Ohio’s shale-energy work force grew by more than 4,000 jobs in the third quarter of 2013 compared with the prior-year quarter.
The numbers demonstrate continued growth for a part of the economy that is still small in relation to other sectors.
The figures, released yesterday by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, show 13,055 jobs in the core industries related to oil and gas extraction and pipelines, an increase of 51 percent from a year earlier and 79 percent from two years earlier.You can read the whole article by clicking here.
And here is the report:
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