Eureka 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 417 57.92% 303 42.08%
Management, professional, & related occupations: 120 16.67% 108 15.00%
Management, business, & financial operations: 94 13.06% 61 8.47%
Management, except farm managers 41 5.69% 34 4.72%
Farmers & farm managers 49 6.81% 12 1.67%
Business & financial operations: 4 0.56% 15 2.08%
Business operations specialists 0 0.00% 5 0.69%
Financial specialists 4 0.56% 10 1.39%
Professional & related occupations: 26 3.61% 47 6.53%
Computer & mathematical 1 0.14% 0 0.00%
Architecture & engineering: 4 0.56% 0 0.00%
Architects, surveyors, cartographers, & engineers 4 0.56% 0 0.00%
Drafters, engineering, & mapping technicians 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Life, physical, & social science 2 0.28% 6 0.83%
Community & social services 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Legal 2 0.28% 2 0.28%
Education, training, & library 13 1.81% 34 4.72%
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media 0 0.00% 2 0.28%
Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations: 4 0.56% 3 0.42%
Health diagnosing, treating practitioners, & technical operations 4 0.56% 0 0.00%
Health technologists & technicians 0 0.00% 3 0.42%
Service occupations: 42 5.83% 87 12.08%
Healthcare support 0 0.00% 9 1.25%
Protective services: 21 2.92% 9 1.25%
Fire fighting, prevention & law enforcement, including supervisors 19 2.64% 3 0.42%
Other protective service workers, including supervisors 2 0.28% 6 0.83%
Food preparation & serving related occupations 4 0.56% 34 4.72%
Building & grounds cleaning & maintenance 7 0.97% 17 2.36%
Personal care & service 10 1.39% 18 2.50%
Sales & office occupations: 22 3.06% 101 14.03%
Sales & related occupations 14 1.94% 29 4.03%
Office & administrative support 8 1.11% 72 10.00%
Farming, fishing, & forestry occupations 49 6.81% 2 0.28%
Construction, extraction, & maintenance occupations: 155 21.53% 0 0.00%
Construction & extraction: 108 15.00% 0 0.00%
Supervisors, construction & extraction 18 2.50% 0 0.00%
Construction trades 45 6.25% 0 0.00%
Extraction 45 6.25% 0 0.00%
Installation, maintenance, & repair 47 6.53% 0 0.00%
Production, transportation, & material moving occupations: 29 4.03% 5 0.69%
Production 9 1.25% 0 0.00%
Transportation & material moving: 20 2.78% 5 0.69%
Supervisors, transportation & material moving 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Aircraft & traffic control 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Motor vehicle operators 16 2.22% 5 0.69%
Rail, water & other transportation 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Material moving 4 0.56% 0 0.00%
Industry by Sex, Employed Civilian Population Age 16+, 2000
Percent of Percent of
Male Workforce Female Workforce
Total Employed 417 57.92% 303 42.08%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, & mining: 221 30.69% 40 5.56%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting 100 13.89% 26 3.61%
Mining 121 16.81% 14 1.94%
Construction 32 4.44% 2 0.28%
Manufacturing 3 0.42% 2 0.28%
Wholesale trade 10 1.39% 5 0.69%
Retail trade 21 2.92% 28 3.89%
Transportation, warehousing, & utilities: 20 2.78% 12 1.67%
Transportation & warehousing 12 1.67% 5 0.69%
Utilities 8 1.11% 7 0.97%
Information 2 0.28% 0 0.00%
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing: 2 0.28% 4 0.56%
Finance & insurance 2 0.28% 4 0.56%
Real estate & rental & leasing 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, & waste: 6 0.83% 8 1.11%
Professional, scientific, & technical services 4 0.56% 7 0.97%
Management of companies & enterprises 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Administrative & support & waste management services 2 0.28% 1 0.14%
Educational, health & social services: 31 4.31% 84 11.67%
Educational services 27 3.75% 66 9.17%
Health care & social assistance 4 0.56% 18 2.50%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food: 22 3.06% 61 8.47%
Arts, entertainment, & recreation 8 1.11% 18 2.50%
Accommodation & food services 14 1.94% 43 5.97%
Other services (except public administration) 13 1.81% 7 0.97%
Public administration 34 4.72% 50 6.94%

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

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