Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Bellingham, WA

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2005 2,820
2006 2,970
2007 3,210
2008 3,600
2009 3,550
2010 3,420
2011 3,440
2012 3,560
2013 3,550
2014 3,920
2015 3,870
2016 4,150
2017 4,040
2018 4,130

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2014 30
2015 40

Dentists, General

Year Number
2011 70
2012 90
2013 80
2014 70
2015 60
2016 70
2017 40

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2012 40
2013 30
2014 40
2017 50
2018 40

Pharmacists

Year Number
2005 100
2006 130
2007 150
2008 190
2009 190
2010 160
2011 140
2012 160
2013 170
2014 170
2015 160
2016 130
2017 130
2018 140

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2006 30
2007 90
2010 50
2011 70
2012 70
2013 70
2014 90
2015 90
2016 70
2017 30
2018 30

Surgeons

Year Number
2010 30

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2008 60
2012 90
2013 40
2016 110
2017 80
2018 120

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2007 40
2008 50
2014 40
2015 50
2016 50
2017 30
2018 50

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2005 40
2007 30
2010 40
2014 60
2015 50
2016 50
2017 40
2018 60

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2005 70
2006 60
2007 60
2008 50
2009 80
2010 110
2011 90
2012 110
2013 110
2014 130
2015 100
2016 110
2017 110
2018 110

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2005 40
2006 60
2007 70
2008 60
2009 40
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 70
2015 90
2016 90
2017 100
2018 100

Veterinarians

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

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2005 1,000
2007 1,080
2014 1,240
2016 1,270

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 70
2013 80
2014 60
2015 60
2016 60
2017 40
2018 50

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2014 30

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 240
2018 220

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2011 60
2016 80

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2009 30
2012 60
2013 60
2014 30

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2005 120
2006 130
2007 140
2008 170
2009 150
2010 120
2011 130
2012 150
2013 160
2014 160
2015 150
2016 150
2017 180
2018 250

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2012 30
2013 30
2015 80
2016 100
2017 50

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2005 120
2006 110

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2006 60
2016 120

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2005 110
2006 140
2007 140
2008 240
2009 250
2010 220
2011 170
2012 150
2013 160
2014 160
2015 190
2016 180
2017 190
2018 180

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2005 40
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40
2009 30
2010 40
2015 50
2016 60
2017 50
2018 40

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2005 300
2006 340
2007 420
2008 460
2009 400
2010 290
2011 340
2012 270
2013 320
2014 330
2015 340
2016 310
2017 250
2018 220

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2005 110
2006 120
2007 120
2008 150
2009 130
2010 90
2012 70
2013 70
2014 50
2015 40
2016 70
2017 90
2018 100

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2005 30
2007 60
2008 70
2009 60
2010 40
2011 40
2012 60
2013 90
2014 100
2015 100
2016 100
2017 80
2018 60

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2005 90
2008 60
2018 30

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 50
2008 50
2009 40
2010 50
2011 50
2012 60
2013 60
2014 60
2015 60
2016 80
2017 80
2018 100