Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in North Texas Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2006 3,500
2007 3,900
2008 3,710
2009 3,600
2010 3,450
2011 3,400
2012 3,470
2013 3,470
2014 3,790
2015 14,240
2016 14,350
2017 15,510
2018 14,910

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2016 50
2018 40

Dentists, General

Year Number
2007 50
2008 50
2013 80
2014 90
2016 80
2018 120

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2011 30
2015 130
2016 150
2017 130

Optometrists

Year Number
2015 50

Pharmacists

Year Number
2006 140
2007 130
2008 130
2009 160
2010 150
2011 160
2012 140
2013 140
2014 140
2015 470
2016 500
2017 640

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2006 50
2007 40
2008 30
2010 40
2011 50
2012 50
2015 90
2016 110
2017 170
2018 150

Internists, General

Year Number
2013 40

Psychiatrists

Year Number
2015 40
2016 40
2017 40

Surgeons

Year Number
2018 50

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2010 30
2011 40
2012 60
2013 60
2014 60
2015 170
2016 150
2018 100

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2015 90
2016 110
2017 100
2018 70

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2007 50
2008 50
2009 40
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 30
2015 140
2016 130
2017 190
2018 210

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2006 60
2007 90
2008 110
2009 100
2010 100
2011 80
2012 70
2013 100
2014 90
2015 310
2016 270
2017 390
2018 450

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2017 30

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 50
2008 70
2009 60
2010 40
2011 40
2013 50
2014 40
2015 190
2016 180
2017 160
2018 170

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2006 70
2007 60
2008 70
2009 60
2010 70
2011 100
2012 90
2013 80
2014 60
2015 210
2016 220
2017 260
2018 310

Veterinarians

Year Number
2006 100
2007 80
2008 70
2009 70
2010 70
2011 50
2012 40
2013 50
2014 70
2015 260
2016 280

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2006 860
2007 1,060
2008 1,130
2009 1,150
2010 1,010
2012 900
2013 920
2014 960
2015 4,320
2016 4,180
2017 4,450
2018 4,210

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 30
2015 120
2016 140
2017 200
2018 260

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 380
2018 380

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2006 70
2007 70
2008 50
2009 50
2010 50
2011 60
2012 70
2013 50
2014 40
2015 190
2016 180

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 70
2007 60
2008 40
2009 30
2013 30
2014 50
2015 170
2016 160

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2006 140
2007 130
2008 140
2009 90
2013 120
2014 130
2015 280
2016 310
2017 330
2018 380

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2015 60
2016 50
2017 50
2018 50

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2015 50
2016 50
2017 60
2018 70

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 80
2013 100
2014 90
2015 390
2016 390
2017 390
2018 380

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2006 90
2007 90
2008 110
2009 100
2018 30

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2006 70
2007 50
2008 50
2010 160
2011 170
2012 150
2013 70
2014 140
2015 470
2016 460
2017 620
2018 610

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2015 190
2017 240

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2006 200
2007 180
2008 240
2009 250
2010 250
2011 190
2012 190
2013 210
2014 280
2015 770
2016 840
2017 730
2018 670

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2017 30

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2015 40
2017 30
2018 30

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2009 40
2010 40
2015 140
2016 130
2017 160
2018 210

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2006 90
2007 100
2008 90
2009 80
2010 60
2011 80
2012 60
2013 110
2014 120
2016 180
2017 240

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2018 110

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2006 900
2007 900
2008 730
2009 630
2010 670
2011 680
2012 760
2013 700
2014 800
2015 3,130
2016 2,980
2017 3,370
2018 3,470

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2006 50
2007 60
2008 50
2009 50
2010 80
2011 80
2012 100
2013 80
2014 70
2015 310
2016 360
2017 330
2018 250

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2012 30
2014 40
2015 120
2016 100
2017 110
2018 130

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2007 40
2015 90
2016 160
2017 150
2018 180

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2007 30
2008 30
2013 40
2014 50
2015 190
2016 180
2017 250
2018 270

Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

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

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2015 30
2016 40
2018 40

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2015 70