Morehouse Parish

Morehouse Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (June 2018)

Civilian Labor Force 10,535
Total Employed 9,572
Total Un-employed 963
Unemployment Rate 9.1%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, June 2018
 
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2018)

Blue Collar 28.66%
White Collar 48.16%
Service and Farm 23.18%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2018, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q4 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 6,803 $628
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 343 $723
Mining * *
Utilities 65 $1,159
Construction 337 $881
Manufacturing 653 $688
Wholesale trade 273 $1,219
Retail trade 916 $472
Transportation and warehousing 102 $956
Information 43 $1,102
Finance and insurance 176 $877
Real estate and rental and leasing 53 $651
Professional and technical services 93 $943
Management of companies and enterprises 18 $1,145
Administrative and waste services 71 $452
Educational services 754 $634
Health care and social assistance 1,929 $554
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 38 $283
Accommodation and food services 443 $247
Other services, except public administration 127 $450
Public administration 365 $640
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q4 2017. Released July 2018.