Total Labor Force (2018)

10,292,048

Total Population

21,299,325

Population Rank Among States

3rd

American Community Survey, 2013-2017

Public School Spending Per Student

$10,715

Rank Among States

44th

U.S. Census Bureau, May 2020

Statewide Unemployment Rate (2018)

3.6%

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Local Workforce Boards

CareerSource Brevard Development Board

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CareerSource Broward

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CareerSource Capital Region

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CareerSource Central Florida

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CareerSource Chipola

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CareerSource Citrus, Levy, Marion

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CareerSource Escarosa

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CareerSource Flagler Volusia

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CareerSource Florida Crown

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CareerSource Gulf Coast

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CareerSource Heartland

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CareerSource North Central Florida

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CareerSource North Florida

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CareerSource Northeast Florida

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CareerSource Okaloosa Walton

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CareerSource Palm Beach County

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CareerSource Pasco-Hernando

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CareerSource Pinellas

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CareerSource Polk

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CareerSource South Florida

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CareerSource Suncoast

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CareerSource Tampa Bay

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Southwest Florida Workforce Development Board, Inc.

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Workforce Development Board of the Treasure Coast /dba Career Source Research Coast

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WIOA Funding

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Labor Force Data

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

Florida National
Year-over Annual Job Growth
2.5%
1.7%
Year-over Average Wage Growth
3.3%
3.3%
Annual Average Unemployment Rate
3.6%
3.9%
Unemployment Exhaustion Rate
50.0%
34.6%
Annual Labor Participation Rate
59.4%
62.9%

Education Levels

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

Less than high school (11.6% Florida | 12.0% National)
11.6%
12%
High school (28.8% Florida | 27.1% National)
28.8%
27.1%
Some college/Associate Degree (29.9% Florida | 28.9% National)
29.9%
28.9%
Bachelor's degree or greater (29.7% Florida | 32.0% National)
29.7%
32%

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