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Number of Wisconsin public employees

How many Wisconsin public employees are there?


Many people from Wisconsin are public employees.  There are 283,351 public workers in Wisconsin.  Imagine that 76% work full time for local governments while 37% work part time.  There are 38 public workers per 1000 Wisconsin people.  The persons from Wisconsin who are public employees work in different areas of activity.  For example, 58% of these people work in education, 8% work for a police or fire department, 7% work in corrections, 5% work in public welfare and 4% work in health care.

This fact is verified on : September 10, 2013.

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