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Healthcare and Social Assistance Workers by Occupational Category - Table B

Table B. U.S. Healthcare and Social Assistance Workers by Occupational Category, 2010

Occupational category Census 2010 Occupation Codes Estimated Population Represented by Sample % of U.S. Healthcare and Social Assistance Workforce
Management Occupations 0010-0430 1,203,246 5.87
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 0500-0950 327,784 1.60
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 1005-1240 182,269 0.89
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 1600-1965 408,394 1.99
Community and Social Services Occupations 2000-2060 1,228,520 5.99
Legal Occupations 2100-2160 49,658 0.24
Education, Training, and Library Occupations 2200-2550 822,736 4.01
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media Occupations 2600-2960 28,069 0.14
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 3000-3540 6,130,276 29.89
Healthcare Support Occupations 3600-3655 3,538,864 17.26
Protective Service Occupations 3700-3955 38,458 0.19
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 4000-4160 445,771 2.17
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 4200-4250 550,534 2.68
Personal Care and Service Occupations 4300-4650 2,170,157 10.58
Sales and Related Occupations 4700-4965 39,861 0.19
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 5000-5940 2,885,596 14.07
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 7000-7630 88,866 0.43
Production Occupations 7700-8965 218,861 1.07
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 9000-9750 98,471 0.48
Total*   20,508,950 100

*The total number of Healthcare and Social Assistance workers represented by these occupational groups is slightly less than the total number of workers represented by the full industry sample due to missing values for occupation.

 

 
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