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Public Safety Sector Profile - Table A

Table A. U.S. Public Safety Workers by Occupational Category, 2010

Occupational category Census 2010 Occupation Codes Estimated Population Represented by Sample % of U.S. Public Safety Workforce
Law Enforcement workers 3710, 3820, 3850 874,417 49.4
Firefighting and Prevention workers 3720, 3740, 3750 237,098 13.4
Corrections workers 3700, 3800 549,087 31.0
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics 3400 110,557 6.2
Total   1,771,159 100

 

 
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