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* Northfield-Waitsfield Labor Market Area LMA *
 

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Labor Force by LMA - with employment and unemployment
 
October, 2016 - Not Seasonally Adjusted
 
  Labor Force Employment Unemployment  
      Number Rate
Vermont 343,550 334,400 9,150 2.7
LMA areas   in unemployment rate order
  White River Junction 19,700 19,250 450 2.2
  Burlington-South Burlington 125,700 122,850 2,800 2.2
  Barre-Montpelier 25,600 25,000 600 2.4
  Middlebury 18,550 18,050 500 2.7
  Newbury 2,800 2,750 100 2.7
  Randolph 7,300 7,100 200 2.8
  Highgate 10,100 9,850 300 2.8
  Manchester 11,300 11,000 300 2.8
  Brattleboro 22,300 21,650 600 2.8
  Springfield 10,400 10,100 300 2.9
  Littleton, NH-VT (Vt part) 850 850 50 3.1
  Rutland 21,850 21,150 700 3.1
  Morristown-Waterbury 17,350 16,800 550 3.1
  Northfield-Waitsfield 6,700 6,450 200 3.1
  St. Johnsbury 13,600 13,150 450 3.2
  Woodstock 3,800 3,650 100 3.2
  Bennington 10,950 10,600 350 3.4
  Derby 12,350 11,900 450 3.7
  Colebrook, NH-VT (Vt part) 550 500 50 5.8
 
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Source: Vermont Department of Labor, Local Area Unemployment Statistics
 
Industry Sectors - establishments, jobs, and wages
 
Northfield-Waitsfield LMA
U.I. Covered Employment & Wages, 2015 annual averages
 
Industry Sector Owner-
ship
Establish-
ments
Jobs % of
total
jobs
Total
Wages
Average
Wage
Total Covered - all ownerships   All 516 4,957 100.0 $191,768,107 $38,686
    Private ownership   Private 498 4,493 90.6 $174,673,217 $38,876
       Goods Producing domain   Private 113 714 14.4 $34,350,861 $48,110
          Natural Resources and Mining supersector   Private 9 35 0.7 $883,729 $25,129
             Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting   Private 9 35 0.7 $883,729 $25,129
          Construction supersector   Private 84 321 6.5 $13,904,659 $43,384
          Manufacturing supersector   Private 20 358 7.2 $19,562,473 $54,593
             Manufacturing   Private 20 358 7.2 $19,562,473 $54,593
                Durable Goods manufacturing   Private 8 31 0.6 $999,661 $32,160
                Non-Durable Goods manufacturing   Private 13 327 6.6 $18,562,812 $56,723
       Service Providing domain   Private 385 3,779 76.2 $140,322,356 $37,131
          Trade, Transportation, and Utilities supersector   Private 89 597 12.0 $19,228,059 $32,185
             Wholesale trade   Private 31 64 1.3 $4,327,070 $67,876
             Retail trade   Private 56 526 10.6 $14,622,518 $27,791
             Transportation and warehousing   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
             Utilities   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
          Information supersector   Private 15 95 1.9 $7,921,484 $83,605
          Financial Activities supersector   Private 41 189 3.8 $10,805,960 $57,301
             Finance and insurance   Private 19 109 2.2 $8,112,260 $74,253
             Real estate and rental and leasing   Private 23 79 1.6 $2,693,700 $33,954
          Professional and Business Services supersector   Private 112 374 7.5 $21,279,101 $56,972
             Professional and technical services   Private 81 217 4.4 $14,712,299 $67,667
             Management of companies and enterprises   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
             Administrative and waste services   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
          Education and Health Services supersector   Private 31 1,138 23.0 $52,523,175 $46,147
             Educational services   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
             Health care and social assistance   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
          Leisure and Hospitality supersector   Private 56 1,193 24.1 $22,737,631 $19,059
             Arts, entertainment, and recreation   Private 7 89 1.8 $1,995,296 $22,440
             Accommodation and food services   Private 49 1,104 22.3 $20,742,335 $18,787
                Accommodation   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
                Food services and drinking places   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
          Other services, except public administration supersector   Private 42 194 3.9 $5,826,947 $30,087
    Government total   All Gvt 18 464 9.4 $17,094,890 $36,849
    Federal Government *   Federal Gvt 6 38 0.8 $2,091,402 $55,157
         Postal service   Federal Gvt 5 25 0.5 $1,363,907 $54,194
         Public administration   Federal Gvt 1 13 0.3 $727,495 $57,058
    Local government *   Local Gvt 12 426 8.6 $15,003,488 $35,219
         Educational services   Local Gvt 6 273 5.5 $10,586,626 $38,732
         Public administration   Local Gvt 6 153 3.1 $4,416,862 $28,931
 
*  Detail may not add to total. Only selected industries listed.
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Source: Vermont Department of Labor, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages
 
Jobseeker Characteristics
 
Northfield-Waitsfield LMA
December 2015 - November 2016
 Northfield-Waitsfield
  Job
Seekers
% of
total
All Job Seekers 2,169 100.0
   Gender
Female 931 42.9
Male 1,223 56.4
   Education Status
In School - Middle or High school 52 2.4
In School - Post Secondary school 148 6.8
Not In School - High School graduate 1,612 74.3
Not In School - Not a High School Graduate 301 13.9
   Race
White 1,968 90.7
African American 62 2.9
American Indian and Alaskan Native 9 0.4
Asian 7 0.3
Hawaiian Native and Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0
 
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Source: Vermont Department of Labor, Labor Exchange Information
 
Educational & Training Resources
 
Northfield-Waitsfield LMA
Techinical Training Centers, Colleges, Universities and Professional Schools
 
Norwich University
 158 Harmon Drive
 Northfield, VT 05663
 Phone: 802 485-2000
 Toll Free:800 468-6679
 Web site: www.norwich.edu
 
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