Workforce

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Umatilla County Non-Farm Labor Force
2002 2007 2012
Mining, manufacturing, construction 1,420 4.9% 1,170 4.1% 970 3.4%
Manufacturing 4,010 14.0% 3,500 12.2% 3,450 12.0%
Trade, transportation, utilities 6,760 23.5% 6,580 22.9% 6,560 22.8%
Information 320 1.1% 260 0.9% 190 0.7%
Financial activities 880 3.1% 920 3.2% 810 2.8%
Professional & business services 2,130 7.4% 2,240 7.8% 2,260 7.9%
Educational & health services 2,700 9.4% 2,770 9.6% 3,190 11.1%
Leisure & hospitality 2,230 7.8% 2,340 8.2% 2,310 8.0%
Other services 780 2.7% 660 2.3% 710 2.5%
Government 7,840 26.1% 7,780 27.1% 7,290 25.4%
Total 28,710 28,220 27,740
Unemployment Rates
Umatilla County Oregon United States
2007 5.8% 5.2% 4.6%
2008 6.5% 6.5% 5.8%
2009 9.6% 11.1% 9.3%
2010 9.3% 10.7% 9.6%
2011 9.0% 9.6% 8.9%
2012 8.3% 8.7% 8.1%
Average Commute
Umatilla County 16.2 minutes
Oregon 22.3 minutes
United States 25.4 minutes