Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Southeast Coastal North Carolina nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2006 9,720
2007 9,690
2008 9,420
2009 9,640
2010 9,820
2011 10,280
2012 10,230
2013 10,180
2014 10,090
2015 13,630
2016 14,190
2017 14,360
2018 14,880

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2006 40
2010 40
2012 40
2014 50
2017 40
2018 50

Dentists, General

Year Number
2008 50
2009 90
2010 80
2012 110
2013 110
2014 100
2015 140
2016 220
2017 200
2018 210

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2006 150
2007 70
2008 90
2009 90
2010 100
2011 90
2012 90
2013 70
2014 70
2015 110
2016 120
2017 100
2018 100

Optometrists

Year Number
2006 30
2007 40
2011 30
2012 30
2013 40
2014 50
2016 90
2017 60
2018 60

Pharmacists

Year Number
2006 360
2007 340
2008 400
2009 430
2010 480
2011 440
2012 420
2013 400
2014 400
2015 610
2016 630
2017 580
2018 800

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40
2009 50
2010 50
2011 40
2013 80

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2006 200
2007 220
2008 200
2009 180
2010 200
2011 210
2012 180
2013 130
2014 140
2015 210
2016 220
2017 200
2018 160

Internists, General

Year Number
2006 110
2007 80
2008 80
2009 50
2010 50
2011 50
2012 70
2013 80
2014 60
2015 50
2016 40

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2008 70
2009 80
2010 90
2011 80
2012 80
2013 70
2014 40
2015 60
2016 60
2017 60

Pediatricians, General

Year Number
2015 50
2016 70
2017 60

Surgeons

Year Number
2007 80
2008 90
2009 60
2010 50
2012 40

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2008 120
2009 90
2010 150
2011 200
2012 210
2013 210
2014 160
2015 180
2016 190
2017 340
2018 500

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2006 200
2007 230
2008 190
2009 190
2010 180
2011 170
2012 170
2013 180
2014 170
2015 280
2016 270
2017 320
2018 270

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2006 80
2007 40
2008 40
2009 70
2010 90
2011 80
2012 70
2013 120
2014 150
2015 100
2016 110
2017 140
2018 150

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2006 150
2007 120
2008 160
2009 160
2010 170
2011 200
2012 200
2013 290
2014 260
2015 190
2016 200
2017 220
2018 230

Radiation Therapists

Year Number
2009 30

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2006 160
2007 180
2008 150
2009 150
2010 130
2011 130
2012 130
2013 140
2014 160
2015 240
2016 230
2017 240
2018 240

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2006 100
2007 140
2009 140
2010 100
2011 100
2012 70
2013 110
2014 130
2015 170
2016 160
2017 230
2018 300

Veterinarians

Year Number
2006 70
2007 70
2008 50
2009 50
2010 50
2011 70
2012 80
2013 80
2014 80
2015 130
2016 180
2017 180
2018 160

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2006 3,340
2007 3,290
2008 3,270
2009 3,340
2010 3,370
2012 3,460
2013 3,410
2014 3,460
2015 4,540
2016 4,560
2017 4,620
2018 4,710

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2012 60
2013 60
2014 80
2016 60
2018 50

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 110
2013 110
2014 90
2015 190
2016 170
2017 220
2018 190

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 350
2018 330

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2006 120
2007 120
2008 120
2009 130
2010 110
2011 100
2012 110
2013 100
2015 140
2016 140

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 270
2007 230
2008 190
2009 200
2010 210
2011 210
2012 200
2013 200
2014 200
2015 180
2016 210

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2007 280
2008 150
2009 180
2010 150
2011 170
2012 160
2013 170
2014 180
2015 280
2016 290
2017 310
2018 320

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2007 60
2008 60
2010 40
2011 40
2012 70
2013 60
2014 50
2018 30

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2006 30
2007 30
2008 50
2009 60
2010 60
2011 60
2012 70
2013 70
2014 70
2015 90
2016 120
2017 120
2018 120

Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2011 40
2012 30

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 280
2013 280
2014 270
2015 370
2016 370
2017 400
2018 410

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2006 350
2007 370
2009 380
2016 30

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2006 710
2007 840
2008 880
2009 960
2010 1,010
2011 1,050
2012 1,200
2013 1,160
2014 1,040
2015 1,340
2016 1,280
2017 1,130
2018 1,200

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2006 530
2007 560
2008 570
2009 480
2010 550
2011 540
2012 610
2013 520
2014 560
2015 1,170
2016 1,280
2017 1,100
2018 1,150

Psychiatric Technicians

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40
2015 90
2016 110
2017 140

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Year Number
2007 50
2008 50
2009 40
2010 40
2011 50

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2006 130
2007 130
2008 120
2009 120
2010 100
2011 90
2012 90
2013 110
2014 110
2015 180
2016 110
2017 100
2018 120

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2006 110
2008 110
2009 140
2010 180
2012 50
2013 90
2014 120
2015 130
2016 110
2017 160
2018 90

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2013 70
2014 60
2015 100

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2006 1,110
2007 1,030
2008 910
2009 950
2010 970
2011 950
2012 890
2013 800
2014 740
2015 1,120
2016 1,300
2017 1,420
2018 1,390

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2006 240
2007 270
2008 280
2009 290
2010 270
2011 270
2012 270
2013 260
2014 220
2015 260
2016 240
2017 230
2018 250

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2006 70
2007 60
2008 50
2009 50
2010 60
2011 70
2012 70
2013 60
2014 40
2015 40
2016 90
2017 80
2018 110

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2006 100
2007 50
2008 40
2009 50
2012 40
2013 70
2014 70
2015 260
2016 280
2017 300
2018 330

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 50
2009 80
2010 70
2011 80
2012 110
2013 110
2014 100
2015 110
2016 120
2017 110
2018 100

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2018 40

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 110
2009 50