Copyright 2004 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning

Occasional Paper No. 1

Examining Workforce Investment Act Programmatic Outcomes

October 2004



Table 8: Industry Distribution by Participation Group Six Quarters Before and Eight Quarters After Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Program Exit
  Adults Dislocated Workers
 
  t - 6 t + 8 Change t - 6 t + 8 Change
Industry Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
                         
Agriculture 1 0.5 0 0.0 -1.0 -100.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 1.0 100.0
Mining 7 3.2 5 2.3 -2.0 -28.6 7 6.4 7 6.4 0.0 0.0
Utilities 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 1.0 0.9 1.0 100.0
Construction 20 9.2 10 4.6 -10.0 -50.0 10 9.1 13 11.8 3.0 30.0
Manufacturing 6 2.8 5 2.3 -1.0 -16.7 5 4.5 10 9.1 5.0 100.0
Wholesale Trade 2 0.9 5 2.3 3.0 150.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 1.0 100.0
Retail Trade 20 9.2 19 8.8 -1.0 -5.0 12 10.9 13 11.8 1.0 8.3
Transportation & Warehousing 1 0.5 20 9.2 19.0 1,900.0 13 11.8 7 6.4 -6.0 -46.2
Information 3 1.4 5 2.3 2.0 66.7 1 0.9 4 3.6 3.0 300.0
Finance & Insurance 0 0.0 1 0.5 1.0 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 0 0.0 4 1.8 4.0 400.0 1 0.9 1 0.9 0.0 0.0
Professional & Technical Services 2 0.9 2 0.9 0.0 0.0 2 1.8 0 0.0 -2.0 -100.0
Administrative & Waste Services 18 8.3 8 3.7 -10.0 -55.6 3 2.7 3 2.7 0.0 0.0
Educational Services 4 1.8 7 3.2 3.0 75.0 0 0.0 4 3.6 4.0 400.0
Health Care & Social Assistance 9 4.1 20 9.2 11.0 122.2 6 5.5 5 4.5 -1.0 -16.7
Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 0 0.0 1 0.5 1.0 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Accommodation & Food Services 17 7.8 8 3.7 -9.0 -52.9 6 5.5 4 3.6 -2.0 -33.3
Other Services 1 0.5 6 2.8 5.0 500.0 3 2.7 2 1.8 -1.0 -33.3
Government 6 2.8 9 4.1 3.0 50.0 6 5.5 3 2.7 -3.0 -50.0
No Employment 95 43.8 81 37.3 -14.0 -14.7 24 21.8 31 28.2 7.0 29.2
No Industry Information 5 2.3 1 0.5 -4.0 -80.0 11 10.0 0 0.0 -11.0 -100.0
   
Total 217 100.0 217 100.0 0.0 0.0 110 100.0 110 100.0 0.0 0.0
t = Termination quarter within WIA Program Year 2001. Therefore, t - 6 = six quarters before program termination and t + 8 = eight quarters after termination.

 

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