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Posted on Mon. Mar. 05, 2012 - 12:08 am EDT

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Fort Wayne indicators
EmploymentDec. 2011

Dec.

2010

Change

Construction9.79.16.6%
Manufacturing28.732.6-12.0%

Trade, Transp.

and Utilities

45.142.26.9%
Information3.23.13.2%
Finance12.011.45.3%

Prof. Business

Services

22.320.96.7%

Educational

Health Services

38.736.26.9%
Government22.822.22.7%
Figures are in thousands

Indiana indicators
Employment

Dec.

2011

Dec.

2010

Change

Construction123.1109.712.2%
Manufacturing456.0447.81.8%

Trade, Transp.

and Utilities

547.3550.4-0.6%
Information34.535.3-2.3%
Finance131.5130.01.2%

Prof. Business

Services

287.2285.40.6%

Educational

Health Services

432.4433.5-0.3%
Government430.4439.7-2.1%
Figures are in thousands

Unemployment

Area

Dec.

2011

Nov.

2011

Dec.

2010

Bloomington7.5%7.1%7.3%
Elkhart11.2%11.2%12.2%
Evansville7.4%7.2%7.9%
Fort Wayne8.5%9.3%9.3%
Indianapolis8.2%8.3%8.4%
Lafayette7.5%7.4%8.0%
Indiana*9.0%9.0%9.5%
U.S.*8.5%8.7%9.4%
* Seasonally adjusted

Source: Bureau of Business Research, Ball State University


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