Ripley County Covered Employment

Employment

Quarter Annual
2009:3 2009:4 2010:1 2010:2 2010:3 2009
Total Employment 11,568 11,367 11,385 12,325 12,906 11,626
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -11 -8.3 -2.9 4.1 11.6 -8.0
Total Private 10,197 9,826 9,940 10,964 11,608 10,151
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -13 -9.8 -2.9 6.0 13.8 -9.2
Construction 550 545 447 563 587 526
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -8.9 7.6 -5.1 5.0 6.7 -4.0
Manufacturing 2,043 1,997 1,945 1,937 1,952 2,112
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -25 -29 -13 -10 -4.5 -23
Wood Products 60 65 59 63 65 60
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -11 12.7 0.6 8.7 7.8 -2.0
Fabricated Metals 152 156 148 153 160 158
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -17 -30 -9.8 -4.4 5.3 -23
Transportation Equipment 0 0 0 0 0 0
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) --- --- --- --- --- ---
Furniture and Related Products 172 143 155 164 171 198
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -23 -51 -35 -32 -0.6 -21
Wholesale Trade 298 289 277 299 297 290
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) 59.3 61.3 -2.9 3.6 -0.3 58.5
Retail Trade 746 744 706 722 731 768
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -17 -12 -12 -7.6 -2.0 -11
Information 147 131 124 130 134 134
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) 20.5 4.5 0.8 -3.7 -8.9 7.8
Financial Activities 560 549 529 533 553 555
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) 0.4 1.2 -3.1 -5.7 -1.2 1.0
Administrative and Waste Services 445 499 0 0 0 428
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -63 -25 -100 -100 -100 -50
Leisure and Hospitality Services 762 687 679 756 761 729
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -13 -11 -2.0 -2.2 -0.2 -12
Other Services 407 409 380 385 394 415
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) 0.4 3.5 -11 -7.8 -3.2 3.7
Government 1,371 1,541 1,445 1,361 1,298 1,475
   Percent Change (From Prev. Yr.) -0.2 2.8 -2.8 -9.4 -5.3 1.5

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

Notes:   All variables are not seasonally adjusted.

            Quarterly percent changes computed using same quarter of previous year.

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