June 01, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Employed foreign-born and native-born persons by occupation, 2010

Employed foreign-born and native-born persons 16 years and over by occupation, percent distribution, 2010 annual averages
Occupation Percent distribution
Foreign born Native born

Management, professional, and related

28.0 38.9


25.0 16.4

Sales and office

17.3 25.3

Production, transportation, and material moving

16.1 10.8

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

13.6 8.6

These data are featured in the TED article, Employed foreign-born and native-born persons by occupation, 2010.



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