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Seattle, Washington Employment, Occupation and Industry

Seattle, Washington Employment, Occupation and Industry


2012 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+) Seattle, WA Washington United States
Employed Civilian Males 33.9% 31.07% 29.71%
Employed Civilian Females 32.91% 28.49% 28.71%
Armed Forces Male 0.16% 0.8% 0.39%
Armed Forces Female 0.01% 0.1% 0.07%
Unemployed Males 3.03% 3.23% 3.27%
Unemployed Females 2.42% 2.48% 2.67%
Not in the Labor Force Male 3.03% 13.72% 14.49%
Not in the Labor Force Female 2.42% 20.12% 20.68%
2012 Employment by Job Type for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Seattle, WA Washington United States
White Collar 87.7% 76.27% 75.24%
Blue Collar 12.3% 23.73% 24.76%
 
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 22.59% 16.94% 15.41%
Professional and Related 33.6% 22.89% 21.58%
Sales and Office 18.38% 22.25% 24.37%
Service 14.78% 17.03% 17.72%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 0.19% 1.58% 0.73%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 3.95% 8.12% 8.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 6.5% 11.19% 11.9%
2012 Employment by Type of Employer Total Civilian Population (Age 16+) Seattle, WA Washington United States
Private for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 60.54% 63.75% 66.07%
Private for-Profit Self Employed 3.83% 4.08% 3.68%
Private Not-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 12.34% 8.34% 8.2%
Local Government Workers 5.61% 6.93% 7.88%
State Government Workers 8.87% 7.03% 4.81%
Federal Government Workers 2.19% 3.24% 2.79%
Self-Employed Workers in Own Not Incorporated Business 6.56% 6.49% 6.39%
Unpaid Family Workers 0.06% 0.14% 0.18%
2012 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Seattle, WA Washington United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 0.34% 2.56% 1.35%
Mining 0.05% 0.12% 0.52%
Construction 3.8% 6.8% 6.45%
Manufacturing 7.1% 10.53% 10.25%
Wholesale Trade 2.12% 2.92% 2.82%
Retail Trade 10.02% 11.18% 11.28%
Transportation and Warehousing 2.8% 4.12% 4.14%
Utilities 0.46% 0.89% 0.88%
Information 3.37% 2.37% 2.26%
Finance and Insurance 3.76% 3.66% 4.84%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 2.62% 2.22% 1.97%
Professional and Scientific 17.22% 8.37% 6.53%
Management 0.22% 0.09% 0.11%
Administration 3.31% 3.89% 4.11%
Educational Services 10.51% 8.22% 9.7%
Health Care and Social Assistance 12.83% 13.27% 13.86%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3.57% 2.41% 2.06%
Accommodation and Food Services 7.22% 6.13% 6.91%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 4.98% 4.7% 4.92%
Public Administration 3.7% 5.54% 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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Seattle, Washington Demographics Summary