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Winter 2011–12 Vol. 55, Number 4

Industry employment


 

Numeric decline in employment of wage and salary workers by detailed industry, projected 2010-20, in thousands of jobs

Industry

In thousands

U.S. Postal Service

-182

General federal nondefense government compensation

-122

Apparel knitting mills

-92

Newspaper, periodical, book, and directory publishers

-62

Other miscellaneous manufacturing

-52

General federal defense government compensation

-50

Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing

-44

Navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments manufacturing

-43

Crop production

-40

Drycleaning and laundry services

-36

Electric power generation, transmission and distribution

-36

State government enterprises

-33

Semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing

-33

Communications equipment manufacturing

-32

Printing and related support activities

-32

Fiber, yarn, and thread mills

-32

Motion picture, video, and sound recording industries

-25

Metalworking machinery manufacturing

-23

Basic chemical manufacturing

-21

Motor vehicle parts manufacturing

-20

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