Indiana Annual Workforce Report 2017

Job postings for occupations related to lightweight advanced manufacturing in Indiana decreased in Q4 2017, declining 19 percent from 12,424 postings in Q3 to 10,065 postings in Q4. However, employment continues to grow after hitting a recession-related low of 421,000 workers in 2009. There were 519,279 Indiana workers employed in advanced manufacturing jobs related to lightweighting in 2017, marking the eighth consecutive year of employment growth.