Green Technologies and Practices

Employment for workers spending more than half their time involved in green technologies and practices (GTP employment) by industry, August 2011
NAICS code Industry Industry GTP employment (1) Industry GTP employment as a percent of total GTP employment Industry GTP employment as a percent of total industry employment

Total GTP employment, all industries

854,700 100.0% 0.7%

11

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting

18,900 2.2% 1.5%

21

Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction

3,100 0.4% 0.4%

22

Utilities

16,800 2.0% 2.1%

23

Construction

134,100 15.7% 2.3%

31-33

Manufacturing

57,600 6.7% 0.5%

42

Wholesale Trade

22,900 2.7% 0.4%

44-45

Retail Trade

39,700 4.6% 0.3%

48-49

Transportation and Warehousing

35,100 4.1% 0.7%

51

Information

3,600 0.4% 0.1%

52

Finance and Insurance

4,700 0.6% 0.1%

53

Real Estate and Rental and Leasing

10,500 1.2% 0.5%

54

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

99,800 11.7% 1.3%

55

Management of Companies and Enterprises

3,900 0.5% 0.2%

56

Administrative and Waste Services

151,900 17.8% 2.0%

61

Educational Services

30,800 3.6% 0.3%

62

Health Care and Social Assistance

63,900 7.5% 0.4%

71

Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

12,900 1.5% 0.5%

72

Accommodation and Food Services

58,800 6.9% 0.5%

81

Other Services (except Public Administration)

27,800 3.2% 0.7%

92

Public Administration

57,800 6.8% 0.8%

Footnotes
(1) Defined as employees who spend more than half of their time involved in green technologies and practices.

NOTE: Detail may not sum to total due to rounding.

Last Modified Date: June 29, 2012

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