Business Climate

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Unemployment Rate (November 2013)

Area

Labor ForceEmployedUnemployedUE Rate
City of Martinsville

5,329

4,601

728

13.7%

Henry County

23,240

21,510

1,730

7.4%

Martinsville-Henry Co. Combined

28,569

26,111

2,458

8.6%

M-HC Employed Population by Industry (2013)

Industry Sector

Total Employed% Employed
Services

11,791

44.7%

Manufacturing

5,909

22.4%

Retail Trade

3,245

12.3%

Transportation/Utilities

1,741

6.6%

Public Administration

976

3.7%

Construction

950

3.6%

Finance/Insurance/Real Estate

897

3.4%

Wholesale Trade

501

1.9%

Information

237

0.9%

Agriculture/Mining

158

0.6%

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