Carroll 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 7,246 54.83% 5,970 45.17%
Management, professional, & related occupations: 1,267 9.59% 1,459 11.04%
Management, business, & financial operations: 634 4.80% 388 2.94%
Management, except farm managers 305 2.31% 251 1.90%
Farmers & farm managers 206 1.56% 24 0.18%
Business & financial operations: 123 0.93% 113 0.86%
Business operations specialists 42 0.32% 45 0.34%
Financial specialists 81 0.61% 68 0.51%
Professional & related occupations: 633 4.79% 1,071 8.10%
Computer & mathematical 30 0.23% 40 0.30%
Architecture & engineering: 164 1.24% 29 0.22%
Architects, surveyors, cartographers, & engineers 67 0.51% 15 0.11%
Drafters, engineering, & mapping technicians 97 0.73% 14 0.11%
Life, physical, & social science 67 0.51% 7 0.05%
Community & social services 74 0.56% 70 0.53%
Legal 24 0.18% 13 0.10%
Education, training, & library 148 1.12% 378 2.86%
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media 64 0.48% 69 0.52%
Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations: 62 0.47% 465 3.52%
Health diagnosing, treating practitioners, & technical operations 43 0.33% 303 2.29%
Health technologists & technicians 19 0.14% 162 1.23%
Service occupations: 515 3.90% 1,480 11.20%
Healthcare support 14 0.11% 410 3.10%
Protective services: 100 0.76% 39 0.30%
Fire fighting, prevention & law enforcement, including supervisors 54 0.41% 13 0.10%
Other protective service workers, including supervisors 46 0.35% 26 0.20%
Food preparation & serving related occupations 95 0.72% 611 4.62%
Building & grounds cleaning & maintenance 259 1.96% 175 1.32%
Personal care & service 47 0.36% 245 1.85%
Sales & office occupations: 767 5.80% 1,915 14.49%
Sales & related occupations 482 3.65% 707 5.35%
Office & administrative support 285 2.16% 1,208 9.14%
Farming, fishing, & forestry occupations 95 0.72% 18 0.14%
Construction, extraction, & maintenance occupations: 1,640 12.41% 58 0.44%
Construction & extraction: 944 7.14% 29 0.22%
Supervisors, construction & extraction 110 0.83% 3 0.02%
Construction trades 779 5.89% 26 0.20%
Extraction 55 0.42% 0 0.00%
Installation, maintenance, & repair 696 5.27% 29 0.22%
Production, transportation, & material moving occupations: 2,962 22.41% 1,040 7.87%
Production 1,718 13.00% 708 5.36%
Transportation & material moving: 1,244 9.41% 332 2.51%
Supervisors, transportation & material moving 36 0.27% 23 0.17%
Aircraft & traffic control 5 0.04% 0 0.00%
Motor vehicle operators 647 4.90% 113 0.86%
Rail, water & other transportation 38 0.29% 11 0.08%
Material moving 518 3.92% 185 1.40%
Industry by Sex, Employed Civilian Population Age 16+, 2000
Percent of Percent of
Male Workforce Female Workforce
Total Employed 7,246 54.83% 5,970 45.17%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, & mining: 491 3.72% 70 0.53%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting 332 2.51% 63 0.48%
Mining 159 1.20% 7 0.05%
Construction 911 6.89% 87 0.66%
Manufacturing 2,678 20.26% 1,103 8.35%
Wholesale trade 353 2.67% 104 0.79%
Retail trade 694 5.25% 727 5.50%
Transportation, warehousing, & utilities: 517 3.91% 137 1.04%
Transportation & warehousing 425 3.22% 96 0.73%
Utilities 92 0.70% 41 0.31%
Information 86 0.65% 123 0.93%
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing: 109 0.82% 248 1.88%
Finance & insurance 71 0.54% 196 1.48%
Real estate & rental & leasing 38 0.29% 52 0.39%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, & waste: 379 2.87% 326 2.47%
Professional, scientific, & technical services 130 0.98% 131 0.99%
Management of companies & enterprises 4 0.03% 2 0.02%
Administrative & support & waste management services 245 1.85% 193 1.46%
Educational, health & social services: 372 2.81% 1,754 13.27%
Educational services 221 1.67% 498 3.77%
Health care & social assistance 151 1.14% 1,256 9.50%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food: 227 1.72% 743 5.62%
Arts, entertainment, & recreation 71 0.54% 65 0.49%
Accommodation & food services 156 1.18% 678 5.13%
Other services (except public administration) 308 2.33% 323 2.44%
Public administration 121 0.92% 225 1.70%

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

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