LAW ENFORCEMENT EMPLOYMENT PER 10,000 POPULATION
UNITED STATES AND NEBRASKA 1
1983 to 2015        
  United States   Nebraska
Fiscal Police     Police  
Year Protection 2 Corrections   Protection 2 Corrections
1983 25.9 12.7 21.9 11.3
1984 NA NA NA NA
1985 25.5 14.3 22.1 11.1
1986 26.9 15.3 22.5 11.6
1987 27.2 16.5 23.5 11.5
1988 27.3 17.7 22.6 13.8
1989 NA NA NA NA
1990 NA NA NA NA
1991 28.0 20.7 24.1 15.9
1992 28.0 20.9 24.6 15.9
1993 28.0 21.3 24.9 16.1
1994 28.7 22.4 25.1 16.2
1995 29.7 23.4 25.3 16.6
1996 34.8 NA 27.4 NA
1997 29.8 24.2 25.1 17.9
1998 30.3 24.5 25.7 18.0
1999 31.1 24.9 26.6 17.7
2000 30.8 24.2 26.3 17.5
2001 31.4 24.9 26.9 17.9
2002 31.5 25.0 27.3 20.4
2003 31.1 24.3 27.7 21.9
2004 30.4 24.0 27.1 21.4
2005 30.4 23.9 28.8 20.9
2006 30.7 23.9 28.3 23.0
2007 29.6 23.8 26.8 23.2
2008 33.5 25.0 28.2 25.4
2009 31.1 24.5 28.3 24.5
2010 30.6 23.7 28.1 24.0
2011 29.8 23.2 26.2 23.2
2012 28.8 22.8 26.3 23.8
2013 28.2 22.5 26.3 23.5
2014 28.2 22.2 26.2 23.8
2015 28.2 22.1 25.7 23.1
Sources: U.S. Department of Commerce, Annual Public Employment and Payroll,2015", 2017
1 Full-time equivalent employment per 10,000 population.
2 Includes state and local police officers and others employed in "police protection" category.
NA = not available.
Last Updated: 09/27/17
by Nebraska Databook
email: michael.lundeen@nebraska.gov