Employment* in agriculture and support activities, 2000-16

Thousand full- and part-time jobs

Stacked Bar chart with 17 groups and 2 items per group.

Group 1, 2000, Total value of 1332.
Item 1, Support activities value of 439 which is 33.0% of 2000.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 893 which is 67.0% of 2000.
Group 2, 2001, Total value of 1283.
Item 1, Support activities value of 413 which is 32.2% of 2001.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 870 which is 67.8% of 2001.
Group 3, 2002, Total value of 1270.
Item 1, Support activities value of 400 which is 31.5% of 2002.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 870 which is 68.5% of 2002.
Group 4, 2003, Total value of 1292.
Item 1, Support activities value of 407 which is 31.5% of 2003.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 885 which is 68.5% of 2003.
Group 5, 2004, Total value of 1235.
Item 1, Support activities value of 410 which is 33.2% of 2004.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 825 which is 66.8% of 2004.
Group 6, 2005, Total value of 1204.
Item 1, Support activities value of 424 which is 35.2% of 2005.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 780 which is 64.8% of 2005.
Group 7, 2006, Total value of 1181.
Item 1, Support activities value of 429 which is 36.3% of 2006.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 752 which is 63.7% of 2006.
Group 8, 2007, Total value of 1186.
Item 1, Support activities value of 436 which is 36.8% of 2007.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 750 which is 63.2% of 2007.
Group 9, 2008, Total value of 1175.
Item 1, Support activities value of 444 which is 37.8% of 2008.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 731 which is 62.2% of 2008.
Group 10, 2009, Total value of 1184.
Item 1, Support activities value of 445 which is 37.6% of 2009.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 739 which is 62.4% of 2009.
Group 11, 2010, Total value of 1214.
Item 1, Support activities value of 460 which is 37.9% of 2010.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 754 which is 62.1% of 2010.
Group 12, 2011, Total value of 1226.
Item 1, Support activities value of 463 which is 37.8% of 2011.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 763 which is 62.2% of 2011.
Group 13, 2012, Total value of 1256.
Item 1, Support activities value of 477 which is 38.0% of 2012.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 779 which is 62.0% of 2012.
Group 14, 2013, Total value of 1287.
Item 1, Support activities value of 497 which is 38.6% of 2013.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 790 which is 61.4% of 2013.
Group 15, 2014, Total value of 1312.
Item 1, Support activities value of 509 which is 38.8% of 2014.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 803 which is 61.2% of 2014.
Group 16, 2015, Total value of 1336.
Item 1, Support activities value of 519 which is 38.8% of 2015.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 817 which is 61.2% of 2015.
Group 17, 2016, Total value of 1344.
Item 1, Support activities value of 524 which is 39.0% of 2016.
Item 2, Directly hired value of 820 which is 61.0% of 2016.

*Employment is full- and part-time jobs. Source: USDA, Economic Research Service using data from Bureau of Economic Analysis, Table SA27N. Directly-hired farm wage and salary employment is found on line 70; wage and salary employment in "support activities for agriculture and forestry" is line 103.