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Table 2: Comparison of Nonagricultural Private Employment and Annual Average Wage (AAW) for Wyoming and Idaho by Industry, 2001
  Wyoming Idaho
  Employment Percent of Employment Percent of
Industry Title and Code Number Percent AAW Poverty* Number Percent AAW Poverty* ECRE**
         
Mining (21) 18,358 9.4% $53,466 290.6% 1,997 0.4% $38,807 210.9% -17,614
Utilities (22) ND ND ND ND 1,796 0.4% $48,037 261.1% NA
Construction (23) 20,666 10.5% $31,977 173.8% 39,944 8.3% $31,161 169.4% -4,714
Manufacturing (31-33) 10,174 5.2% $36,685 199.4% 68,965 14.4% $37,732 205.1% 21,080
Wholesale Trade (42) 6,899 3.5% $36,807 200.0% 25,837 5.4% $34,524 187.6% 3,883
Retail Trade (44-45) 31,250 15.9% $18,703 101.6% 74,808 15.6% $20,264 110.1% -757
Transportation & Warehousing (48-49) ND ND ND ND 17,649 3.7% $30,028 163.2% NA
Information (51) ND ND ND ND 9,705 2.0% $32,977 179.2% NA
Finance & Insurance (52) 6,497 3.3% $37,006 201.1% 17,228 3.6% $37,047 201.3% 573
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (53) 3,532 1.8% $22,499 122.3% 6,900 1.4% $20,831 113.2% -719
Professional & Technical Services (54) 8,301 4.2% $33,478 181.9% 30,874 6.4% $42,117 228.9% 4,631
Management of Companies & Enterprises (55) 814 0.4% $41,795 227.1% ND ND ND ND NA
Administrative & Waste Services (56) 7,420 3.8% $20,063 109.0% 31,124 6.5% $18,064 98.2% 5,685
Educational Services (61) 1,382 0.7% $18,854 102.5% 6,490 1.4% $19,766 107.4% 1,291
Health Care & Social Assistance (62)*** 23,408 11.9% $27,967 152.0% 59,127 12.3% $27,726 150.7% 897
Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (71) 3,408 1.7% $14,372 78.1% ND ND ND ND NA
Accommodation & Food Services (72) 27,597 14.1% $10,867 59.1% 47,716 10.0% $10,071 54.7% -8,964
Other Services (81) ND ND ND ND 22,894 4.8% $17,515 95.2% NA
         
Total 196,086 100.0% $28,037 152.4% 479,195 100.0% $27,581 149.9%  
*Percent of poverty guideline for a family of four (i.e., $18,400 = 100%).
**This is the employment change to reach equivalency (ECRE) in Wyoming compared to bordering states for the same industry while holding employment in all other industries constant.
***Adjusted to account for NAICS 622 hospital employment in Local Government.
ND = Not disclosable due to confidentiality issues.
NA = Not available. Unable to calculate due to non-disclosable data.
Source Data: Bureau of Economic Analysis Tables SA27 and SA07.


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