Bureau of Labor Statistics Releases 2016-2026 Occupational Projections

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has just released the U.S. 2016-2026 occupational projections which describe the industries and jobs that are expected to grow the most over the coming decade. When looking at projected job changes it is important to consider the amount of jobs needed along with the growth rate. This chart shows the top occupations in terms of growth rates and numbers needed, illustrating that both values matter. Growth in healthcare and information technology jobs are expected to lead the way in the coming years. Additional summary information is available here.


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics



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