Morehouse Parish

Morehouse Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (April 2018)

Civilian Labor Force 10,435
Total Employed 9,653
Total Un-employed 782
Unemployment Rate 7.5%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, April 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 (Q3 2017)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 6,771 $618
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 387 $575
Mining * *
Utilities 66 $1,197
Construction 272 $1,570
Manufacturing 651 $662
Wholesale trade 277 $1,371
Retail trade 899 $454
Transportation and warehousing 104 $857
Information 46 $957
Finance and insurance 178 $744
Real estate and rental and leasing 51 $483
Professional and technical services 102 $792
Management of companies and enterprises * *
Administrative and waste services 73 $486
Educational services 686 $675
Health care and social assistance 1,971 $487
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 44 $271
Accommodation and food services 448 $242
Other services, except public administration 123 $419
Public administration 370 $579
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q3 2017. Released March 2018.