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Employment in U.S. Shipbuilding and Boatbuilding

Most recent update: December 12, 2012.


Source: Bureau of the Census

 

Year

NAICS 336611 - Shipbuilding/Repairing NAICS 336612 - Boatbuilding

All Employees

Production Workers

Other Employees

Production Workers as  a % of Total

All Employees

Production Workers

Other Employees

Production Workers as  a % of Total

1958

119,100

101,200

17,900

85%

       

1959

116,300

96,300

20,000

83%

       

1960

107,700

90,100

17,600

84%

       

1961

114,200

95,700

18,500

84%

       

1962

111,600

94,100

17,500

84%

       

1963

114,600

96,500

18,100

84%

       

1964

115,100

97,100

18,000

84%

       

1965

130,400

109,500

20,900

84%

       

1966

135,300

114,300

21,000

84%

       

1967

138,800

114,200

24,600

82%

       

1968

142,000

117,500

24,500

83%

       

1969

142,900

117,700

25,200

82%

       

1970

133,400

108,500

24,900

81%

       

1971

128,400

104,700

23,700

82%

       

1972

144,600

117,700

26,900

81%

       

1973

152,100

120,600

31,500

79%

       

1974

162,200

129,000

33,200

80%

       

1975

166,900

133,400

33,500

80%

       

1976

166,300

132,100

34,200

79%

       

1977

176,400

139,900

36,500

79%

43,800 35,600 8,200 81%

1978

174,100

138,400

35,700

79%

49,900 41,100 8,800 82%

1979

171,000

136,700

34,300

80%

46,500 37,800 8,700 81%

1980

177,300

141,800

35,500

80%

41,300 33,100 8,200 80%

1981

178,900

142,200

36,700

79%

40,700 33,000 7,700 81%

1982

166,900

130,800

36,100

78%

38,300 30,800 7,500 80%

1983

141,000

107,000

34,000

76%

38,900 32,000 6,900 82%

1984

132,700

102,500

30,200

77%

46,300 38,500 7,800 83%

1985

130,300

99,000

31,300

76%

45,100 35,700 9,400 79%

1986

120,600

90,300

30,300

75%

48,100 39,000 9,100 81%

1987

120,200

90,500

29,700

75%

57,200 47,100 10,100 82%

1988

120,100

89,500

30,600

75%

62,800 51,900 10,900 83%

1989

119,300

87,900

31,400

74%

60,400 49,200 11,200 81%

1990

121,200

91,000

30,200

75%

54,100 42,700 11,400 79%

1991

120,800

90,100

30,700

75%

40,800 31,700 9,100 78%

1992

118,300

87,100

31,200

74%

44,500 34,400 10,100 77%

1993

111,500

81,900

29,600

73%

47,000 36,800 10,200 78%

1994

102,000

76,000

26,000

74%

48,100 38,900 9,200 81%

1995

  95,400

70,500

24,900

74%

47,900 38,900 9,000 81%
1996   92,100 68,400 23,700 74% 49,200 40,100 9,100 82%
1997   97,100 67,000 30,100 69% 41,200 33,000 8,200 80%
1998   94,800 67,300 27,500 71% 43,000 34,900 8,100 81%
1999   89,000 61,000 28,000 69% 50,200 41,800 8,400 83%
2000   87,500 64,700 22,800 74% 57,400 47,200 10,200 82%
2001   84,500 63,500 21,000 75% 50,200 40,200 10,000 80%
2002   87,200 61,700 25,500 71% 49,600 38,800 10,800 78%
2003   86,200 61,800 24,400 72% 48,900 37,300 11,600 76%
2004   88,500 61,600 26,900 70% 55,600 42,700 12,900 77%
2005   84,400 58,500 25,800 69% 56,300 43,500 12,800 77%
2006   85,300 59,200 26,100 69% 53,900 42,000 11,000 78%
2007   97,000 68,400 28,600 70% 53,200 42,400 10,800 80%
2008   106,000 69,700 36,300 67% 44,300 34,400 9,900 78%
2009   100,400 63,600 36,800 64% 26,500 19,400 7,100 73%
2010   96,900 58,900 38,000 60% 22,200 16,400 5,800 74%
2011   98,000 61,400 36,600 62% 23,200 17,500 5,700 75%