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Katherine Goldstein SOCL 2411 Professor John Beggs Assignment #1 Industry: State and Local Government, Except Education and Health Care Significant Points Local governments employ more than twice as many workers as State governments. Professional and service occupations accounted for more than half of all jobs; fire fighters and law enforcement workers, concentrated in local government, are among the largest occupations. Although job prospects vary by State and region, overall prospects are expected to be favorable. Employer-provided benefits are more common among State and local government employees than among workers in the private sector. Nature of the Industry State and local government provide their citizens with essential goods and services such as, transportation, public safety, healthcare, education, utilities and courts. State and local governments are among the largest employers in the economy, employing 8.3 million workers, 70 percent of which are employed by local governments. There are 50 State governments and tens of thousands of local governments.
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