The number of jobs includes private and public, full-time and part-time, and self-employment as well as wage and salary employment.
In Butte, the number of jobs . . .
- was 8,827 in 2018, compared to 8,651 a year earlier.
- increased by 57 percent in the 1970s, increased by 19 percent in the 1980s, increased by 26 percent in the 1990s, and increased by 60 between 2000 and 2010.
- ranked 20th – from most to least – among the 44 counties in 2018.