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Industry Projections for Massachusetts

The long term employment projections use historical and current industry employment and occupational survey data to project how employment will change over a ten-year period. Projection Table Definitions and Notes
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Industry Title Employment Change
2016 2026 Net Percent
000000   Total All Industries 3,715,613 3,990,283 274,670 7.4 % 
110000   Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 7,983 8,918 935 11.7 % 
111000   Crop Production 4,005 4,515 510 12.7 % 
112000   Animal Production 1,930 2,268 338 17.5 % 
113000   Forestry and Logging 141 191 50 35.5 % 
114000   Fishing, Hunting and Trapping 1,310 1,142 -168 -12.8 % 
115000   Support Activities for Agriculture and Forestry 597 802 205 34.3 % 
210000   Mining 996 1,069 73 7.3 % 
212000   Mining (except Oil and Gas) 867 906 39 4.5 % 
220000   Utilities 10,756 11,239 483 4.5 % 
230000   Construction 146,504 163,133 16,629 11.4 % 
236000   Construction of Buildings 31,284 34,906 3,622 11.6 % 
237000   Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction 14,785 16,233 1,448 9.8 % 
238000   Specialty Trade Contractors 100,435 111,994 11,559 11.5 % 
310000   Manufacturing 245,759 235,451 -10,308 -4.2 % 
311000   Food Manufacturing 24,519 26,366 1,847 7.5 % 
312000   Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing 3,974 4,446 472 11.9 % 
313000   Textile Mills 2,892 2,359 -533 -18.4 % 
314000   Textile Product Mills 2,105 2,200 95 4.5 % 
315000   Apparel Manufacturing 2,526 2,640 114 4.5 % 
316000   Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing 1,752 1,863 111 6.3 % 
321000   Wood Product Manufacturing 2,587 2,651 64 2.5 % 
322000   Paper Manufacturing 7,875 5,523 -2,352 -29.9 % 
323000   Printing and Related Support Activities 10,744 9,757 -987 -9.2 % 
324000   Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 945 918 -27 -2.9 % 
325000   Chemical Manufacturing 17,224 17,459 235 1.4 % 
326000   Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing 12,607 12,513 -94 -0.7 % 
327000   Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing 5,969 5,947 -22 -0.4 % 
331000   Primary Metal Manufacturing 2,712 2,337 -375 -13.8 % 
332000   Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing 32,133 31,110 -1,023 -3.2 % 
333000   Machinery Manufacturing 16,515 15,660 -855 -5.2 % 
334000   Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing 55,190 50,271 -4,919 -8.9 % 
335000   Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing 8,273 7,910 -363 -4.4 % 
336000   Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 11,952 11,024 -928 -7.8 % 
337000   Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing 3,923 3,835 -88 -2.2 % 
339000   Miscellaneous Manufacturing 19,342 18,662 -680 -3.5 % 
420000   Wholesale Trade 125,494 127,969 2,475 2.0 % 
423000   Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods 56,543 57,192 649 1.1 % 
424000   Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods 41,969 42,582 613 1.5 % 
425000   Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers 26,982 28,195 1,213 4.5 % 
440000   Retail Trade 355,530 363,976 8,446 2.4 % 
441000   Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 38,128 40,192 2,064 5.4 % 
442000   Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores 10,002 9,900 -102 -1.0 % 
443000   Electronics and Appliance Stores 8,168 7,054 -1,114 -13.6 % 
444000   Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers 26,068 27,014 946 3.6 % 
445000   Food and Beverage Stores 102,028 105,954 3,926 3.8 % 
446000   Health and Personal Care Stores 26,391 27,102 711 2.7 % 
447000   Gasoline Stations 12,701 13,272 571 4.5 % 
448000   Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores 34,111 33,304 -807 -2.4 % 
451000   Sporting Goods, Hobby, Book, and Music Stores 14,277 13,106 -1,171 -8.2 % 
452000   General Merchandise Stores 50,376 52,128 1,752 3.5 % 
453000   Miscellaneous Store Retailers 18,263 18,565 302 1.7 % 
454000   Nonstore Retailers 15,017 16,385 1,368 9.1 % 
480000   Transportation and Warehousing 84,649 89,735 5,086 6.0 % 
481000   Air Transportation 8,087 8,533 446 5.5 % 
482000   Rail Transportation 3,293 3,363 70 2.1 % 
484000   Truck Transportation 16,120 16,440 320 2.0 % 
485000   Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation 23,520 25,451 1,931 8.2 % 
487000   Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation 1,501 1,663 162 10.8 % 
488000   Support Activities for Transportation 8,095 8,632 537 6.6 % 
492000   Couriers and Messengers 11,883 12,314 431 3.6 % 
493000   Warehousing and Storage 11,199 12,330 1,131 10.1 % 
510000   Information 89,238 90,134 896 1.0 % 
511000   Publishing Industries (except Internet) 42,087 41,040 -1,047 -2.5 % 
512000   Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries 5,978 6,276 298 5.0 % 
515000   Broadcasting (except Internet) 5,328 5,481 153 2.9 % 
517000   Telecommunications 17,347 17,063 -284 -1.6 % 
518000   Data Processing, Hosting and Related Services 8,738 9,789 1,051 12.0 % 
519000   Other Information Services 9,760 10,485 725 7.4 % 
520000   Finance and Insurance 169,893 175,193 5,300 3.1 % 
522000   Credit Intermediation and Related Activities 57,496 59,439 1,943 3.4 % 
523000   Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investm 44,521 44,857 336 0.8 % 
524000   Insurance Carriers and Related Activities 66,753 69,753 3,000 4.5 % 
530000   Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 45,414 47,255 1,841 4.1 % 
531000   Real Estate 33,829 35,401 1,572 4.6 % 
532000   Rental and Leasing Services 11,003 11,257 254 2.3 % 
533000   Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighte 582 597 15 2.6 % 
540000   Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 305,610 347,741 42,131 13.8 % 
541000   Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 305,610 347,741 42,131 13.8 % 
550000   Management of Companies and Enterprises 65,597 69,390 3,793 5.8 % 
551000   Management of Companies and Enterprises 65,597 69,390 3,793 5.8 % 
560000   Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat 180,626 194,198 13,572 7.5 % 
561000   Administrative and Support Services 169,097 180,948 11,851 7.0 % 
562000   Waste Management and Remediation Service 11,529 13,250 1,721 14.9 % 
610000   Educational Services 351,544 393,276 41,732 11.9 % 
611000   Educational Services 351,544 393,276 41,732 11.9 % 
620000   Health Care and Social Assistance 622,239 703,816 81,577 13.1 % 
621000   Ambulatory Health Care Services 185,878 217,137 31,259 16.8 % 
622000   Hospitals 198,930 216,657 17,727 8.9 % 
623000   Nursing and Residential Care Facilities 105,066 118,601 13,535 12.9 % 
624000   Social Assistance 132,365 151,421 19,056 14.4 % 
710000   Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 59,111 64,429 5,318 9.0 % 
711000   Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries 12,384 13,604 1,220 9.9 % 
712000   Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institution 5,918 6,326 408 6.9 % 
713000   Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries 40,809 44,499 3,690 9.0 % 
720000   Accommodation and Food Services 302,897 328,708 25,811 8.5 % 
721000   Accommodation, including Hotels and Motels 35,640 36,428 788 2.2 % 
722000   Food Services and Drinking Places 267,257 292,280 25,023 9.4 % 
810000   Other Services (except Government) 116,986 123,815 6,829 5.8 % 
811000   Repair and Maintenance 27,230 29,059 1,829 6.7 % 
812000   Personal and Laundry Services 42,965 46,182 3,217 7.5 % 
813000   Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Org 39,826 41,296 1,470 3.7 % 
814000   Private Households 6,965 7,278 313 4.5 % 
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