32 Fastest Growing Jobs Dominated by Women

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12. Flight attendants
> 2011-2017 growth: +36.5%
> 2017 employment: 71,000
> Six-year employment change: +6,000 men; +13,000 women
> Share of women: 71.8%

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11. Sewing machine operators
> 2011-2017 growth: +40.2%
> 2017 employment: 157,000
> Six-year employment change: +21,000 men; +24,000 women
> Share of women: 68.8%

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10. Physician assistants
> 2011-2017 growth: +40.6%
> 2017 employment: 97,000
> Six-year employment change: +7,000 men; +22,000 women
> Share of women: 68.0%

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9. Medical records and health information technicians
> 2011-2017 growth: +41.1%
> 2017 employment: 151,000
> Six-year employment change: +1,000 men; +44,000 women
> Share of women: 92.7%

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8. Medical assistants
> 2011-2017 growth: +45.5%
> 2017 employment: 457,000
> Six-year employment change: +18,000 men; +125,000 women
> Share of women: 91.5%