Natrona 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 17,626 53.07% 15,587 46.93%
Management, professional, & related occupations: 4,564 13.74% 4,890 14.72%
Management, business, & financial operations: 2,229 6.71% 1,393 4.19%
Management, except farm managers 1,675 5.04% 841 2.53%
Farmers & farm managers 100 0.30% 31 0.09%
Business & financial operations: 454 1.37% 521 1.57%
Business operations specialists 162 0.49% 211 0.64%
Financial specialists 292 0.88% 310 0.93%
Professional & related occupations: 2,335 7.03% 3,497 10.53%
Computer & mathematical 151 0.45% 85 0.26%
Architecture & engineering: 555 1.67% 90 0.27%
Architects, surveyors, cartographers, & engineers 361 1.09% 40 0.12%
Drafters, engineering, & mapping technicians 194 0.58% 50 0.15%
Life, physical, & social science 205 0.62% 43 0.13%
Community & social services 203 0.61% 398 1.20%
Legal 157 0.47% 111 0.33%
Education, training, & library 427 1.29% 1,376 4.14%
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media 198 0.60% 275 0.83%
Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations: 439 1.32% 1,119 3.37%
Health diagnosing, treating practitioners, & technical operations 382 1.15% 797 2.40%
Health technologists & technicians 57 0.17% 322 0.97%
Service occupations: 1,947 5.86% 3,305 9.95%
Healthcare support 126 0.38% 636 1.91%
Protective services: 341 1.03% 79 0.24%
Fire fighting, prevention & law enforcement, including supervisors 279 0.84% 50 0.15%
Other protective service workers, including supervisors 62 0.19% 29 0.09%
Food preparation & serving related occupations 679 2.04% 1,128 3.40%
Building & grounds cleaning & maintenance 710 2.14% 697 2.10%
Personal care & service 91 0.27% 765 2.30%
Sales & office occupations: 3,287 9.90% 6,650 20.02%
Sales & related occupations 2,369 7.13% 2,337 7.04%
Office & administrative support 918 2.76% 4,313 12.99%
Farming, fishing, & forestry occupations 117 0.35% 7 0.02%
Construction, extraction, & maintenance occupations: 4,256 12.81% 216 0.65%
Construction & extraction: 2,354 7.09% 146 0.44%
Supervisors, construction & extraction 431 1.30% 0 0.00%
Construction trades 1,591 4.79% 146 0.44%
Extraction 332 1.00% 0 0.00%
Installation, maintenance, & repair 1,902 5.73% 70 0.21%
Production, transportation, & material moving occupations: 3,455 10.40% 519 1.56%
Production 1,643 4.95% 328 0.99%
Transportation & material moving: 1,812 5.46% 191 0.58%
Supervisors, transportation & material moving 15 0.05% 9 0.03%
Aircraft & traffic control 33 0.10% 0 0.00%
Motor vehicle operators 1,142 3.44% 91 0.27%
Rail, water & other transportation 106 0.32% 25 0.08%
Material moving 516 1.55% 66 0.20%
Industry by Sex, Employed Civilian Population Age 16+, 2000
Percent of Percent of
Male Workforce Female Workforce
Total Employed 17,626 53.07% 15,587 46.93%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, & mining: 1,885 5.68% 353 1.06%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting 244 0.73% 103 0.31%
Mining 1,641 4.94% 250 0.75%
Construction 2,362 7.11% 338 1.02%
Manufacturing 1,636 4.93% 384 1.16%
Wholesale trade 1,078 3.25% 366 1.10%
Retail trade 2,111 6.36% 2,697 8.12%
Transportation, warehousing, & utilities: 1,393 4.19% 242 0.73%
Transportation & warehousing 1,123 3.38% 216 0.65%
Utilities 270 0.81% 26 0.08%
Information 406 1.22% 248 0.75%
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing: 594 1.79% 957 2.88%
Finance & insurance 306 0.92% 642 1.93%
Real estate & rental & leasing 288 0.87% 315 0.95%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, & waste: 1,350 4.06% 1,351 4.07%
Professional, scientific, & technical services 723 2.18% 751 2.26%
Management of companies & enterprises 0 0.00% 17 0.05%
Administrative & support & waste management services 627 1.89% 583 1.76%
Educational, health & social services: 1,620 4.88% 5,412 16.29%
Educational services 841 2.53% 2,225 6.70%
Health care & social assistance 779 2.35% 3,187 9.60%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food: 1,230 3.70% 1,605 4.83%
Arts, entertainment, & recreation 288 0.87% 233 0.70%
Accommodation & food services 942 2.84% 1,372 4.13%
Other services (except public administration) 1,054 3.17% 823 2.48%
Public administration 907 2.73% 811 2.44%

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

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