Occupational distribution of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act green investment jobs

Occupations Direct Indirect Total
Management, business, and finance 11.0% 16.0% 13.1%
Professional 6.6 14.0 9.7
Service 1.2 9.8 4.9
Sales and related 1.5 10.7 5.4
Office and administrative support 7.8 16.1 11.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry 0.1 1.3 0.6
Construction and extraction 50.6 3.0 30.5
Installation, maintenance, and repair 6.0 4.7 5.4
Production 5.0 12.5 8.1
Transport 10.3 11.8 10.9
Total 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Source: Author's analysis of data from Walsh, Bivens, and Pollack (2011, 19)

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