August 2014: includes jobs and unemployment data through July 2014
The U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee’s state-by-state economic snapshots provide easy access to the major economic indicators in all 50 states and the District of Columbia in the areas of jobs, unemployment, exports and housing.
Key economic statistics for each state include:
• Job growth since the recession;
• The sectors of the economy adding the most jobs;
• Unemployment rates;
• Export data; and,
• The condition of the housing sector.
To view your state's snapshot report, click on the below links:
Click here to view the net job gains and unemployment rate chart.
Click here to view the Post-9/11 and total veterans' unemployment rates by state.
The Joint Economic Committee, established under the Employment Act of 1946, was created by Congress to review economic conditions and to analyze the effectiveness of economic policy.