Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2006 6,590
2007 6,990
2008 6,680
2009 6,420
2010 6,690
2011 6,740
2012 6,680
2013 7,190
2014 7,130
2015 7,210
2016 7,140
2017 7,210
2018 8,100

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

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

Dentists, General

Year Number
2007 70
2008 70
2009 60
2012 50
2013 50
2014 50
2015 50
2016 40
2017 30

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2006 50
2007 40
2008 40
2010 40
2011 40
2012 40
2013 40
2014 40
2015 40
2016 30
2017 40
2018 40

Optometrists

Year Number
2013 30

Pharmacists

Year Number
2007 230
2008 240
2009 220
2010 230
2011 270
2012 260
2013 210
2014 180
2015 180
2016 190
2017 210
2018 200

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2006 130
2007 100
2008 80
2009 100
2010 130
2011 140
2012 150
2013 180
2014 130
2015 120
2016 150
2017 170
2018 190

Internists, General

Year Number
2008 40
2009 30
2010 40
2013 40
2014 30

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2015 30

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2008 230
2010 150
2011 160
2012 140
2013 40
2015 40
2016 60

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2006 30
2010 40
2011 30
2012 40
2013 30
2015 30
2016 40
2017 60
2018 80

Occupational Therapists

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

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2006 100
2007 130
2008 140
2009 160
2010 180
2011 150
2012 130
2013 150
2014 160
2015 150
2016 140
2017 120
2018 200

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2006 40

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2007 30
2013 30
2018 30

Speech-Language Pathologists

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

Veterinarians

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

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2006 1,950
2007 2,030
2008 1,820
2009 1,740
2010 1,950
2012 2,100
2013 2,330
2014 2,250
2015 2,340
2016 2,260
2017 2,280
2018 2,660

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2017 40
2018 40

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 70
2013 100
2014 70
2015 60
2016 70
2017 100
2018 150

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 300
2018 270

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2006 120
2007 100
2008 90
2009 40
2010 40
2011 70
2012 70
2013 80
2014 50
2015 60
2016 60

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 180
2007 170
2008 170
2009 210
2010 210
2011 180
2012 170
2013 170
2014 170
2015 220
2016 210

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2006 180
2007 170
2008 180
2009 160
2010 170
2011 180
2012 210
2013 180
2014 170
2015 170
2016 180
2017 170
2018 170

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2007 40
2008 30
2014 30
2016 30

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 150
2013 220
2014 190
2015 170
2016 160
2017 230
2018 250

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2006 150
2007 160
2008 150
2009 160

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2006 570
2007 720
2008 680
2009 730
2010 690
2011 590
2012 620
2013 560
2014 690
2015 600
2016 840
2017 710
2018 750

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2006 250
2007 320
2008 340
2009 370
2010 370
2011 340
2012 240
2013 260
2014 270
2015 280
2016 280
2017 330
2018 320

Surgical Technologists

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

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2006 50
2007 50
2008 90
2009 70
2010 50
2013 130
2014 140
2015 180
2016 170
2018 150

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2006 1,430
2007 1,460
2008 1,370
2009 1,350
2010 1,280
2011 1,220
2012 1,150
2013 1,250
2014 1,300
2015 1,270
2016 1,170
2017 940
2018 1,110

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2006 180
2007 190
2008 200
2009 200
2010 190
2011 180
2012 170
2013 170
2014 160
2015 160
2016 120
2017 140
2018 160

Opticians, Dispensing

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

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2014 30
2015 50
2016 50
2017 40

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 40
2012 40
2013 50
2014 60
2015 70
2016 60
2017 60
2018 60