Morehouse Parish

Morehouse Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (November 2017)

Civilian Labor Force 10,364
Total Employed 9,709
Total Un-employed 655
Unemployment Rate 6.3%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, November 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 (Q1 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 6,778 $591
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 271 $515
Mining * *
Utilities 66 $1,373
Construction 305 $1,028
Manufacturing 571 $635
Wholesale trade 283 $1,503
Retail trade 911 $473
Transportation and warehousing 106 $921
Information 49 $897
Finance and insurance 183 $841
Real estate and rental and leasing 55 $480
Professional and technical services 99 $732
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 71 $463
Educational services 831 $592
Health care and social assistance 1,960 $468
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 44 $288
Accommodation and food services 436 $253
Other services, except public administration 144 $347
Public administration 366 $574
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q1 2017. Released September 2017.