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

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2006 4,450
2007 4,380
2008 4,540
2009 4,660
2010 4,620
2011 5,030
2012 5,090
2013 5,070
2014 5,030
2015 3,260
2016 3,120
2017 3,230
2018 3,140

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2006 60
2007 50
2008 50
2017 30

Dentists, General

Year Number
2008 40
2009 60
2010 60
2011 50
2012 50
2013 70
2014 50

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2009 30
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40
2014 40
2015 30

Pharmacists

Year Number
2006 130
2007 170
2008 180
2009 220
2010 170
2011 240
2012 210
2013 200
2014 180
2015 130
2016 130
2017 130
2018 100

Family and General Practitioners

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

Internists, General

Year Number
2013 30
2014 30
2015 30

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2008 210
2009 210
2010 180
2011 160
2012 130
2013 110
2014 130
2016 110
2018 120

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2006 40
2008 50
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2006 50
2007 60
2008 60
2009 70
2010 80
2011 80
2012 80

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2006 90
2007 110
2008 110
2009 90
2010 120
2011 150
2012 180
2013 150
2014 150
2015 50
2016 70
2017 60
2018 50

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2006 110
2007 110
2008 120
2009 80
2010 100
2011 110
2012 120
2013 90
2014 90
2015 30
2016 50
2017 50
2018 50

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2006 60
2007 60
2008 60
2009 40
2010 50
2011 50
2012 60
2013 50
2014 60
2015 30

Veterinarians

Year Number
2008 70
2009 60
2010 30
2011 30
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 50
2017 60

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2006 1,520
2007 1,510
2008 1,410
2009 1,450
2010 1,660
2012 1,650
2013 1,630
2014 1,690
2015 1,200
2016 1,170
2017 1,050
2018 790

Nurse Practitioners

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

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other

Year Number
2010 60
2011 30

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 70
2018 80

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

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

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40
2009 40
2010 50
2011 60
2012 70
2013 60
2014 40

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2006 140
2007 140
2008 150
2009 110
2010 80
2011 60
2012 90
2013 110
2014 130
2015 70
2016 80
2017 100
2018 90

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2006 40
2008 40
2010 40
2011 70
2013 90
2014 50

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2006 40
2007 30
2008 40
2009 40
2010 50
2011 50
2012 50
2013 40
2014 50

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 130
2013 120
2014 120
2015 50
2016 50
2017 60
2018 60

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2006 170
2007 220
2008 220
2009 200
2012 50
2013 40

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2006 120
2007 120
2008 120
2009 170
2010 170
2011 150
2012 270
2013 350
2014 300
2015 120
2016 60
2018 200

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2006 190
2007 210
2008 230
2009 280
2010 220
2011 260
2012 200
2013 230
2014 280
2015 290
2016 230
2017 270
2018 250

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2006 30
2010 70

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2006 50
2007 50
2008 40
2009 50
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40
2013 50
2014 70
2015 50
2018 30

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2008 40
2009 60
2010 50
2011 70
2012 90
2013 100
2015 70
2016 90
2017 100
2018 130

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2006 590
2007 420
2008 500
2009 640
2010 640
2011 680
2012 650
2013 620
2014 660
2015 360
2016 400
2017 400
2018 520

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2007 80
2008 130
2009 140
2010 90
2011 100
2012 120
2013 140
2014 110
2015 50
2016 40
2017 40
2018 60

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2007 60
2013 40
2014 40
2016 40

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2006 40
2012 40
2014 70
2018 90