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Industries with Declining Employment
These are the industries with the largest employment in 2019. Select any industry to see a full report on the industry from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
We found 124 declining industries in United States.
Industries
Rank Industry Employment Percent Change
Employment column one 2019 Employment column two 2029
1
Photographic Services
48,400
17,000
-65%
2
Business schools and computer and management training; local
1,900
800
-58%
3
Book, Periodical, and Music Stores
78,500
37,100
-53%
4
Junior colleges; private
50,700
26,800
-47%
5
Newspaper Publishers
131,100
76,600
-42%
6
Tobacco Manufacturing
11,300
6,700
-41%
7
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
53,000
32,300
-39%
8
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
42,400
26,800
-37%
9
Apparel Manufacturing
110,300
72,200
-35%
10
Electric Lighting Equipment Mfg
46,000
30,800
-33%