Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in North Arkansas nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2006 3,950
2007 3,960
2008 4,030
2009 4,070
2010 4,130
2011 4,110
2012 4,250
2013 4,430
2014 4,200
2015 8,170
2016 8,700
2017 9,080
2018 8,860

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2015 60
2016 80
2017 60
2018 60

Dentists, General

Year Number
2007 40
2011 40
2012 50
2013 60
2014 40
2015 80
2016 90
2018 80

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2007 40
2013 40
2015 40
2016 30
2017 40
2018 40

Optometrists

Year Number
2015 50
2016 40
2017 40
2018 50

Pharmacists

Year Number
2006 140
2007 150
2008 160
2009 210
2010 200
2011 200
2012 170
2013 180
2014 170
2015 310
2016 320
2017 300
2018 310

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2006 90
2007 120
2008 50
2009 40
2011 70
2012 60
2013 90
2014 50
2015 170
2016 200
2017 230
2018 200

Internists, General

Year Number
2016 40

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2016 130

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2008 100
2009 130
2010 110
2011 80
2012 50
2013 40
2014 50
2015 90
2016 70
2017 150
2018 130

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2015 60
2016 120
2017 80
2018 110

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2011 50
2012 70
2013 70
2014 50
2015 50
2016 40
2017 60
2018 60

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2006 130
2007 140
2008 150
2009 120
2010 60
2011 80
2012 100
2013 120
2014 120
2017 190
2018 190

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2015 60

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2006 80
2007 60
2008 50
2009 40
2010 30
2011 40
2012 40
2013 70
2014 60
2015 130
2016 130
2017 130
2018 130

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2006 60
2007 70
2008 70
2009 100
2010 110
2011 110
2012 90
2013 80
2014 100
2015 280
2016 330
2017 220
2018 250

Veterinarians

Year Number
2006 40
2007 30
2008 30
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 30
2015 70
2016 90
2017 80
2018 60

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2006 1,180
2007 1,290
2008 1,260
2009 1,290
2010 1,120
2012 1,080
2013 1,240
2014 1,080
2015 2,180
2016 2,290
2017 2,620
2018 2,580

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2015 40
2016 50
2017 50
2018 50

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 60
2013 50
2014 70
2015 130
2016 190
2017 170
2018 190

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 280
2018 280

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2006 40
2008 40
2009 40
2010 40
2011 40
2012 50
2013 50
2014 40
2015 90
2016 90

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 70
2007 70
2008 60
2009 50
2011 60
2012 70
2013 90
2014 80
2015 110
2016 130

Dental Hygienists

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

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2013 40

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2007 30
2008 30
2009 30
2015 30
2016 40
2017 50
2018 50

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 110
2013 90
2014 100
2015 250
2016 220
2017 280
2018 300

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2006 140
2007 140
2008 110
2009 90
2016 30

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2006 220
2007 180
2008 220
2009 200
2010 230
2011 200
2012 210
2013 220
2014 220
2015 400
2016 370
2017 490
2018 390

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2006 190
2007 180
2008 210
2009 230
2010 310
2011 290
2012 270
2013 260
2014 250
2015 370
2016 420
2017 440
2018 460

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2011 40

Surgical Technologists

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

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2015 40

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2016 30
2017 100

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2006 840
2007 830
2008 880
2009 840
2010 980
2011 890
2012 970
2013 880
2014 890
2015 1,640
2016 1,680
2017 1,650
2018 1,600

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2006 80
2007 70
2008 80
2009 70
2010 80
2011 90
2012 110
2013 120
2014 110
2015 180
2016 230
2017 180
2018 190

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2006 60
2007 40
2010 50
2015 60
2016 80
2017 80
2018 60

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2013 30
2014 30
2015 40
2016 40

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2010 80
2011 80
2012 110
2013 80
2014 60
2015 40
2016 40
2017 50
2018 50