Total Labor Force (2018)

483,392

Total Population

967,171

Population Rank Among States

46th

American Community Survey, 2013-2017

Public School Spending Per Student

$18,034

Rank Among States

14th

U.S. Census Bureau, May 2020

Statewide Unemployment Rate (2018)

3.8%

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(Single Area State)

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Labor Force Data

*United States Department of Labor Unemployment Insurance National Data, 2018 Non-seasonally adjusted

Delaware National
Year-over Annual Job Growth
1.1%
1.7%
Year-over Average Wage Growth
1.8%
3.3%
Annual Average Unemployment Rate
3.8%
3.9%
Unemployment Exhaustion Rate
33.6%
34.6%
Annual Labor Participation Rate
62.9%
62.9%

Education Levels

*Ages 25 and Older according to the American Community Survey (ACS) educational attainment data.

Less than high school (8.0% Delaware | 12.0% National)
Web Designer 8%
12%
High school (________ | 27.1% National)
29%
27.1%
Some college/Associate Degree (24.0 Delaware | 28.9% National)
24%
28.9%
Bachelor's degree or greater (39.0% Delaware | 32.0% National)
39%
32%

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