Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Athens-Clarke County, GA

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 3,960
2006 4,540
2007 4,970
2008 5,330
2009 5,100
2010 4,790
2011 4,690
2012 4,900
2013 5,220
2014 5,940
2015 5,750
2016 6,100
2017 5,920
2018 6,110

Individual occupations

Dentists, General

Year Number
2006 60
2007 70
2008 50
2015 40
2016 60
2017 50

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 50
2007 40
2008 30
2009 40
2014 30
2015 50
2016 50
2017 50

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 120
2006 160
2007 180
2008 220
2009 160
2010 180
2011 190
2012 210
2013 230
2014 270
2015 260
2016 280
2017 240
2018 310

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2005 60
2006 50
2007 70
2008 90
2015 130
2016 150
2017 150

Internists, General

Year Number
2005 110
2008 270
2009 130
2011 90

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2008 30

Surgeons

Year Number
2006 130
2007 100
2009 40
2011 60
2012 50
2013 50
2017 40
2018 60

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2011 100
2012 190
2013 270
2014 290
2015 250
2016 250
2017 260
2018 330

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2006 90
2007 120
2008 110
2009 70
2011 50
2012 50
2013 60
2014 70
2015 90
2016 100
2017 110
2018 120

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 30
2007 50
2008 40
2014 30
2016 40
2018 30

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 90
2007 120
2008 150
2009 150
2010 110
2011 110
2012 110
2013 110
2014 120
2015 100
2016 130
2017 110
2018 150

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2009 100
2010 100
2011 100
2012 90
2016 100
2017 110
2018 100

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 30
2007 50
2008 50
2009 70
2010 50
2011 60
2012 80
2013 80
2014 80
2015 80
2016 80
2017 70
2018 60

Veterinarians

Year Number
2005 50
2006 60
2007 80
2008 70
2009 70
2010 70
2011 100
2012 100
2013 100
2014 110
2015 100
2016 90
2017 70
2018 110

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2007 1,700
2008 1,800
2009 1,920
2010 1,880
2012 1,780
2013 1,750
2014 1,990
2015 1,940
2016 1,990
2017 1,880
2018 1,910

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 40
2013 40
2014 40
2015 70
2016 100
2017 120
2018 170

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 240
2018 240

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2007 120
2008 210
2009 240
2010 230
2011 140
2012 100
2016 220

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 130
2009 300
2010 300
2011 280
2012 90
2013 40
2015 80
2016 90

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 110
2006 130
2007 140
2008 140
2009 120
2010 80
2011 100
2012 80
2013 110
2014 90
2015 120
2016 140
2017 150
2018 140

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2012 70
2013 90
2014 90
2017 50
2018 70

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2012 40
2013 60
2014 50
2015 60
2016 60
2017 70
2018 70

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 170
2013 150
2014 130
2015 120
2016 180
2017 180
2018 200

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2007 230
2008 230
2013 40
2014 60
2015 60
2016 60

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2005 150
2006 150
2007 140
2008 160
2009 130
2011 100
2012 180
2013 350
2014 330
2015 210
2016 260
2017 250
2018 280

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 150
2006 200
2007 200
2008 220
2009 160
2010 170
2011 160
2012 230
2013 250
2014 310
2015 310
2016 340
2017 310
2018 300

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2007 130
2008 140
2009 130
2010 110
2011 120
2012 100
2013 90
2014 100
2015 100
2016 100
2017 130
2018 140

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 40
2007 110
2008 180
2009 170
2010 90
2011 40
2012 60
2013 80
2014 140
2015 140
2016 130
2017 170
2018 200

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2018 60

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 340
2006 420
2007 400
2008 440
2009 390
2010 370
2011 300
2012 310
2013 270
2014 330
2015 350
2016 410
2017 310
2018 380

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 120
2006 100
2007 60
2008 50
2009 90
2010 120
2011 140
2012 70
2013 70
2014 170
2015 190
2016 200
2017 230
2018 170

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2015 30
2016 30

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2013 180
2014 180
2015 110
2016 100
2017 100
2018 40

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2008 40
2017 30

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2013 40
2015 40
2016 50
2017 50