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Table 4. Employed foreign-born and native-born persons 16 years and over by occupation and sex, 2010 annual averages

Table 4.  Employed foreign-born and native-born persons 16 years and over by occupation and sex,
2010 annual averages

(Percent distribution)
                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                   
                                                                 Foreign born                 Native born         
                      Occupation                                                                                   
                                                                                                                   
                                                          Total      Men      Women     Total      Men      Women  
                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                   
  Total................................................   21,969    12,946     9,023   117,095    60,414    56,682 
  Percent..............................................    100.0     100.0     100.0     100.0     100.0     100.0 
                                                                                                                   
Management, professional, and related occupations......     28.0      25.3      31.7      38.9      36.1      42.0 
 Management, business, and financial operations                                                                    
  occupations..........................................     10.3      10.4      10.2      15.9      17.5      14.2 
  Management occupations...............................      7.5       8.2       6.5      11.4      13.6       9.1 
  Business and financial operations occupations........      2.8       2.2       3.7       4.5       4.0       5.2 
 Professional and related occupations..................     17.6      14.9      21.5      23.0      18.5      27.8 
  Computer and mathematical occupations................      3.3       4.2       2.0       2.4       3.4       1.3 
  Architecture and engineering occupations.............      1.8       2.6        .7       1.9       3.2        .5 
  Life, physical, and social science occupations.......      1.1       1.0       1.3       1.0       1.0       1.0 
  Community and social services occupations............      1.0        .6       1.5       1.8       1.2       2.4 
  Legal occupations....................................       .5        .4        .6       1.4       1.4       1.4 
  Education, training, and library occupations.........      3.6       2.1       5.7       6.7       3.3      10.3 
  Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media                                                                   
   occupations.........................................      1.4       1.3       1.5       2.1       2.2       2.0 
  Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations....      5.0       2.6       8.4       5.7       2.8       8.9 
                                                                                                                   
Service occupations....................................     25.0      19.1      33.4      16.4      13.5      19.4 
  Healthcare support occupations.......................      2.8        .7       6.0       2.3        .5       4.3 
  Protective service occupations.......................      1.1       1.4        .6       2.6       4.0       1.1 
  Food preparation and serving related occupations.....      7.9       7.9       8.0       5.1       4.0       6.2 
  Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance                                                                    
   occupations.........................................      8.7       7.6      10.3       2.9       3.6       2.2 
  Personal care and service occupations................      4.4       1.6       8.5       3.5       1.5       5.6 
                                                                                                                   
Sales and office occupations...........................     17.3      12.8      23.8      25.3      17.8      33.3 
  Sales and related occupations........................      8.9       7.8      10.5      11.5      11.1      11.9 
  Office and administrative support occupations........      8.4       5.0      13.4      13.8       6.7      21.4 
                                                                                                                   
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance                                                                   
 occupations...........................................     13.6      22.0       1.5       8.6      15.9        .8 
  Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations...........      1.8       2.4       1.0        .5        .7        .2 
  Construction and extraction occupations..............      8.6      14.4        .3       4.5       8.5        .3 
  Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations....      3.2       5.3        .2       3.6       6.7        .3 
                                                                                                                   
Production, transportation, and material moving                                                                    
 occupations...........................................     16.1      20.7       9.6      10.8      16.7       4.5 
  Production occupations...............................      8.7      10.0       6.9       5.2       7.5       2.8 
  Transportation and material moving occupations.......      7.4      10.8       2.6       5.6       9.2       1.7 

   NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. See the Technical
Note for further information.



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