March 11, 2014

Employment - Population Ratio by State 2013


The full BLS doc : Table 2. Employment-population ratios of persons 16 years of age and over by region, division, and state, 2012-13 annual averages


The 10 states with the lowest rates are :


West Virginia 50.1%
Mississippi 52.0%
Alabama 53.1%
Arkansas 53.9%
New Mexico 54.1%
S. Carolina 54.4%
Arizona 54.6%
Michigan 55.0%
Tennessee 55.6%
Kentucky 55.7%

And the highest are :


N. Dakota 69.4%
Nebraska 69.2%
S. Dakota 67.2%
Minnesota 66.8%
Iowa 66.3%
New Hampshire 65.6%
Utah 65.6%
Vermont 65.5%
Wyoming 64.9%
Kansas 64.3%

Here's the full list of states alphabetically :


Alabama 53.1%
Alaska 63.4%
Arizona 54.6%
Arkansas 53.9%
California 57.0%
Colorado 63.2%
Connecticut 60.1%
D.C. 63.5%
Delaware 56.7%
Florida 55.8%
Georgia 57.9%
Hawaii 57.7%
Idaho 60.1%
Illinois 59.4%
Indiana 58.0%
Iowa 66.3%
Kansas 64.3%
Kentucky 55.7%
Louisiana 55.9%
Maine 60.9%
Maryland 63.0%
Massachusetts 60.1%
Michigan 55.0%
Minnesota 66.8%
Mississippi 52.0%
Missouri 60.1%
Montana 60.5%
N. Carolina 56.9%
N. Dakota 69.4%
Nebraska 69.2%
Nevada 57.2%
New Hampshire 65.6%
New Jersey 59.4%
New Mexico 54.1%
New York 56.8%
Ohio 59.0%
Oklahoma 58.8%
Oregon 56.7%
Pennsylvania 58.8%
Rhode Island 59.3%
S. Carolina 54.4%
S. Dakota 67.2%
Tennessee 55.6%
Texas 61.1%
Utah 65.6%
Vermont 65.5%
Virginia 62.7%
Washington 59.1%
West Virginia 50.1%
Wisconsin 63.6%
Wyoming 64.9%

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