The number of jobs includes private and public, full-time and part-time, and self-employment as well as wage and salary employment.
In Gem, the number of jobs . . .
- was 7,092 in 2017, compared to 6,904 a year earlier.
- increased by 10 percent in the 1970s, increased by 3 percent in the 1980s, increased by 32 percent in the 1990s, and increased by 5 between 2000 and 2010.
- ranked 22nd – from most to least – among the 44 counties in 2017.