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Employment Projections

Employment Projections  (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Projects and estimates trends in the United States Labor Market for 10 years into the future.  Use the Search EP search box in the left-hand column to search by occupational name and in other ways.  Or click on the EP Databases link in the center of the page to access and search employment projections by education, occupation, and industry.  For much of the information, data is given for the year 2014 with estimated projections for 2024.  Also provides links to other sources of occupational information including the Occupational Outlook Handbook. Consult the EP FAQs and EP Methodology links to learn how the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) calculates employment projections.

Industry-Occupation Matrix Data, by Industry  from Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Projections
A chart of current and projected occupational employment within industries in the United States; includes Industry and NAICS codes for the industries.  Click on the relevant XLSX link to download detailed government statistics about employment by occupation within each industry; for example, the number of accountants projected in the utilities industry.