Morehouse Parish

Morehouse Parish Workforce

 

WORKFORCE STATISTICS (May 2020)

Civilian Labor Force 9,541
Total Employed 8,306
Total Un-employed 1,235
Unemployment Rate 12.9%
La. Workforce Commission, Labor Market Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics, not seasonally adjusted, May 2020.
 

OCCUPATION CLASSIFICATION (2020)

Blue Collar 31.54%
White Collar 47.73%
Service and Farm 20.73%
Environics Analytics (EA). Claritas - Pop-Facts Premier 2020, Claritas

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED OCCUPATIONS (Q1 2019)

  Average Employment Average Weekly Wage
ALL OCCUPATIONS 4,681 $660
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 282 $545
Mining 11 $842
Utilities 68 $1,358
Construction 398 $877
Manufacturing 580 $1,027
Wholesale trade 301 $1,525
Retail trade 845 $483
Transportation and warehousing 110 $1,025
Information 34 $1,169
Finance and insurance 185 $846
Real estate and rental and leasing 44 $556
Professional and technical services 95 $779
Management of companies and enterprises 20 $1,181
Administrative and waste services 67 $554
Educational services 690 $619
Health care and social assistance 1,835 $513
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 34 $311
Accommodation and food services 410 $257
Other services, except public administration 119 $422
Public administration 353 $590
*Data non-published
La. Workforce Commission, Employment and Total Wages Paid by Employers Subject to La. Employment Security Law, Q1 2019. Released September 2019.