Occupation and Industry

Employment, Occupation and Industry

2010 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+) Osceola Iowa United States
Employment Potential 4,872 2,339,192 237,450,726
Civilian Total 3,095 1,544,767 143,186,664
Employed Civilian Males 34.40% 34.59% 32.21%
Employed Civilian Females 29.13% 31.44% 28.09%
Armed Forces Male 0.00% 0.07% 0.44%
Armed Forces Female 0.00% 0.01% 0.08%
Unemployed Males 2.26% 3.09% 3.63%
Unemployed Females 1.42% 1.79% 2.51%
Not in the Labor Force Male 12.50% 11.91% 13.51%
Not in the Labor Force Female 20.30% 17.08% 19.53%

2010 Employment by Job Type for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Osceola Iowa United States
White Collar 62.16% 72.15% 74.72%
Blue Collar 37.84% 27.85% 25.28%
 
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 19.16% 16.28% 16.09%
Professional and Related 14.57% 19.85% 21.78%
Sales and Office 18.87% 25.88% 26.38%
Service 13.02% 13.39% 13.50%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 2.36% 0.68% 0.51%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 10.63% 8.18% 8.85%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 21.39% 15.75% 12.88%

2010 Employment by Type of Employer Total Civilian Population (Age 16+) Osceola Iowa United States
Private for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 69.05% 72.01% 73.77%
Private Not-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 8.14% 8.14% 7.05%
Local Government Workers 6.37% 5.33% 6.26%
State Government Workers 2.46% 5.86% 4.67%
Federal Government Workers 1.26% 1.66% 2.47%
Self-Employed Workers in Own Not Incorporated Business 12.37% 6.80% 5.64%
Unpaid Family Workers 0.36% 0.20% 0.14%

2010 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Osceola Iowa United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining 10.02% 3.45% 1.49%
Construction 7.50% 6.33% 6.97%
Manufacturing 21.13% 14.33% 11.93%
Wholesale Trade 2.23% 3.07% 3.05%
Retail Trade 6.24% 10.35% 10.02%
Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities 7.69% 5.33% 5.58%
Information 2.26% 2.75% 2.94%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 3.72% 7.13% 6.91%
Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, etc. 3.36% 6.98% 10.43%
Educational, Health and Social Services 22.58% 24.74% 22.14%
Arts, Entertainment, Accommodation and Food Services, etc. 5.46% 7.16% 8.46%
Other Services 4.46% 4.78% 5.15%
Public Administration 3.36% 3.59% 4.92%

Workforce Statistics: The Workforce breakdown is derived from data, published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

White Collar Employment: perform tasks that are considered less physically laborious

Blue Collar Employment: perform tasks that are manual, technical labor or are in technical maintenance "trades"

Civilian Employers (Population Age 16+): This data represents 2010 employment by type of employers for the total civilian population, over age 16.

Employment by Industry: This data represents 2010 employment by industry for the total civilian population.

Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.