Worst Jobs for the 21st Century

According to recent U.S. Department of Labor occupational projections, the following occupations will be among those that will lose the greatest number of jobs during the first decade of the 21st century:

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1) Farmers

2) Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

3) Childcare workers

4) Garment workers

5) Electrical and electronic assemblers

6) Typists/Word processors

7) Cleaning professionals/household staff

8) Farm workers

9) Textile operators

10) Switchboard operators

11) Statistical Clerks

12) Packagers

13) Bank tellers

14) Service station attendants

15) Butchers/meatcutters

16) Meter readers/utilities professionals