Workforce

Unemployment Rate (August 2017)

AREA

EMPLOYED UNEMPLOYED UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

Martinsville-Henry County Combined

25,975 1,489 5.4%

Source: US Bureau of Labor and Statistics


 

M-HC Employed Population 16+ by Industry (2016)

INDUSTRY SECTOR

TOTAL EMPLOYED % EMPLOYED

Agriculture/Mining

181 0.7%

Construction

1,347 5.2%

Manufacturing

4,949 19.1%

Wholesale Trade

700 2.7%

Retail Trade

3,265 12.6%

Transportation/Utilities

1,529 5.9%

Information

155 0.6%

Finance/Insurance/Real Estate

1,425 5.5%

Services

11,141 43.0%

Public Administration

1,218 4.7%

Source: Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) 2016