Franklin County

INDUSTRY & OCCUPATION

Not only has the makeup of the American workforce evolved over the past fifty years as more and more women have sought jobs outside the home, but work itself has changed as the service sector has grown and employment in manufacturing has declined.

Occupation by Sex, Employed Civilian Population Age 16+, 2000
Percent of Percent of
Male Workforce Female Workforce
Total Employed 8,468 52.87% 7,549 47.13%
Management, professional, & related occupations: 1,615 10.08% 2,319 14.48%
Management, business, & financial operations: 787 4.91% 619 3.86%
Management, except farm managers 508 3.17% 367 2.29%
Farmers & farm managers 160 1.00% 10 0.06%
Business & financial operations: 119 0.74% 242 1.51%
Business operations specialists 72 0.45% 79 0.49%
Financial specialists 47 0.29% 163 1.02%
Professional & related occupations: 828 5.17% 1,700 10.61%
Computer & mathematical 67 0.42% 34 0.21%
Architecture & engineering: 140 0.87% 8 0.05%
Architects, surveyors, cartographers, & engineers 83 0.52% 5 0.03%
Drafters, engineering, & mapping technicians 57 0.36% 3 0.02%
Life, physical, & social science 40 0.25% 31 0.19%
Community & social services 154 0.96% 116 0.72%
Legal 45 0.28% 23 0.14%
Education, training, & library 159 0.99% 718 4.48%
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media 47 0.29% 86 0.54%
Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations: 176 1.10% 684 4.27%
Health diagnosing, treating practitioners, & technical operations 122 0.76% 324 2.02%
Health technologists & technicians 54 0.34% 360 2.25%
Service occupations: 1,073 6.70% 1,849 11.54%
Healthcare support 37 0.23% 394 2.46%
Protective services: 415 2.59% 57 0.36%
Fire fighting, prevention & law enforcement, including supervisors 310 1.94% 42 0.26%
Other protective service workers, including supervisors 105 0.66% 15 0.09%
Food preparation & serving related occupations 197 1.23% 733 4.58%
Building & grounds cleaning & maintenance 368 2.30% 286 1.79%
Personal care & service 56 0.35% 379 2.37%
Sales & office occupations: 1,409 8.80% 2,639 16.48%
Sales & related occupations 960 5.99% 977 6.10%
Office & administrative support 449 2.80% 1,662 10.38%
Farming, fishing, & forestry occupations 57 0.36% 8 0.05%
Construction, extraction, & maintenance occupations: 1,795 11.21% 46 0.29%
Construction & extraction: 1,012 6.32% 15 0.09%
Supervisors, construction & extraction 138 0.86% 0 0.00%
Construction trades 662 4.13% 13 0.08%
Extraction 212 1.32% 2 0.01%
Installation, maintenance, & repair 783 4.89% 31 0.19%
Production, transportation, & material moving occupations: 2,519 15.73% 688 4.30%
Production 1,372 8.57% 552 3.45%
Transportation & material moving: 1,147 7.16% 136 0.85%
Supervisors, transportation & material moving 21 0.13% 11 0.07%
Aircraft & traffic control 3 0.02% 0 0.00%
Motor vehicle operators 716 4.47% 30 0.19%
Rail, water & other transportation 35 0.22% 5 0.03%
Material moving 372 2.32% 90 0.56%
Industry by Sex, Employed Civilian Population Age 16+, 2000
Percent of Percent of
Male Workforce Female Workforce
Total Employed 8,468 52.87% 7,549 47.13%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, & mining: 703 4.39% 30 0.19%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting 237 1.48% 19 0.12%
Mining 466 2.91% 11 0.07%
Construction 851 5.31% 80 0.50%
Manufacturing 1,824 11.39% 639 3.99%
Wholesale trade 315 1.97% 57 0.36%
Retail trade 1,144 7.14% 1,101 6.87%
Transportation, warehousing, & utilities: 799 4.99% 168 1.05%
Transportation & warehousing 652 4.07% 114 0.71%
Utilities 147 0.92% 54 0.34%
Information 96 0.60% 180 1.12%
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing: 205 1.28% 632 3.95%
Finance & insurance 136 0.85% 505 3.15%
Real estate & rental & leasing 69 0.43% 127 0.79%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, & waste: 428 2.67% 354 2.21%
Professional, scientific, & technical services 172 1.07% 201 1.25%
Management of companies & enterprises 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Administrative & support & waste management services 256 1.60% 153 0.96%
Educational, health & social services: 702 4.38% 2,726 17.02%
Educational services 346 2.16% 1,004 6.27%
Health care & social assistance 356 2.22% 1,722 10.75%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food: 392 2.45% 826 5.16%
Arts, entertainment, & recreation 124 0.77% 64 0.40%
Accommodation & food services 268 1.67% 762 4.76%
Other services (except public administration) 517 3.23% 380 2.37%
Public administration 492 3.07% 376 2.35%

Source: Census 2000 analyzed by the Social Science Data Analysis Network (SSDAN).

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