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Social Assistance Occupations Profile - Table A

Table A. Social Assistance Workers by Occupational Category, 2010

Occupational category Census 2010 Occupation Codes Estimated Population Represented by Sample % of U.S. Social Assistance Workforce
Community and social service occupations (all) 2000-2060 770,801 19.2
Social workers 2010 359,538 9.0
Social and human service assistants 2016 130,327 3.3
Other occupations within the social assistance sector All other Census occupation codes 3,243,259 80.8
Preschool and kindergarten teachers 2300 519,172 12.9
Childcare workers 4600 964,910 24.0
Personal care aides 4610 385,084 9.6
Total*   4,014,060 100

*Indented rows represent subsets of rows above.

 

 
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