Woods 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 2,336 54.80% 1,927 45.20%
Management, professional, & related occupations: 679 15.93% 637 14.94%
Management, business, & financial operations: 454 10.65% 220 5.16%
Management, except farm managers 209 4.90% 141 3.31%
Farmers & farm managers 225 5.28% 39 0.91%
Business & financial operations: 20 0.47% 40 0.94%
Business operations specialists 1 0.02% 10 0.23%
Financial specialists 19 0.45% 30 0.70%
Professional & related occupations: 225 5.28% 417 9.78%
Computer & mathematical 7 0.16% 30 0.70%
Architecture & engineering: 13 0.30% 9 0.21%
Architects, surveyors, cartographers, & engineers 1 0.02% 0 0.00%
Drafters, engineering, & mapping technicians 12 0.28% 9 0.21%
Life, physical, & social science 26 0.61% 0 0.00%
Community & social services 23 0.54% 46 1.08%
Legal 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Education, training, & library 82 1.92% 184 4.32%
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media 29 0.68% 17 0.40%
Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations: 45 1.06% 131 3.07%
Health diagnosing, treating practitioners, & technical operations 38 0.89% 81 1.90%
Health technologists & technicians 7 0.16% 50 1.17%
Service occupations: 319 7.48% 559 13.11%
Healthcare support 17 0.40% 93 2.18%
Protective services: 103 2.42% 11 0.26%
Fire fighting, prevention & law enforcement, including supervisors 84 1.97% 11 0.26%
Other protective service workers, including supervisors 19 0.45% 0 0.00%
Food preparation & serving related occupations 61 1.43% 250 5.86%
Building & grounds cleaning & maintenance 108 2.53% 109 2.56%
Personal care & service 30 0.70% 96 2.25%
Sales & office occupations: 377 8.84% 635 14.90%
Sales & related occupations 221 5.18% 189 4.43%
Office & administrative support 156 3.66% 446 10.46%
Farming, fishing, & forestry occupations 150 3.52% 4 0.09%
Construction, extraction, & maintenance occupations: 441 10.34% 13 0.30%
Construction & extraction: 224 5.25% 4 0.09%
Supervisors, construction & extraction 34 0.80% 0 0.00%
Construction trades 163 3.82% 4 0.09%
Extraction 27 0.63% 0 0.00%
Installation, maintenance, & repair 217 5.09% 9 0.21%
Production, transportation, & material moving occupations: 370 8.68% 79 1.85%
Production 132 3.10% 55 1.29%
Transportation & material moving: 238 5.58% 24 0.56%
Supervisors, transportation & material moving 13 0.30% 0 0.00%
Aircraft & traffic control 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Motor vehicle operators 117 2.74% 4 0.09%
Rail, water & other transportation 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Material moving 108 2.53% 20 0.47%
Industry by Sex, Employed Civilian Population Age 16+, 2000
Percent of Percent of
Male Workforce Female Workforce
Total Employed 2,336 54.80% 1,927 45.20%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, & mining: 498 11.68% 76 1.78%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting 393 9.22% 69 1.62%
Mining 105 2.46% 7 0.16%
Construction 198 4.64% 11 0.26%
Manufacturing 129 3.03% 42 0.99%
Wholesale trade 58 1.36% 9 0.21%
Retail trade 324 7.60% 262 6.15%
Transportation, warehousing, & utilities: 193 4.53% 51 1.20%
Transportation & warehousing 139 3.26% 40 0.94%
Utilities 54 1.27% 11 0.26%
Information 19 0.45% 31 0.73%
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing: 96 2.25% 96 2.25%
Finance & insurance 71 1.67% 89 2.09%
Real estate & rental & leasing 25 0.59% 7 0.16%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, & waste: 88 2.06% 70 1.64%
Professional, scientific, & technical services 11 0.26% 28 0.66%
Management of companies & enterprises 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Administrative & support & waste management services 77 1.81% 42 0.99%
Educational, health & social services: 282 6.62% 783 18.37%
Educational services 202 4.74% 382 8.96%
Health care & social assistance 80 1.88% 401 9.41%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food: 145 3.40% 225 5.28%
Arts, entertainment, & recreation 49 1.15% 6 0.14%
Accommodation & food services 96 2.25% 219 5.14%
Other services (except public administration) 165 3.87% 123 2.89%
Public administration 141 3.31% 148 3.47%

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

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