Cochise 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 22,172 52.02% 20,454 47.98%
Management, professional, & related occupations: 6,196 14.54% 6,680 15.67%
Management, business, & financial operations: 2,607 6.12% 2,132 5.00%
Management, except farm managers 1,685 3.95% 1,252 2.94%
Farmers & farm managers 319 0.75% 57 0.13%
Business & financial operations: 603 1.41% 823 1.93%
Business operations specialists 345 0.81% 434 1.02%
Financial specialists 258 0.61% 389 0.91%
Professional & related occupations: 3,589 8.42% 4,548 10.67%
Computer & mathematical 986 2.31% 316 0.74%
Architecture & engineering: 582 1.37% 95 0.22%
Architects, surveyors, cartographers, & engineers 451 1.06% 51 0.12%
Drafters, engineering, & mapping technicians 131 0.31% 44 0.10%
Life, physical, & social science 117 0.27% 86 0.20%
Community & social services 333 0.78% 399 0.94%
Legal 97 0.23% 126 0.30%
Education, training, & library 774 1.82% 1,924 4.51%
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media 299 0.70% 314 0.74%
Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations: 401 0.94% 1,288 3.02%
Health diagnosing, treating practitioners, & technical operations 273 0.64% 853 2.00%
Health technologists & technicians 128 0.30% 435 1.02%
Service occupations: 4,405 10.33% 4,670 10.96%
Healthcare support 99 0.23% 698 1.64%
Protective services: 1,942 4.56% 351 0.82%
Fire fighting, prevention & law enforcement, including supervisors 1,593 3.74% 241 0.57%
Other protective service workers, including supervisors 349 0.82% 110 0.26%
Food preparation & serving related occupations 1,148 2.69% 1,497 3.51%
Building & grounds cleaning & maintenance 963 2.26% 997 2.34%
Personal care & service 253 0.59% 1,127 2.64%
Sales & office occupations: 3,573 8.38% 7,970 18.70%
Sales & related occupations 2,067 4.85% 3,006 7.05%
Office & administrative support 1,506 3.53% 4,964 11.65%
Farming, fishing, & forestry occupations 443 1.04% 129 0.30%
Construction, extraction, & maintenance occupations: 4,430 10.39% 129 0.30%
Construction & extraction: 2,385 5.60% 65 0.15%
Supervisors, construction & extraction 286 0.67% 18 0.04%
Construction trades 2,001 4.69% 32 0.08%
Extraction 98 0.23% 15 0.04%
Installation, maintenance, & repair 2,045 4.80% 64 0.15%
Production, transportation, & material moving occupations: 3,125 7.33% 876 2.06%
Production 1,286 3.02% 449 1.05%
Transportation & material moving: 1,839 4.31% 427 1.00%
Supervisors, transportation & material moving 57 0.13% 21 0.05%
Aircraft & traffic control 46 0.11% 3 0.01%
Motor vehicle operators 1,029 2.41% 194 0.46%
Rail, water & other transportation 109 0.26% 37 0.09%
Material moving 598 1.40% 172 0.40%
Industry by Sex, Employed Civilian Population Age 16+, 2000
Percent of Percent of
Male Workforce Female Workforce
Total Employed 22,172 52.02% 20,454 47.98%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, & mining: 1,091 2.56% 327 0.77%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting 816 1.91% 293 0.69%
Mining 275 0.65% 34 0.08%
Construction 2,807 6.59% 357 0.84%
Manufacturing 1,101 2.58% 548 1.29%
Wholesale trade 442 1.04% 173 0.41%
Retail trade 3,028 7.10% 3,236 7.59%
Transportation, warehousing, & utilities: 1,588 3.73% 520 1.22%
Transportation & warehousing 1,031 2.42% 357 0.84%
Utilities 557 1.31% 163 0.38%
Information 547 1.28% 477 1.12%
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing: 570 1.34% 1,125 2.64%
Finance & insurance 262 0.61% 583 1.37%
Real estate & rental & leasing 308 0.72% 542 1.27%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, & waste: 1,874 4.40% 1,485 3.48%
Professional, scientific, & technical services 1,236 2.90% 787 1.85%
Management of companies & enterprises 8 0.02% 0 0.00%
Administrative & support & waste management services 630 1.48% 698 1.64%
Educational, health & social services: 2,112 4.95% 6,528 15.31%
Educational services 1,380 3.24% 2,856 6.70%
Health care & social assistance 732 1.72% 3,672 8.61%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food: 1,944 4.56% 2,282 5.35%
Arts, entertainment, & recreation 432 1.01% 275 0.65%
Accommodation & food services 1,512 3.55% 2,007 4.71%
Other services (except public administration) 1,286 3.02% 1,103 2.59%
Public administration 3,782 8.87% 2,293 5.38%

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

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