32 Fastest Growing Jobs Dominated by Women

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27. Office clerks, general
> 2011-2017 growth: +17.8%
> 2017 employment: 935,000
> Six-year employment change: +21,000 men; +120,000 women
> Share of women: 84.8%

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26. Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses
> 2011-2017 growth: +18.2%
> 2017 employment: 501,000
> Six-year employment change: +23,000 men; +52,000 women
> Share of women: 87.4%

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25. Registered nurses
> 2011-2017 growth: +18.2%
> 2017 employment: 2,536,000
> Six-year employment change: +75,000 men; +316,000 women
> Share of women: 88.8%

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24. Nonfarm animal caretakers
> 2011-2017 growth: +20.7%
> 2017 employment: 99,000
> Six-year employment change: -1,000 men; +18,000 women
> Share of women: 78.8%

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23. Social and community service managers
> 2011-2017 growth: +21.7%
> 2017 employment: 337,000
> Six-year employment change: +20,000 men; +40,000 women
> Share of women: 70.0%