Labor Force

POPULATION1990200020102012
Gatesville 11,492 15,591 15,751 15,985
Coryell County 64,213 74,978 75,388 77,231
LABOR FORCE20112012
Coryell County 24,947 25,150

The chart below represents those employed by occupational categories for this region compared to statewide percentages.

OCCUPATIONAL CATEGORIESCOUNTAREA PERCENTSTATEWIDE PERCENT
Management, Professional 7,160 28.1 33.7
Service Occupations 5,499 21.6 16.9
Sales and Office Occupations 6,254 24.5 25.7
Construction, Extraction 4,187 16.4 11.6
Production, Transport 2,379 9.3 12.1

The chart below classifies workers for this region compared to statewide percentages.

CLASS OF WORKERCOUNTAREA PERCENTSTATEWIDE PERCENT
Private Wage & Salary Worker 15,858 62.2 77.9
Government Worker 8,128 31.9 14.7
Self Employed Worker 1,415 5.6 7.2
Unpaid Family Worker 78 0.3 0.2