1 Year decline
From 2016 to 2017, employment in Hancock County, IL declined at a rate of -2.1%, from 8.47k employees to 8.29k employees.
The most common employment sectors for those who live in Hancock County, IL, are Manufacturing (1,270 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,187 people), and Retail Trade (926 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Hancock County, IL, though some of these residents may live in Hancock County, IL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.