Numbers of Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations in Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area

Occupation group

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2006 10,350
2007 10,660
2008 11,010
2009 11,410
2010 11,380
2011 11,040
2012 10,990
2013 10,920
2014 11,140
2015 11,440
2016 11,420
2017 12,340
2018 12,950

Individual occupations

Chiropractors

Year Number
2006 80
2007 70
2008 70
2009 50
2010 60
2011 80
2013 60
2014 40
2015 80
2016 70
2018 50

Dentists, General

Year Number
2006 120
2007 140
2008 140
2009 150
2010 130
2011 130
2012 70
2013 70
2014 80
2015 80
2016 90
2018 60

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Year Number
2006 60
2007 70
2008 60
2009 60
2010 60
2011 50
2012 60
2013 60
2014 60
2015 60
2016 80
2017 70
2018 60

Optometrists

Year Number
2006 50
2007 50
2008 40
2009 70
2011 90
2012 60
2013 60
2014 50
2015 60
2016 60
2017 60
2018 80

Pharmacists

Year Number
2006 320
2007 320
2008 350
2009 420
2010 420
2011 400
2012 320
2013 330
2014 340
2015 350
2016 410
2017 440
2018 450

Anesthesiologists

Year Number
2013 30

Family and General Practitioners

Year Number
2006 160
2007 240
2008 250
2009 270
2010 240
2011 230
2012 200
2013 160
2014 180
2015 170
2016 160
2018 270

Internists, General

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40
2008 50
2009 50
2010 60
2011 70
2012 70
2013 40
2017 40
2018 40

Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Year Number
2015 30
2016 70

Surgeons

Year Number
2007 30
2008 40
2009 50
2010 50
2011 60
2012 50
2013 50
2014 60
2015 50
2016 100

Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Year Number
2006 190
2007 90
2008 90
2009 100
2010 110
2011 160
2012 170
2013 150
2014 100
2015 110
2016 100
2017 110
2018 190

Physician Assistants

Year Number
2006 110
2007 90
2008 70
2009 60
2010 80
2011 90
2012 90
2013 80
2014 80
2015 80
2016 60
2017 70
2018 100

Podiatrists

Year Number
2012 40
2013 30

Occupational Therapists

Year Number
2006 80
2007 110
2008 100
2009 110
2010 140
2011 170
2012 170
2013 140
2014 210
2015 190
2016 230
2017 160
2018 240

Physical Therapists

Year Number
2006 190
2007 200
2008 170
2009 170
2010 280
2011 270
2012 260
2013 210
2014 240
2015 330
2016 320
2017 290
2018 360

Recreational Therapists

Year Number
2006 40
2007 40

Respiratory Therapists

Year Number
2006 50
2007 50
2008 50
2009 60
2010 70
2011 80
2012 100
2013 100
2014 90
2015 60
2016 80
2017 70
2018 90

Speech-Language Pathologists

Year Number
2006 120
2007 160
2008 160
2009 140
2010 140
2011 140
2012 110
2013 90
2014 120
2015 150
2016 160
2017 150
2018 200

Veterinarians

Year Number
2006 140
2007 120
2008 110
2009 100
2010 80
2011 90
2013 80
2014 50
2015 60
2016 50
2017 70
2018 80

Registered Nurses

Year Number
2006 3,350
2007 3,180
2008 3,190
2009 3,480
2010 3,530
2012 3,480
2013 3,670
2014 3,680
2015 3,730
2016 3,680
2017 3,940
2018 4,110

Nurse Anesthetists

Year Number
2012 60
2013 100
2014 70
2015 50
2016 40
2017 60
2018 90

Nurse Practitioners

Year Number
2012 120
2013 90
2014 80
2015 110
2016 120
2017 150
2018 130

Clinical Laboratory Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2017 400
2018 390

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Year Number
2006 140
2007 130
2009 140
2010 140
2011 140
2012 140
2013 160
2014 160
2015 160
2016 160

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Year Number
2006 210
2007 240
2008 250
2009 270
2010 320
2011 310
2012 260
2013 230
2014 230
2015 260
2016 250

Dental Hygienists

Year Number
2006 200
2007 210
2008 260
2009 300
2010 300
2011 240
2012 230
2013 250
2014 230
2015 220
2016 270
2017 380
2018 360

Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2008 40
2010 40
2015 30

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Year Number
2006 50
2007 50
2008 60
2009 60
2010 70
2011 70
2012 50
2013 50
2014 50
2015 70
2016 90
2017 90
2018 80

Radiologic Technologists

Year Number
2012 320
2013 350
2014 290
2015 300
2016 280
2017 280
2018 280

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Year Number
2006 380
2007 390
2008 370
2009 300

Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Year Number
2006 410
2007 480
2008 510
2009 520
2010 700
2011 610
2012 620
2013 540
2014 590
2015 600
2016 670
2017 660
2018 840

Dietetic Technicians

Year Number
2013 30

Pharmacy Technicians

Year Number
2006 430
2007 490
2008 600
2009 690
2010 500
2011 480
2012 420
2013 420
2014 540
2015 610
2016 630
2017 590
2018 600

Surgical Technologists

Year Number
2006 80
2007 90
2008 90
2009 90
2010 100
2011 120
2012 120
2013 130
2014 120
2015 110
2016 110
2017 120
2018 130

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Year Number
2006 70
2007 100
2008 110
2009 120
2010 120
2012 130
2013 130
2014 150
2015 100
2016 110
2017 120
2018 160

Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Year Number
2012 90
2013 90
2014 60
2015 60
2016 60
2018 170

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Year Number
2006 2,480
2007 2,800
2008 2,950
2009 2,920
2010 2,620
2011 2,290
2012 2,220
2013 2,060
2014 2,260
2015 2,240
2016 2,040
2017 2,160
2018 2,010

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Year Number
2006 280
2007 300
2008 280
2009 270
2010 270
2011 260
2012 300
2013 320
2014 290
2015 290
2016 260
2017 280
2018 270

Opticians, Dispensing

Year Number
2006 90
2007 90
2008 90
2009 80
2010 80
2011 60
2012 110
2013 170
2014 160
2015 160
2016 140
2017 200
2018 260

Orthotists and Prosthetists

Year Number
2014 40

Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other

Year Number
2015 30
2016 40
2017 50
2018 40

Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Year Number
2006 90
2007 80
2008 80
2009 80
2010 60
2011 80
2012 90
2013 80
2014 80
2015 90
2016 90
2017 100
2018 90

Athletic Trainers

Year Number
2010 40
2013 40
2014 30
2015 50
2016 40
2017 50
2018 50

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other

Year Number
2017 150
2018 150