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

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2006 3,940
2007 4,130
2008 4,060
2009 4,080
2010 4,060
2011 4,080
2012 4,550
2013 4,550
2014 4,480
2015 5,190
2016 5,280
2017 5,500
2018 5,380

Individual occupations

Dentists, General

Year Number
2012 40
2013 40
2014 50
2018 60

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2012 40

Optometrists

Year Number
2014 40

Pharmacists

Year Number
2006 120
2007 150
2008 160
2009 140
2010 130
2011 140
2012 170
2013 170
2014 160
2015 230
2016 240
2017 220
2018 190

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2007 140
2008 110
2009 60
2010 50
2011 40
2012 60
2013 70
2014 100
2015 70
2016 90
2017 110
2018 120

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2013 40

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2006 30
2008 50
2009 50
2010 30
2011 30
2015 50
2016 70
2017 30

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 30
2009 30
2013 40
2015 60
2016 50
2017 40
2018 50

Physical Therapists

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

Respiratory Therapists

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

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2006 80
2008 50
2009 40
2011 30
2012 40
2013 50
2014 50
2015 90
2016 90
2017 70
2018 90

Veterinarians

Year Number
2006 30
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 50
2015 50
2016 40
2017 30
2018 40

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2006 1,310
2007 1,340
2008 1,340
2009 1,350
2010 1,360
2012 1,440
2013 1,470
2014 1,390
2015 1,390
2016 1,330
2017 1,410
2018 1,500

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 50
2013 50
2014 70
2015 70
2016 110
2017 130
2018 130

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 150
2018 160

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2006 60
2007 80
2008 80
2009 70
2010 60
2011 60
2012 70
2013 60
2014 60
2015 70
2016 60

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 60
2007 70
2008 80
2009 90
2010 70
2011 60
2012 60
2013 60
2014 60
2015 150
2016 150

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2006 80
2007 80
2008 90
2009 80
2011 60
2012 70
2014 90
2015 100
2016 90
2018 80

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2007 30
2011 30
2012 30
2017 30
2018 40

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 130
2013 150
2014 150
2015 140
2016 140
2017 140
2018 120

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2006 110
2007 120
2008 130
2009 130

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2006 250
2007 210
2008 180
2009 240
2010 200
2011 250
2012 370
2013 410
2014 360
2015 260
2016 250
2017 280
2018 300

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2006 120
2007 190
2008 220
2009 210
2010 190
2011 180
2012 170
2013 150
2014 180
2015 250
2016 280
2017 320
2018 300

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2006 30
2007 40
2008 30

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2007 60
2008 60
2009 60
2012 70
2013 70
2014 80

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2015 40

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2006 830
2007 880
2008 880
2009 960
2010 1,000
2011 940
2012 970
2013 960
2014 940
2015 1,520
2016 1,550
2017 1,630
2018 1,390

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2006 90
2007 110
2008 100
2009 120
2010 90
2011 90
2012 70
2013 80
2014 80
2015 80
2016 110
2017 130
2018 140

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2012 30
2014 30

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2009 30
2015 50
2017 30

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2012 30
2015 40
2016 50
2017 50
2018 50