Bradley 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 2,514 54.37% 2,110 45.63%
Management, professional, & related occupations: 518 11.20% 666 14.40%
Management, business, & financial operations: 267 5.77% 223 4.82%
Management, except farm managers 126 2.72% 115 2.49%
Farmers & farm managers 97 2.10% 42 0.91%
Business & financial operations: 44 0.95% 66 1.43%
Business operations specialists 13 0.28% 11 0.24%
Financial specialists 31 0.67% 55 1.19%
Professional & related occupations: 251 5.43% 443 9.58%
Computer & mathematical 16 0.35% 0 0.00%
Architecture & engineering: 30 0.65% 0 0.00%
Architects, surveyors, cartographers, & engineers 21 0.45% 0 0.00%
Drafters, engineering, & mapping technicians 9 0.19% 0 0.00%
Life, physical, & social science 17 0.37% 8 0.17%
Community & social services 53 1.15% 36 0.78%
Legal 23 0.50% 6 0.13%
Education, training, & library 62 1.34% 201 4.35%
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media 2 0.04% 24 0.52%
Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations: 48 1.04% 168 3.63%
Health diagnosing, treating practitioners, & technical operations 37 0.80% 114 2.47%
Health technologists & technicians 11 0.24% 54 1.17%
Service occupations: 223 4.82% 480 10.38%
Healthcare support 7 0.15% 121 2.62%
Protective services: 59 1.28% 0 0.00%
Fire fighting, prevention & law enforcement, including supervisors 35 0.76% 0 0.00%
Other protective service workers, including supervisors 24 0.52% 0 0.00%
Food preparation & serving related occupations 23 0.50% 147 3.18%
Building & grounds cleaning & maintenance 99 2.14% 82 1.77%
Personal care & service 35 0.76% 130 2.81%
Sales & office occupations: 297 6.42% 639 13.82%
Sales & related occupations 197 4.26% 242 5.23%
Office & administrative support 100 2.16% 397 8.59%
Farming, fishing, & forestry occupations 334 7.22% 14 0.30%
Construction, extraction, & maintenance occupations: 380 8.22% 23 0.50%
Construction & extraction: 203 4.39% 23 0.50%
Supervisors, construction & extraction 17 0.37% 0 0.00%
Construction trades 181 3.91% 18 0.39%
Extraction 5 0.11% 5 0.11%
Installation, maintenance, & repair 177 3.83% 0 0.00%
Production, transportation, & material moving occupations: 762 16.48% 288 6.23%
Production 402 8.69% 216 4.67%
Transportation & material moving: 360 7.79% 72 1.56%
Supervisors, transportation & material moving 10 0.22% 0 0.00%
Aircraft & traffic control 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Motor vehicle operators 191 4.13% 27 0.58%
Rail, water & other transportation 5 0.11% 5 0.11%
Material moving 154 3.33% 40 0.87%
Industry by Sex, Employed Civilian Population Age 16+, 2000
Percent of Percent of
Male Workforce Female Workforce
Total Employed 2,514 54.37% 2,110 45.63%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, & mining: 409 8.85% 86 1.86%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting 393 8.50% 75 1.62%
Mining 16 0.35% 11 0.24%
Construction 219 4.74% 27 0.58%
Manufacturing 639 13.82% 312 6.75%
Wholesale trade 120 2.60% 34 0.74%
Retail trade 285 6.16% 250 5.41%
Transportation, warehousing, & utilities: 139 3.01% 52 1.12%
Transportation & warehousing 117 2.53% 42 0.91%
Utilities 22 0.48% 10 0.22%
Information 30 0.65% 10 0.22%
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing: 52 1.12% 90 1.95%
Finance & insurance 29 0.63% 64 1.38%
Real estate & rental & leasing 23 0.50% 26 0.56%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, & waste: 81 1.75% 91 1.97%
Professional, scientific, & technical services 31 0.67% 60 1.30%
Management of companies & enterprises 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Administrative & support & waste management services 50 1.08% 31 0.67%
Educational, health & social services: 248 5.36% 846 18.30%
Educational services 115 2.49% 307 6.64%
Health care & social assistance 133 2.88% 539 11.66%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food: 58 1.25% 110 2.38%
Arts, entertainment, & recreation 25 0.54% 0 0.00%
Accommodation & food services 33 0.71% 110 2.38%
Other services (except public administration) 144 3.11% 90 1.95%
Public administration 90 1.95% 112 2.42%

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

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