Hamilton 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 52,380 54.74% 43,314 45.26%
Management, professional, & related occupations: 26,066 27.24% 20,953 21.90%
Management, business, & financial operations: 14,327 14.97% 7,725 8.07%
Management, except farm managers 10,845 11.33% 4,265 4.46%
Farmers & farm managers 128 0.13% 16 0.02%
Business & financial operations: 3,354 3.50% 3,444 3.60%
Business operations specialists 1,388 1.45% 1,692 1.77%
Financial specialists 1,966 2.05% 1,752 1.83%
Professional & related occupations: 11,739 12.27% 13,228 13.82%
Computer & mathematical 2,882 3.01% 1,125 1.18%
Architecture & engineering: 2,771 2.90% 288 0.30%
Architects, surveyors, cartographers, & engineers 2,455 2.57% 199 0.21%
Drafters, engineering, & mapping technicians 316 0.33% 89 0.09%
Life, physical, & social science 847 0.89% 414 0.43%
Community & social services 497 0.52% 729 0.76%
Legal 866 0.90% 626 0.65%
Education, training, & library 1,482 1.55% 4,470 4.67%
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media 829 0.87% 1,137 1.19%
Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations: 1,565 1.64% 4,439 4.64%
Health diagnosing, treating practitioners, & technical operations 1,463 1.53% 3,415 3.57%
Health technologists & technicians 102 0.11% 1,024 1.07%
Service occupations: 3,564 3.72% 5,228 5.46%
Healthcare support 90 0.09% 769 0.80%
Protective services: 1,127 1.18% 107 0.11%
Fire fighting, prevention & law enforcement, including supervisors 927 0.97% 29 0.03%
Other protective service workers, including supervisors 200 0.21% 78 0.08%
Food preparation & serving related occupations 1,214 1.27% 1,794 1.87%
Building & grounds cleaning & maintenance 838 0.88% 562 0.59%
Personal care & service 295 0.31% 1,996 2.09%
Sales & office occupations: 12,163 12.71% 15,100 15.78%
Sales & related occupations 9,386 9.81% 5,961 6.23%
Office & administrative support 2,777 2.90% 9,139 9.55%
Farming, fishing, & forestry occupations 103 0.11% 56 0.06%
Construction, extraction, & maintenance occupations: 5,245 5.48% 117 0.12%
Construction & extraction: 2,966 3.10% 95 0.10%
Supervisors, construction & extraction 646 0.68% 19 0.02%
Construction trades 2,291 2.39% 76 0.08%
Extraction 29 0.03% 0 0.00%
Installation, maintenance, & repair 2,279 2.38% 22 0.02%
Production, transportation, & material moving occupations: 5,239 5.47% 1,860 1.94%
Production 3,024 3.16% 1,282 1.34%
Transportation & material moving: 2,215 2.31% 578 0.60%
Supervisors, transportation & material moving 81 0.08% 9 0.01%
Aircraft & traffic control 132 0.14% 6 0.01%
Motor vehicle operators 1,143 1.19% 340 0.36%
Rail, water & other transportation 101 0.11% 10 0.01%
Material moving 758 0.79% 213 0.22%
Industry by Sex, Employed Civilian Population Age 16+, 2000
Percent of Percent of
Male Workforce Female Workforce
Total Employed 52,380 54.74% 43,314 45.26%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, & mining: 373 0.39% 60 0.06%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting 276 0.29% 51 0.05%
Mining 97 0.10% 9 0.01%
Construction 4,752 4.97% 970 1.01%
Manufacturing 10,801 11.29% 3,622 3.78%
Wholesale trade 3,900 4.08% 1,325 1.38%
Retail trade 5,724 5.98% 5,028 5.25%
Transportation, warehousing, & utilities: 1,968 2.06% 679 0.71%
Transportation & warehousing 1,583 1.65% 523 0.55%
Utilities 385 0.40% 156 0.16%
Information 1,707 1.78% 1,640 1.71%
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing: 5,933 6.20% 5,770 6.03%
Finance & insurance 4,762 4.98% 4,590 4.80%
Real estate & rental & leasing 1,171 1.22% 1,180 1.23%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, & waste: 6,379 6.67% 4,292 4.49%
Professional, scientific, & technical services 5,141 5.37% 2,963 3.10%
Management of companies & enterprises 69 0.07% 145 0.15%
Administrative & support & waste management services 1,169 1.22% 1,184 1.24%
Educational, health & social services: 4,683 4.89% 13,896 14.52%
Educational services 2,287 2.39% 5,707 5.96%
Health care & social assistance 2,396 2.50% 8,189 8.56%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food: 2,659 2.78% 2,707 2.83%
Arts, entertainment, & recreation 752 0.79% 753 0.79%
Accommodation & food services 1,907 1.99% 1,954 2.04%
Other services (except public administration) 1,766 1.85% 2,320 2.42%
Public administration 1,735 1.81% 1,005 1.05%

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

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