December 17, 2009 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Industries with the most new jobs, 2008-18

The 10 industries with the largest projected employment growth, 200818
Industry Projected employment growth

Full-service restaurants

343,000

Nursing care facilities

394,000

Services for the elderly and persons with disabilities

431,000

Home health care services

441,000

Local government, excluding education and hospitals

487,000

Employment services

600,000

Other general merchandise stores

607,000

Computer systems design and related services

656,000

Offices of physicians

772,000

Management, scientific, and technical consulting services

835,000

These data featured in the TED article, Industries with the most new jobs, 2008-18.

 

 

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