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Industries with Declining Employment
These are the industries with the largest employment in 2020. Select any industry to see a full report on the industry from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
We found 77 declining industries in United States.
Industries
Rank Industry Employment Percent Change
Employment column one 2020 Employment column two 2030
1
Business schools and computer and management training; local
1,800
800
-54%
2
Junior colleges; private
47,500
25,600
-46%
3
Apparel Manufacturing
90,400
51,600
-43%
4
Tobacco Manufacturing
11,100
6,300
-43%
5
Book, Periodical, and Music Stores
49,500
32,500
-34%
6
Photographic Services
38,100
25,200
-34%
7
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
39,700
26,600
-33%
8
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
80,100
54,700
-32%
9
Technical and trade schools; state
13,600
10,000
-27%
10
Florists
49,600
36,500
-26%