Modoc 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 1,809 49.77% 1,826 50.23%
Management, professional, & related occupations: 470 12.93% 616 16.95%
Management, business, & financial operations: 284 7.81% 207 5.69%
Management, except farm managers 69 1.90% 103 2.83%
Farmers & farm managers 183 5.03% 40 1.10%
Business & financial operations: 32 0.88% 64 1.76%
Business operations specialists 24 0.66% 23 0.63%
Financial specialists 8 0.22% 41 1.13%
Professional & related occupations: 186 5.12% 409 11.25%
Computer & mathematical 3 0.08% 0 0.00%
Architecture & engineering: 4 0.11% 0 0.00%
Architects, surveyors, cartographers, & engineers 2 0.06% 0 0.00%
Drafters, engineering, & mapping technicians 2 0.06% 0 0.00%
Life, physical, & social science 54 1.49% 16 0.44%
Community & social services 26 0.72% 64 1.76%
Legal 0 0.00% 11 0.30%
Education, training, & library 53 1.46% 226 6.22%
Arts, design, entertainment, sports, & media 15 0.41% 20 0.55%
Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations: 31 0.85% 72 1.98%
Health diagnosing, treating practitioners, & technical operations 24 0.66% 52 1.43%
Health technologists & technicians 7 0.19% 20 0.55%
Service occupations: 343 9.44% 424 11.66%
Healthcare support 11 0.30% 99 2.72%
Protective services: 145 3.99% 25 0.69%
Fire fighting, prevention & law enforcement, including supervisors 138 3.80% 21 0.58%
Other protective service workers, including supervisors 7 0.19% 4 0.11%
Food preparation & serving related occupations 66 1.82% 95 2.61%
Building & grounds cleaning & maintenance 85 2.34% 100 2.75%
Personal care & service 36 0.99% 105 2.89%
Sales & office occupations: 145 3.99% 672 18.49%
Sales & related occupations 96 2.64% 154 4.24%
Office & administrative support 49 1.35% 518 14.25%
Farming, fishing, & forestry occupations 199 5.47% 68 1.87%
Construction, extraction, & maintenance occupations: 292 8.03% 16 0.44%
Construction & extraction: 176 4.84% 3 0.08%
Supervisors, construction & extraction 23 0.63% 0 0.00%
Construction trades 150 4.13% 0 0.00%
Extraction 3 0.08% 3 0.08%
Installation, maintenance, & repair 116 3.19% 13 0.36%
Production, transportation, & material moving occupations: 360 9.90% 30 0.83%
Production 118 3.25% 16 0.44%
Transportation & material moving: 242 6.66% 14 0.39%
Supervisors, transportation & material moving 4 0.11% 0 0.00%
Aircraft & traffic control 3 0.08% 0 0.00%
Motor vehicle operators 172 4.73% 8 0.22%
Rail, water & other transportation 1 0.03% 2 0.06%
Material moving 62 1.71% 4 0.11%
Industry by Sex, Employed Civilian Population Age 16+, 2000
Percent of Percent of
Male Workforce Female Workforce
Total Employed 1,809 49.77% 1,826 50.23%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, & mining: 497 13.67% 163 4.48%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting 450 12.38% 163 4.48%
Mining 47 1.29% 0 0.00%
Construction 229 6.30% 22 0.61%
Manufacturing 109 3.00% 26 0.72%
Wholesale trade 103 2.83% 26 0.72%
Retail trade 133 3.66% 210 5.78%
Transportation, warehousing, & utilities: 135 3.71% 77 2.12%
Transportation & warehousing 107 2.94% 63 1.73%
Utilities 28 0.77% 14 0.39%
Information 5 0.14% 24 0.66%
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing: 20 0.55% 59 1.62%
Finance & insurance 7 0.19% 36 0.99%
Real estate & rental & leasing 13 0.36% 23 0.63%
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, & waste: 53 1.46% 54 1.49%
Professional, scientific, & technical services 17 0.47% 41 1.13%
Management of companies & enterprises 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Administrative & support & waste management services 36 0.99% 13 0.36%
Educational, health & social services: 176 4.84% 749 20.61%
Educational services 104 2.86% 340 9.35%
Health care & social assistance 72 1.98% 409 11.25%
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food: 80 2.20% 120 3.30%
Arts, entertainment, & recreation 4 0.11% 11 0.30%
Accommodation & food services 76 2.09% 109 3.00%
Other services (except public administration) 77 2.12% 121 3.33%
Public administration 192 5.28% 175 4.81%

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

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