Numbers of Healthcare Support Occupations in Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2006 1,670
2007 1,650
2008 1,690
2009 1,780
2010 1,690
2011 1,820
2012 1,800
2013 1,820
2014 1,790
2015 1,790
2016 1,870
2017 1,850
2018 1,870

Individual occupations

Home Health Aides

Year Number
2006 310
2007 200
2008 200
2009 180
2010 140
2011 110
2012 60
2014 40
2015 290
2016 370
2017 420
2018 330

Nursing Assistants

Year Number
2006 890
2007 1,030
2008 1,090
2009 1,120
2010 1,010
2012 1,230
2013 1,230
2014 1,250
2015 1,030
2016 1,010
2017 880
2018 880

Physical Therapist Assistants

Year Number
2010 30
2011 40
2012 40
2015 40
2016 50
2017 50
2018 50

Dental Assistants

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

Medical Assistants

Year Number
2006 130
2007 110
2008 100
2009 150
2010 160
2011 190
2012 160
2013 120
2014 100
2015 110
2016 160
2017 160
2018 200

Medical Transcriptionists

Year Number
2006 40
2012 30
2013 30

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Year Number
2007 50
2008 50
2009 50
2011 60
2012 50
2013 80
2015 70
2016 50
2018 70

Phlebotomists

Year Number
2014 30
2016 40
2017 40
2018 40