In today’s world, information is at your fingertips at anytime of the day making it overwhelming and easy to miss out on the interesting facts about manufacturing. The MAPI Foundation’s dashboards are designed to visualized the most insightful data points about the employment, occupations and workforce diversity on the manufacturing industry. Technology had great impact in the industry, forcing manufacturers to adapt and create occupations leading to increase of opportunities in the upcoming years. Even though manufacturers have focus on multiple efforts to recruit and retaining women and/or minorities, the workforce diversity shows very little change from previous years. Scroll over our dashboard to get manufacturing industry snapshot.
The manufacturing industry generated over $2 trillion in GDP in 2017, and in over 30 states it accounts for more than 10 percent of GDP. The manufacturing state dashboard provides insights on key economic indicators by state.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, 2016 Annual Survey of Manufacturers. Bureau of Economic Analysis, GDP by Industry.