[INFOGRAPHIC, REPORT, & INTERACTIVE MAP] The US Manufacturing Workforce & Making it In America


While US manufacturing has been hit hard by nearly two decades of policy failures that have damaged its international competitiveness, it remains a vital part of the U.S. percent of total US employment. Manufacturing employs a higher share of workers without a college degree than the economy overall. percent more than similar workers in the rest of the economy in 2012–2013. congressional district data for the first time.) percent of total U.S.