Morehouse Parish

Morehouse Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (February 2017)

Civilian Labor Force 10,413
Total Employed 9,483
Total Un-employed 930
Unemployment Rate 8.9%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, February 2017
 
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2017)

Blue Collar 27.87%
White Collar 48.86%
Service and Farm 23.27%
Nielsen Segmentation & Market Solutions 2017 Demographic Snapshot.

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q3 2016)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 6,865 $615
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 384 $591
Mining * *
Utilities 69 $1,085
Construction 338 $1,409
Manufacturing 565 $619
Wholesale trade 287 $1,290
Retail trade 939 $460
Transportation and warehousing 93 $891
Information 58 $861
Finance and insurance 184 $749
Real estate and rental and leasing 62 $454
Professional and technical services 92 $670
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 140 $593
Educational services 781 $657
Health care and social assistance 1,863 $480
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 50 $291
Accommodation and food services 445 $264
Other services, except public administration 129 $398
Public administration 358 $643
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q3 2016. Released March 2017.