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Occupational Outlook: Montgomery and Prince Georges Counties. A Forecast of Training Requirements for Occupations Which Will Hold Promise in the Next Five Years.
Maryland State Dept. of Employment and Social Services, Baltimore. Employment Security Administration.
The results of a Manpower Needs Survey Conducted to discover the job opportunities available in two Maryland counties for the trainee or graduate of a community college is presented. The information presented was obtained from employers in Montgomery and Prince Georges Counties who were mailed questionnaires in February 1971. The sample of firms selected to receive a questionnaire was chosen from a universe consisting of: (1) all establishments covered by the Maryland Unemployment Insurance Law, and (2) Nonagricultural firms in noncovered industries. The questionnaire listed 90 occupations in such broad occupational areas as business, data processing, health, service, technical, trades and industrial. For each occupation the following information was requested: (1) number of workers currently employed as of the pay period including February 12, 1971, and (2) expected future employment in the occupation in February 1973 and February 1976. The information concerning occupational needs provided by the reporting employers was tabulated by major industrial categories and by size class within these categories. (Author/CK)
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Authoring Institution: Maryland State Dept. of Employment and Social Services, Baltimore. Employment Security Administration.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland