Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Labor Market Information Center

Industry Employment Projections

South Dakota Fastest Growing Industries 2010 - 2020
Industry Code*
Industry Title*
2010 Workers 2020 Workers Worker Growth Percent Growth
Total, All Industries 462,975 504,120 41,145 8.9%
621 Ambulatory Health Care Services 14,700 18,890 4,190 28.5%
562 Waste Management and Remediation Service 790 975 185 23.4%
236 Construction of Buildings 5,180 6,325 1,145 22.1%
712 Museums, Historical Sites and Similar Institution 490 590 100 20.4%
425 Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers 1,420 1,700 280 19.7%
523 Securities, Commodity Contracts and Other Financial Investments
   and Related Activities
715 845 130 18.2%
488 Support Activities for Transportation 780 920 140 17.9%
332 Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing 3,435 4,020 585 17.0%
334 Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing 2,140 2,480 340 15.9%
492 Couriers and Messengers 1,235 1,425 190 15.4%
Notes:
Data is preliminary and subject to revision.
Number of jobs data for 2010 and 2020 rounded to nearest five. Data for industries with 2010 employment less than 200 not included.
*Industry Code and Industry Title are based largely on the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). Click here for descriptions of NAICS codes.
Source: South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, Labor Market Information Center, June 2012.

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