Analysis of Growth and Change
Among the Major Components of Employment
within Oregon: 1969-2015
United States Major Components of Total Employment:
1969 - 2015
United States Major Components of Total Employment:
1969 - 2015
Figure 1.
Introduction
Since the millennium, self-employment, particularly that of Nonfarm Proprietors,
has been an unheralded but remarkable source of job growth in the national economy.
Even many casual observers of national economic trends are aware that since 2000 (the turn of the century) job growth nationally as been decidedly unspectacular when compared with that of the last several decades of the previous century. The pace of job growth over 2000-2007, even prior to the onset of the Great Recession, was well below par. Between 2000 and 2007 the job count nationally advanced from 165,370,800 to 179,885,700, yielding a net positive change of +14,514,900. The net change in jobs witnessed between 2007 and 2012 amounted to a -804,000 job loss.
Many observers and analysts that monitor general economic conditions and trends are acquainted with the broad scope of job growth summarized above. However, they may be unacquainted with the major components of employment, and surprised by how the performance of these components individually contributed to total job growth overall. While the Bureau of Economic Analysis breaks out the job data that they report by industry categories, it also reports the data by those that are wage and salary jobs and proprietors. Proprietors, in turn, are broken out among those that are Farm Proprietors and Nonfarm Proprietors.
This US-REAP analysis investigates this trend in the changing composition of employment as it relates specifically to Oregon.
Major Components of Total Employment, Oregon, 2015
Major Components of Total Employment, Oregon, 2015
Figure 2.
Total Employment:
2015 = 2,387,585
Figure 2 depicts the composition of Oregon's employment among the three major components for 2015. Wage and Salary Employment amounted to 1,851,888 comprising 77.56% of the total jobs; Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment amounted to 503,344 jobs or 21.08%; Farm Proprietors' Employment totaled 32,353 jobs comprising 1.36% of Oregon's employment in 2015. For every 100 jobs reported for Oregon in 2015, about 22 were held by self-employed Nonfarm Proprietors and Farm Proprietors.

BEA Definitions of the Major Components of Total Employment

Wage and Salary Employment

Wage and salary employment, also referred to as wage and salary jobs, measures the average annual number of full-time and part-time jobs in each area by place-of-work. All jobs for which wages and salaries are paid are counted. Full-time and part-time jobs are counted with equal weight. Jury and witness service, as well as paid employment of prisoners, are not counted as wage and salary employment; the payments for these activities are classified as "other labor income" in the personal income measure. Corporate directorships are counted as self-employment.

Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment

The BEA local area estimates of nonfarm self-employment consist of the number of sole proprietorships and the number of individual business partners not assumed to be limited partners. The nonfarm self-employment estimates resemble the wage and salary employment estimates in that both series measure jobs--as opposed to workers--on a full-time and part-time basis. However, because of limitations in source data, two important measurement differences exist between the two sets of estimates. First, the self-employment estimates are largely on a place-of-residence basis rather than on the preferred place-of-work basis. Second, the self-employment estimates reflect the total number of sole proprietorships or partnerships active at any time during the year--as opposed to the annual average measure used for wage and salary employment.

Farm Proprietors' Employment

Farm self-employment is defined as the number of non-corporate farm operators, consisting of sole proprietors and partners. A farm is defined as an establishment that produces, or normally would be expected to produce, at least $1,000 worth of farm products--crops and livestock--in a typical year. Because of the low cutoff point for this definition, the farm self-employment estimates are effectively on a full-time and part-time basis. The estimates are consistent with the job-count basis of the estimates of wage and salary employment because farm proprietors are counted without regard to any other employment. Also referred to as farm self-employment.

Major Components as a Percent of Total Employment:
Oregon and United States, 2015
Major Components as a Percent of Total Employment:
Oregon and United States, 2015
Figure 3.
What are the differences in employment composition between Oregon and United States? Figure 3 illustrates two major components---Wage and Salary Employment, Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment and Farm Proprietors' Employment as a percent of total employment. The share of Oregon's employment reported as Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment (21.1%) is above (0.4%) the share nationally (21.4%). The share of Oregon's employment reported as Farm Proprietors' Employment (1.4%) is above (0.4%) the share nationally (1.0%).
In combination, Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment and Farm Proprietors' Employment amounted to 22.4% (21.1% + 1.4%) of Oregon's employment in 2015. Wage and Salary Employment made up the balance (77.6%) of employment, which amounted to a slightly smaller share than the corresponding 77.6% for Wage and Salary Employment nationwide.
Nationwide in 2015, there are just over one (1.10) Nonfarm self-employed jobs for every four Wage and Salary jobs. For Oregon, there are just over one (1.09) Nonfarm self-employed jobs for every four Wage and Salary jobs.
Employment Growth Indices (1969=100):
Oregon, 1969 - 2015
Employment Growth Indices (1969=100):
Oregon, 1969 - 2015
Figure 4.
Figure 4 compares the cumulative growth of the three major components of employment for Oregon over 1969-2015. The cumulative growth indices express each component as 100 for the base year of 1969, and represent each component in subsequent years as a percent of their level in 1969. 1969 was selected due to insufficient data available for Oregon from 1958 up to 1969. The indices enable a direct comparison of the differences in the cumulative percentage growth of Wage and Salary Employment, Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment and Farm Proprietors' Employment for Oregon over more than four decades.
Over the 1969-2015 period, Wage and Salary Employment in Oregon grew by 142.3%. Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment, however, grew by 306.9%, while Farm Proprietors' Employment grew by 0.5%.
In 1969, there was one (1) self-employed Nonfarm Proprietors' job for roughly six (6.18) Wage and Salary jobs in Oregon. Yet, over the 46-year interval from 1969 to 2015, for every Nonfarm Proprietors' job created only about three (2.86) Wage and Salary jobs were added to the employment roll.
Major Components as a Percent of Total Employment:
Oregon, 1969 - 2015
Major Components as a Percent of Total Employment:
Oregon, 1969 - 2015
Figure 5.
While the previous graph illustrates differences in the degree of growth among the three major components of employment, the above figure traces their changing share and relative importance over time. Differences in growth among the three components arithmetically yields the changes in their relative share as shown here.
Wage and Salary Employment as a share of Oregon's employment declined from 83.1% in 1969 to 77.6% in 2015, a shift in relative share of -5.5%. Offsetting this decline was a +7.6% increase in Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment's share from 13.4% in 1969 to 21.1% in 2015; and a -2.1% retreat in Farm Proprietors' Employment's share, from 3.5% to 1.4% over the same period.
Shifts in Share of Total Employment Among Major Components:
Oregon and United States, 1969-2015
Shifts in Share of Total Employment Among Major Components:
Oregon and United States, 1969-2015
Figure 6.
How does the shift in employment composition for Oregon compare with the shifts in share among the three major components for the United States over 1969 to 2015? Why 1969 to 2015? Though data is available for most regions from 1958-2015 as of the latest release (November 2016), the data was unavailable for Oregon prior to 1969 which is typically due to a change in the designation of states.
In the above figure, Wage and Salary Employment's share for the United States declined by -8.8%, whereas Wage and Salary Employment's share declined by -5.5% in Oregon from 1969 to 2015. Nationally, the shift in share of Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment and Farm Proprietors' Employment accounted for +10.9% and -2.1%, respectively, while the corresponding shifts in share for Oregon equated to +7.6% and -2.1%, respectively.
Wage and Salary Employment as a Percent of Total Employment: 1969-2015
Wage and Salary Employment as a Percent of Total Employment: 1969-2015
Figure 7.
Nationally, Wage and Salary Employment as a share of employment declined from 86.5% in 1969 to 77.6% in 2015, for a net loss of -8.8%.
For Oregon, Wage and Salary Employment dropped from 83.1% to 77.6% over 1969-2015, for a net loss of -5.5%.
Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment as a Percent of Total Employment: 1969-2015
Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment as a Percent of Total Employment: 1969-2015
Figure 8.
Nationally, Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment as a share of employment advanced from 10.5% in 1969 to 21.4% in 2015, for a net gain of +10.9%.
For Oregon, Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment rose from 13.4% to 21.1% over 1969-2015, for a net gain of +7.6%.
Between 2000 and 2015 the Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment shift in share amounted to +6.0% (from 15.4% to 21.4%). For Oregon the shift in share recorded +3.5% (17.6% to 21.1%).
Farm Proprietors' Employment as a Percent of Total Employment: 1969-2015
Farm Proprietors' Employment as a Percent of Total Employment: 1969-2015
Figure 9.
Nationally, Farm Proprietors' Employment as a share of employment declined from 3.0% in 1969 to 1.0% in 2015, for a net loss of -2.1%.
For Oregon, Farm Proprietors' Employment dropped from 3.5% to 1.4% over 1969-2015, for a net loss of -2.1%.
Indicies of Structural Change Among
the Major Components of Employment: 1969-2015
Indicies of Structural Change Among
the Major Components of Employment: 1969-2015
Figure 10.
The "index of structural change" shown in Figure 10 calibrates the timing and magnitude of change in the composition of Oregon's employment among the three major components compared with the nation over 1969-2015. The period of most dramatic change held in common by Oregon and the nation spanned the period of the late 1970s to the mid-1980s and post 2000.
Structural change is defined and measured here as the composite change in shares among the three major components of employment. Changes in shares are based on differences between each component's share in 1969, and its share of employment for each year since. Index values equal the sum of the absolute value of the share changes among the three components year-over-year relative to 1969. A rise in the index indicates that composition of employment among the three major components deviated further away from their 1969 distribution.
Note: Figure 6 displayed the share shifts among the three components over the interval 1969-2015. Accordingly, the 2015 value of the structural change indices for Oregon and the nation are simply the sum of the absolute values of share shifts shown in Figure 6.
   
 
Calculation of Structural Change Index for 2015
 
   
Major Components Contributions to
Total Employment Growth: 1970-2015
Major Components Contributions to
Total Employment Growth: 1970-2015
Figure 11.
The discussion thus far has centered primarily on examining and comparing changes in the composition of Oregon's employment compared with the nation over 1970-2015. Figure 11 focuses attention on how much each component contributed individually to Oregon's employment growth over the 58-year period. The annual growth rate of Oregon's employment averaged 2.12% over 1970-2015. Each component's individual contribution to this total amounted to 1.60% for Wage and Salary Employment, 0.52% for Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment and 0.00% for Farm Proprietors' Employment, all of which sum to 2.12%.*
   
 
 
Total Growth*
 
Wage and Salary
Employment
 
Nonfarm Proprietors'
Employment
 
Farm Proprietors'
Employment
2.12%
(100%)
=
1.60%
(75.3%)
+
0.52%
(24.5%)
+
0.00%
(0.1%)
1.63%
(100%)
=
1.17%
(71.9%)
+
0.47%
(29.1%)
+
-0.02%
(-1.0%)
 
   
In order to gauge each component's contribution to total employment growth the table above displays each component's overall contribution to growth as a percent of total growth. Note, for example, Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment's overall percentage contribution to the average total growth over 1970-2015 of 24.53% was derived by: 24.53% = ( 0.52% ÷ 2.12% ) x 100.*
Oregon Major Components
as a Percent of Total Employment:
1969 vs. 2015 and Component Contributions to Employment Growth, 1970-2015
Oregon Major Components
as a Percent of Total Employment:
1969 vs. 2015 and Component Contributions to Employment Growth, 1970-2015
Figure 12.
Figure 12 recaps the theme and distills the results presented throughout this analysis of the major components of employment. In 1969, Wage and Salary Employment comprised 83.1% of Oregon's total employment. However, over the following 46-year period 1970-2015 Wage and Salary Employment accounted for only 75.3% of the annual growth in Oregon's employment. As a result, by 2015 Wage and Salary Employment's share declined to 77.6%.
Because Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment alone accounted for 24.5% of Oregon's total employment growth over 1970-2015, its share rose from 13.4% in 1969 to 21.1% in 2015. Farm Proprietors' Employment, in turn, declined from 3.5% to 1.4% over the same period owing to its 0.1% contribution to the growth of Oregon's total employment.
   
 
Wage and Salary Employment for Oregon: 1969-2015
 
1969
 
764,276
100.00
N
83.06
N
0.00
N
0.96
1970
 
767,695
100.45
0.45
82.91
-0.15
-0.15
0.37
0.96
1971
 
784,315
102.62
2.16
82.51
-0.40
-0.55
1.79
0.96
1972
 
826,981
108.20
5.44
82.61
0.10
-0.45
4.49
0.96
1973
 
877,162
114.77
6.07
82.88
0.28
-0.17
5.01
0.96
1974
 
902,238
118.05
2.86
82.84
-0.05
-0.22
2.37
0.96
1975
 
909,769
119.04
0.83
82.31
-0.53
-0.75
0.69
0.96
1976
 
946,131
123.79
4.00
81.84
-0.46
-1.21
3.29
0.96
1977
 
1,005,243
131.53
6.25
82.22
0.37
-0.84
5.11
0.96
1978
 
1,075,080
140.67
6.95
82.93
0.72
-0.12
5.71
0.96
1979
 
1,118,428
146.34
4.03
82.87
-0.07
-0.19
3.34
0.96
1980
 
1,101,896
144.18
-1.48
81.65
-1.22
-1.41
-1.22
0.95
1981
 
1,074,726
140.62
-2.47
81.47
-0.18
-1.59
-2.01
0.95
1982
 
1,018,865
133.31
-5.20
80.26
-1.21
-2.80
-4.23
0.95
1983
 
1,026,281
134.28
0.73
79.23
-1.02
-3.82
0.58
0.94
1984
 
1,067,712
139.70
4.04
79.57
0.33
-3.49
3.20
0.94
1985
 
1,091,537
142.82
2.23
79.65
0.08
-3.41
1.78
0.94
1986
 
1,119,800
146.52
2.59
79.66
0.01
-3.40
2.06
0.94
1987
 
1,162,154
152.06
3.78
79.89
0.23
-3.17
3.01
0.95
1988
 
1,220,357
159.67
5.01
80.21
0.32
-2.85
4.00
0.95
1989
 
1,273,978
166.69
4.39
80.92
0.71
-2.14
3.52
0.96
1990
 
1,315,246
172.09
3.24
80.87
-0.05
-2.19
2.62
0.96
1991
 
1,312,846
171.78
-0.18
80.27
-0.60
-2.79
-0.15
0.96
1992
 
1,329,504
173.96
1.27
80.40
0.13
-2.66
1.02
0.96
1993
 
1,371,234
179.42
3.14
80.77
0.37
-2.29
2.52
0.97
1994
 
1,430,687
187.20
4.34
80.35
-0.42
-2.71
3.50
0.96
1995
 
1,486,827
194.54
3.92
80.57
0.22
-2.49
3.15
0.97
1996
 
1,544,301
202.06
3.87
80.45
-0.12
-2.61
3.11
0.97
1997
 
1,594,068
208.57
3.22
80.25
-0.20
-2.81
2.59
0.96
1998
 
1,624,801
212.59
1.93
80.35
0.10
-2.71
1.55
0.97
1999
 
1,653,048
216.29
1.74
80.62
0.27
-2.44
1.40
0.97
2000
 
1,684,455
220.40
1.90
80.54
-0.08
-2.52
1.53
0.97
2001
 
1,672,825
218.88
-0.69
80.47
-0.07
-2.59
-0.56
0.97
2002
 
1,655,575
216.62
-1.03
79.95
-0.52
-3.11
-0.83
0.97
2003
 
1,666,866
218.10
0.68
79.84
-0.11
-3.21
0.55
0.97
2004
 
1,704,516
223.02
2.26
79.47
-0.37
-3.58
1.80
0.98
2005
 
1,748,669
228.80
2.59
79.14
-0.33
-3.91
2.06
0.98
2006
 
1,795,841
234.97
2.70
79.15
0.01
-3.91
2.13
0.98
2007
 
1,820,517
238.20
1.37
78.40
-0.75
-4.66
1.09
0.98
2008
 
1,806,328
236.34
-0.78
78.35
-0.05
-4.71
-0.61
0.98
2009
 
1,706,492
223.28
-5.53
77.27
-1.08
-5.79
-4.33
0.98
2010
 
1,678,186
219.58
-1.66
77.12
-0.14
-5.93
-1.28
0.98
2011
 
1,698,810
222.28
1.23
77.08
-0.04
-5.97
0.95
0.99
2012
 
1,718,785
224.89
1.18
77.39
0.30
-5.67
0.91
0.99
2013
 
1,751,577
229.18
1.91
77.48
0.10
-5.57
1.48
1.00
2014
 
1,800,801
235.62
2.81
77.59
0.10
-5.47
2.18
1.00
2015
 
1,851,888
242.31
2.84
77.56
-0.02
-5.49
2.20
1.00
Source: Calculations by the United States Regional Economic Analysis Project (US-REAP)
with data provided by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis
November 2016
REAP_PI_SA1320_2100
 
   
   
 
Nonfarm Proprietors' Employment for Oregon: 1969-2015
 
1969
 
123,703
100.00
N
13.44
N
0.00
N
1.28
0.16
1970
 
126,377
102.16
2.16
13.65
0.21
0.21
0.29
1.28
0.16
1971
 
134,715
108.90
6.60
14.17
0.52
0.73
0.90
1.29
0.17
1972
 
143,033
115.63
6.17
14.29
0.12
0.84
0.88
1.26
0.17
1973
 
150,397
121.58
5.15
14.21
-0.08
0.77
0.74
1.26
0.17
1974
 
156,658
126.64
4.16
14.38
0.17
0.94
0.59
1.26
0.17
1975
 
165,324
133.65
5.53
14.96
0.57
1.51
0.80
1.26
0.18
1976
 
179,843
145.38
8.78
15.56
0.60
2.11
1.31
1.31
0.19
1977
 
187,344
151.45
4.17
15.32
-0.23
1.88
0.65
1.28
0.19
1978
 
189,283
153.01
1.03
14.60
-0.72
1.16
0.16
1.24
0.18
1979
 
197,319
159.51
4.25
14.62
0.02
1.18
0.62
1.25
0.18
1980
 
212,809
172.03
7.85
15.77
1.15
2.33
1.15
1.30
0.19
1981
 
208,305
168.39
-2.12
15.79
0.02
2.35
-0.33
1.29
0.19
1982
 
213,996
172.99
2.73
16.86
1.07
3.41
0.43
1.30
0.21
1983
 
229,398
185.44
7.20
17.71
0.85
4.27
1.21
1.33
0.22
1984
 
235,634
190.48
2.72
17.56
-0.15
4.12
0.48
1.33
0.22
1985
 
240,400
194.34
2.02
17.54
-0.02
4.10
0.36
1.30
0.22
1986
 
247,999
200.48
3.16
17.64
0.10
4.20
0.55
1.28
0.22
1987
 
254,950
206.10
2.80
17.53
-0.12
4.08
0.49
1.27
0.22
1988
 
264,420
213.75
3.71
17.38
-0.15
3.94
0.65
1.23
0.22
1989
 
262,982
212.59
-0.54
16.70
-0.68
3.26
-0.09
1.21
0.21
1990
 
274,330
221.77
4.32
16.87
0.16
3.42
0.72
1.19
0.21
1991
 
285,545
230.83
4.09
17.46
0.59
4.02
0.69
1.18
0.22
1992
 
286,493
231.60
0.33
17.32
-0.13
3.88
0.06
1.18
0.22
1993
 
289,187
233.78
0.94
17.03
-0.29
3.59
0.16
1.15
0.21
1994
 
312,487
252.61
8.06
17.55
0.52
4.11
1.37
1.18
0.22
1995
 
320,691
259.24
2.63
17.38
-0.17
3.93
0.46
1.15
0.22
1996
 
337,955
273.20
5.38
17.61
0.23
4.16
0.94
1.15
0.22
1997
 
354,419
286.51
4.87
17.84
0.24
4.40
0.86
1.17
0.22
1998
 
357,941
289.36
0.99
17.70
-0.14
4.26
0.18
1.15
0.22
1999
 
356,956
288.56
-0.28
17.41
-0.29
3.97
-0.05
1.15
0.22
2000
 
367,070
296.73
2.83
17.55
0.14
4.11
0.49
1.14
0.22
2001
 
366,116
295.96
-0.26
17.61
0.06
4.17
-0.05
1.12
0.22
2002
 
373,426
301.87
2.00
18.03
0.42
4.59
0.35
1.11
0.23
2003
 
380,736
307.78
1.96
18.24
0.20
4.79
0.35
1.08
0.23
2004
 
401,217
324.34
5.38
18.71
0.47
5.26
0.98
1.07
0.24
2005
 
422,078
341.20
5.20
19.10
0.40
5.66
0.97
1.06
0.24
2006
 
435,940
352.41
3.28
19.21
0.11
5.77
0.63
1.05
0.24
2007
 
465,658
376.43
6.82
20.05
0.84
6.61
1.31
1.05
0.26
2008
 
463,802
374.93
-0.40
20.12
0.06
6.67
-0.08
1.04
0.26
2009
 
467,212
377.69
0.74
21.15
1.04
7.71
0.15
1.04
0.27
2010
 
463,305
374.53
-0.84
21.29
0.14
7.85
-0.18
1.03
0.28
2011
 
471,178
380.89
1.70
21.38
0.09
7.94
0.36
1.01
0.28
2012
 
469,439
379.49
-0.37
21.14
-0.24
7.69
-0.08
1.01
0.27
2013
 
476,221
384.97
1.44
21.07
-0.07
7.62
0.31
1.00
0.27
2014
 
487,845
394.37
2.44
21.02
-0.05
7.58
0.51
0.99
0.27
2015
 
503,344
406.90
3.18
21.08
0.06
7.64
0.67
0.98
0.27
Source: Calculations by the United States Regional Economic Analysis Project (US-REAP)
with data provided by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis
November 2016
REAP_PI_SA1320_2220
 
   
   
 
Farm Proprietors' Employment for Oregon: 1969-2015
 
1969
 
32,204
100.00
N
3.50
N
0.00
N
1.16
1970
 
31,861
98.93
-1.07
3.44
-0.06
-0.06
-0.04
1.16
1971
 
31,522
97.88
-1.06
3.32
-0.12
-0.18
-0.04
1.13
1972
 
31,060
96.45
-1.47
3.10
-0.21
-0.40
-0.05
1.11
1973
 
30,731
95.43
-1.06
2.90
-0.20
-0.60
-0.03
1.09
1974
 
30,300
94.09
-1.40
2.78
-0.12
-0.72
-0.04
1.07
1975
 
30,223
93.85
-0.25
2.73
-0.05
-0.77
-0.01
1.04
1976
 
30,040
93.28
-0.61
2.60
-0.14
-0.90
-0.02
1.03
1977
 
30,085
93.42
0.15
2.46
-0.14
-1.04
0.00
1.03
1978
 
31,945
99.20
6.18
2.46
0.00
-1.04
0.15
1.09
1979
 
33,894
105.25
6.10
2.51
0.05
-0.99
0.15
1.14
1980
 
34,838
108.18
2.79
2.58
0.07
-0.92
0.07
1.18
1981
 
36,210
112.44
3.94
2.74
0.16
-0.75
0.10
1.26
1982
 
36,671
113.87
1.27
2.89
0.14
-0.61
0.03
1.34
1983
 
39,581
122.91
7.94
3.06
0.17
-0.44
0.23
1.36
1984
 
38,579
119.80
-2.53
2.87
-0.18
-0.62
-0.08
1.38
1985
 
38,499
119.55
-0.21
2.81
-0.07
-0.69
-0.01
1.41
1986
 
38,011
118.03
-1.27
2.70
-0.11
-0.80
-0.04
1.43
1987
 
37,594
116.74
-1.10
2.58
-0.12
-0.92
-0.03
1.45
1988
 
36,741
114.09
-2.27
2.41
-0.17
-1.08
-0.06
1.42
1989
 
37,469
116.35
1.98
2.38
-0.03
-1.12
0.05
1.43
1990
 
36,809
114.30
-1.76
2.26
-0.12
-1.24
-0.04
1.40
1991
 
37,126
115.28
0.86
2.27
0.01
-1.23
0.02
1.42
1992
 
37,652
116.92
1.42
2.28
0.01
-1.22
0.03
1.44
1993
 
37,370
116.04
-0.75
2.20
-0.08
-1.30
-0.02
1.36
1994
 
37,446
116.28
0.20
2.10
-0.10
-1.40
0.00
1.35
1995
 
37,854
117.54
1.09
2.05
-0.05
-1.45
0.02
1.35
1996
 
37,350
115.98
-1.33
1.95
-0.11
-1.55
-0.03
1.33
1997
 
37,939
117.81
1.58
1.91
-0.04
-1.59
0.03
1.33
1998
 
39,495
122.64
4.10
1.95
0.04
-1.55
0.08
1.38
1999
 
40,378
125.38
2.24
1.97
0.02
-1.53
0.04
1.42
2000
 
40,008
124.23
-0.92
1.91
-0.06
-1.59
-0.02
1.42
2001
 
39,925
123.98
-0.21
1.92
0.01
-1.58
-0.00
1.45
2002
 
41,720
129.55
4.50
2.01
0.09
-1.48
0.09
1.64
2003
 
40,096
124.51
-3.89
1.92
-0.09
-1.58
-0.08
1.63
2004
 
38,988
121.07
-2.76
1.82
-0.10
-1.68
-0.05
1.62
2005
 
38,782
120.43
-0.53
1.76
-0.06
-1.74
-0.01
1.62
2006
 
37,189
115.48
-4.11
1.64
-0.12
-1.86
-0.07
1.58
2007
 
36,049
111.94
-3.07
1.55
-0.09
-1.95
-0.05
1.46
2008
 
35,429
110.01
-1.72
1.54
-0.02
-1.96
-0.03
1.46
2009
 
34,847
108.21
-1.64
1.58
0.04
-1.92
-0.03
1.46
2010
 
34,460
107.01
-1.11
1.58
0.01
-1.92
-0.02
1.46
2011
 
33,879
105.20
-1.69
1.54
-0.05
-1.96
-0.03
1.44
2012
 
32,777
101.78
-3.25
1.48
-0.06
-2.02
-0.05
1.43
2013
 
32,748
101.69
-0.09
1.45
-0.03
-2.05
-0.00
1.42
2014
 
32,371
100.52
-1.15
1.39
-0.05
-2.11
-0.02
1.41
2015
 
32,353
100.46
-0.06
1.36
-0.04
-2.14
-0.00
1.41
Source: Calculations by the United States Regional Economic Analysis Project (US-REAP)
with data provided by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis
November 2016
REAP_PI_SA1320_2210
 
   
   
 
Total Employment for Oregon: 1969-2015
 
1969
 
920,183
100.00
N
0.00
0.16
1970
 
925,933
100.62
0.62
0.41
0.16
1971
 
950,552
103.30
2.66
1.46
0.17
1972
 
1,001,074
108.79
5.32
1.69
0.17
1973
 
1,058,290
115.01
5.72
1.54
0.17
1974
 
1,089,196
118.37
2.92
1.88
0.17
1975
 
1,105,316
120.12
1.48
3.03
0.18
1976
 
1,156,014
125.63
4.59
4.23
0.19
1977
 
1,222,672
132.87
5.77
3.76
0.19
1978
 
1,296,308
140.88
6.02
2.32
0.18
1979
 
1,349,641
146.67
4.11
2.35
0.18
1980
 
1,349,543
146.66
-0.01
4.65
0.19
1981
 
1,319,241
143.37
-2.25
4.69
0.19
1982
 
1,269,532
137.97
-3.77
6.83
0.21
1983
 
1,295,260
140.76
2.03
8.53
0.22
1984
 
1,341,925
145.83
3.60
8.23
0.22
1985
 
1,370,436
148.93
2.12
8.20
0.22
1986
 
1,405,810
152.78
2.58
8.40
0.22
1987
 
1,454,698
158.09
3.48
8.17
0.22
1988
 
1,521,518
165.35
4.59
7.87
0.22
1989
 
1,574,429
171.10
3.48
6.52
0.21
1990
 
1,626,385
176.75
3.30
6.85
0.21
1991
 
1,635,517
177.74
0.56
8.03
0.22
1992
 
1,653,649
179.71
1.11
7.76
0.22
1993
 
1,697,791
184.51
2.67
7.18
0.21
1994
 
1,780,620
193.51
4.88
8.21
0.22
1995
 
1,845,372
200.54
3.64
7.87
0.22
1996
 
1,919,606
208.61
4.02
8.32
0.22
1997
 
1,986,426
215.87
3.48
8.80
0.22
1998
 
2,022,237
219.76
1.80
8.51
0.22
1999
 
2,050,382
222.82
1.39
7.93
0.22
2000
 
2,091,533
227.30
2.01
8.21
0.22
2001
 
2,078,866
225.92
-0.61
8.34
0.22
2002
 
2,070,721
225.03
-0.39
9.18
0.23
2003
 
2,087,698
226.88
0.82
9.59
0.23
2004
 
2,144,721
233.08
2.73
10.53
0.24
2005
 
2,209,529
240.12
3.02
11.32
0.24
2006
 
2,268,970
246.58
2.69
11.54
0.24
2007
 
2,322,224
252.37
2.35
13.22
0.26
2008
 
2,305,559
250.55
-0.72
13.35
0.26
2009
 
2,208,551
240.01
-4.21
15.42
0.27
2010
 
2,175,951
236.47
-1.48
15.70
0.28
2011
 
2,203,867
239.50
1.28
15.87
0.28
2012
 
2,221,001
241.37
0.78
15.39
0.27
2013
 
2,260,546
245.66
1.78
15.25
0.27
2014
 
2,321,017
252.23
2.68
15.15
0.27
2015
 
2,387,585
259.47
2.87
15.28
0.27
Source: Calculations by the United States Regional Economic Analysis Project (US-REAP)
with data provided by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis
November 2016
REAP_PI_SA1320_2000
 
   
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