Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Southwest Louisiana nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2006 2,950
2007 3,350
2008 3,710
2009 4,510
2010 4,980
2011 4,910
2012 4,460
2013 3,970
2014 4,240
2015 2,210
2016 2,170
2017 1,860

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2006 300
2007 300
2008 410
2009 1,150
2010 1,550
2011 1,460
2012 980
2013 930
2014 800
2016 270
2017 290

Psychiatric Aides

Year Number
2007 240
2008 220
2009 200
2010 50
2011 80
2012 80
2013 160
2014 130

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2006 1,760
2007 1,910
2008 2,070
2009 2,060
2010 2,100
2012 2,060
2013 1,610
2014 2,070
2015 1,050
2016 1,120
2017 820

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2006 90
2010 50
2011 50
2012 60
2013 50
2014 80

Physical Therapist Aides

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

Dental Assistants

Year Number
2006 270
2007 270
2008 260
2009 230
2010 210
2011 170
2012 200
2013 210
2014 240
2015 110
2016 110
2017 110

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2006 160
2007 220
2008 300
2009 350
2010 460
2011 460
2012 560
2013 460
2014 460
2015 290
2016 270
2017 180

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2006 70
2007 70
2008 60
2009 40
2011 60
2012 80
2013 70
2014 60

Pharmacy Aides

Year Number
2008 30
2010 130
2011 250
2013 170
2014 40

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2006 60
2007 60
2008 80
2009 90
2010 100
2012 60
2013 40
2016 70
2017 60

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2012 60
2014 110
2015 50

Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 100
2007 100
2008 110
2014 40
2016 40
2017 40