1 Year decline
From 2016 to 2017, employment in Adams County, IL declined at a rate of -0.368%, from 32.4k employees to 32.2k employees.
The most common employment sectors for those who live in Adams County, IL, are Health Care & Social Assistance (5,719 people), Retail Trade (4,752 people), and Manufacturing (4,511 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Adams County, IL, though some of these residents may live in Adams County, IL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.