Table 1
Growth in Employed Residents – 1980 - 2000
1980 - 2000 Decennial Censuses
                   
County of Employed Residents Total Households Employed per Household
Residence 1980 1990 2000 1980 1990 2000 1980 1990 2000
Alameda 522,118 648,461 694,194 426,092 479,518 523,366 1.225 1.352 1.326
Contra Costa 307,627 409,351 451,989 241,534 300,288 344,129 1.274 1.363 1.313
Marin 118,569 127,579 129,102 88,723 95,006 100,650 1.336 1.343 1.283
Napa 43,197 52,683 58,589 36,624 41,312 45,402 1.179 1.275 1.290
San Francisco 348,292 391,292 428,060 298,956 305,584 329,700 1.165 1.280 1.298
San Mateo 314,275 353,626 361,720 225,201 241,914 254,103 1.396 1.462 1.424
Santa Clara 666,642 812,345 844,738 458,519 520,180 565,863 1.454 1.562 1.493
Solano 102,725 162,219 179,003 80,426 113,429 130,403 1.277 1.430 1.373
Sonoma 131,141 194,387 229,980 114,474 149,011 172,403 1.146 1.305 1.334
Region 2,554,586 3,151,943 3,377,375 1,970,549 2,246,242 2,466,019 1.296 1.403 1.370
             
County of   Total Population   Employed Share of Pop.
Residence 1980 1990 2000 1980 1990 2000
Alameda 1,105,379 1,279,182 1,443,741 47.2% 50.7% 48.1%
Contra Costa 656,380 803,732 948,816 46.9% 50.9% 47.6%
Marin 222,568 230,096 247,289 53.3% 55.4% 52.2%
Napa 99,199 110,765 124,279 43.5% 47.6% 47.1%
San Francisco 678,974 723,959 776,733 51.3% 54.0% 55.1%
San Mateo 587,329 649,623 707,161 53.5% 54.4% 51.2%
Santa Clara 1,295,071 1,497,577 1,682,585 51.5% 54.2% 50.2%
Solano 235,203 340,421 394,542 43.7% 47.7% 45.4%
Sonoma 299,681 388,222 458,614 43.8% 50.1% 50.1%
Region 5,179,784 6,023,577 6,783,760 49.3% 52.3% 49.8%
Employed residents are defined as civilian, employed plus armed forces workers. Includes workers
     residing in group quarters.