Total Labor Force (2018)

763,632

Total Population

1,356,458

Population Rank Among States

42nd

American Community Survey, 2013-2017

Public School Spending Per Student

$18,677

Rank Among States

10th

U.S. Census Bureau, May 2020

Statewide Unemployment Rate (2018)

2.5%

Rank Among States

2nd (tied)

BLS, Local Area Unemployment Statistics
State Workforce Board
(Single Area State)

New Hampshire State Workforce Innovation Board

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New Hampshire
State Workforce Plan

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New Hampshire Office of Workforce Opportunity

Official State Workforce Agency

nhworks Job Match System

Official State Job Bank

WIOA Funding

Total funding received by New Hampshire under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)

Colleges and universities

New Hampshire's Colleges and Universities

Labor Force Data

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

New Hampshire National
Year-over Annual Job Growth
0.8%
1.7%
Year-over Average Wage Growth
3.0%
3.3%
Annual Average Unemployment Rate
2.5%
3.9%
Unemployment Exhaustion Rate
15.9%
34.6%
Annual Labor Participation Rate
68.4%
62.9%

Education Levels

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

Less than high school (7.0% New Hampshire | 12.0% National)
7%
12%
High school (28.0% New Hampshire | 27.1% National)
28%
27.1%
Some college/Associate Degree (28.1 New Hampshire| 28.9% National)
28.1%
28.9%
Bachelor's degree or greater (36.9% New Hampshire | 32.0% National)
36.9%
32%

Chambers of Commerce and Economic Development Organizations

New Hampshire's Chambers of Commerce and Economic Development Organizations

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