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Data Profile: Occupational Employment Projections
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Occupational Employment Projections
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) develops projections of the labor force, economic growth, industrial output, and employment by industry and occupation for 10 years into the future. These projections provide a comprehensive and integrated framework for analyzing the implications of economic growth trends on the labor market and for employment by detailed industry and occupation. BLS projections are based upon extensive analysis of current and past economic and employment relationships.

Available data include 1) projected labor demand by industry and 2) projected labor demand by detailed industry sector, including transportation industries.

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Projections are for national labor demand.
First Year1987
Last Year2008
   Summary Tables
   National Transportation Statistics
Bus Profile
Employment in For-Hire Transportation and Selected Transportation-Related Industries
Employment in Transportation Occupations
Highway Profile
Truck Profile
Water Transport Profile
For-Hire Transportation Employment
Hourly Earnings Of Pipeline And Water Transportation Workers
Hourly Earnings Of Production Workers In Transportation Industries
Hourly Earnings Of Workers In Transportation Arrangement Services
Hourly Earnings Of Workers In Trucking And Public Warehousing Services
Hourly Earnings of Transit Workers
Transportation Employment
Transportation Supporting Industry Employment
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Employee Benefits
Employment Costs
Employment, Hours, and Earnings
National Compensation Survey
National Unemployment Rate
Occupational Outlook Quarterly
State and County Employment and Wages
State and Local Employment
State and Local Unemployment Rates
Time Use
Wages by Area and Occupation
   Data Source and Contacts
Data Provider AgencyBureau of Labor Statistics
Data Provider OfficeOffice of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections
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