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Number of Employees

The Following information was provided by the Chamber of Business and Industry of Centre County:


  % Change
Industry 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 2000 94-98 98-00
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing / Hunting, Mining

597 638 613 639 629 1,116 18.1 77.4
Construction

2,334 2,426 2,683 2,414 2,413 3,116 3.4 29.1
Manufacturing

8,575 8,787 8,599 8,645 8,774 6,824 5.1 -22.2
Transportation / Warehousing & Utilities

2,424 2,389 2,614 2,592 2,547 1,984 2.3 -22.1
Wholesale Trade

1,086 1,170 1,221 1,302 1,421 838 30.8 -41.0
Retail Trade

10,555 10,640 11,164 11,472 11,269 6,762 6.8 -39.9
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate

1,945 1,751 2,039 1,997 2,098 2,573 7.9 22.6
Educational, Health & Social Services

25,612 26,748 27,789 28,625 29,669 25,813 15.8 -12.9
Public Administration

2,511 2,477 2,507 2,531 2,504 2,265 -0.3 -9.5
Professional, Scientific, Management Administrative & Waste Management

          4,847 0.0 0.0
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation & Food Service

          6,987 0.0 0.0
Information

          1,538 0.0 0.0
TOTAL 55,621 57,026 59,229 60,217 61,324 64,663 10.3 5.4

Source: U.S. Census 2002, Pennsylvania Table DP-3

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