States
Employed Civilian Males 31.34% 29.97% 29.71%
Employed Civilian Females 34.3% 29.63% 28.71%
Armed Forces Male 0.33% 0.27% 0.39%
Armed Forces Female 0% 0.02% 0.07%
Unemployed Males 2.5% 2.83% 3.27%
Unemployed Females 2.06% 1.89% 2.67%
Not in the Labor Force Male 2.5% 15.52% 14.49%
Not in the Labor Force Female 2.06% 19.87% 20.68%
2012 Employment by Job Type for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Portland, ME Maine United States
White Collar 84.92% 74.51% 75.24%
Blue Collar 15.08% 25.49% 24.76%
 
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 17.86% 14.86% 15.41%
Professional and Related 30.39% 22.15% 21.58%
Sales and Office 19.8% 23.4% 24.37%
Service 19.59% 17.35% 17.72%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 0.27% 1.58% 0.73%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 4.72% 8.9% 8.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 7.37% 11.76% 11.9%
2012 Employment by Type of Employer Total Civilian Population (Age 16+) Portland, ME Maine United States
Private for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 59.14% 58.38% 66.07%
Private for-Profit Self Employed 4.35% 4.07% 3.68%
Private Not-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 17.64% 13.26% 8.2%
Local Government Workers 7.27% 8.19% 7.88%
State Government Workers 3.53% 4.19% 4.81%
Federal Government Workers 0.94% 2.26% 2.79%
Self-Employed Workers in Own Not Incorporated Business 6.98% 9.45% 6.39%
Unpaid Family Workers 0.16% 0.2% 0.18%
2012 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Portland, ME Maine United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 0.28% 2.4% 1.35%
Mining 0.04% 0.06% 0.52%
Construction 3.92% 7.03% 6.45%
Manufacturing 6.25% 9.59% 10.25%
Wholesale Trade 3.15% 2.54% 2.82%
Retail Trade 11.48% 13.35% 11.28%
Transportation and Warehousing 2.74% 3.26% 4.14%
Utilities 0.4% 0.67% 0.88%
Information 3.87% 2.1% 2.26%
Finance and Insurance 5.72% 4.73% 4.84%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1.57% 1.45% 1.97%
Professional and Scientific 8.43% 5.26% 6.53%
Management 0.15% 0.06% 0.11%
Administration 3.23% 3.66% 4.11%
Educational Services 11.33% 10.61% 9.7%
Health Care and Social Assistance 20.29% 16.7% 13.86%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1.41% 1.67% 2.06%
Accommodation and Food Services 9.56% 6.28% 6.91%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 3.85% 4.29% 4.92%
Public Administration 2.31% 4.31% 5.05%

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

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".

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

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

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Portland, Maine Demographics Summary