Total Labor Force (2018)

1,836,984

Total Population

3,943,079

Population Rank Among States

28th

American Community Survey, 2013-2017

Public School Spending Per Student

$9,548

Rank Among States

49th

U.S. Census Bureau, May 2020

Statewide Unemployment Rate (2018)

3.4%

Rank Among States

16th (tied)

BLS, Local Area Unemployment Statistics
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Local Workforce Boards

Central Oklahoma Workforce Investment Board

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Eastern Workforce Investment Board

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Northeast Workforce Development Board

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South Central Oklahoma Workforce Development Board

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Southern Workforce Board

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Tulsa Area Workforce Investment Board, Inc.

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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

Oklahoma National
Year-over Annual Job Growth
1.3%
1.7%
Year-over Average Wage Growth
3.5%
3.3%
Annual Average Unemployment Rate
3.4%
3.9%
Unemployment Exhaustion Rate
40.7%
34.6%
Annual Labor Participation Rate
61.3%
62.9%

Education Levels

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

Less than high school (12.0% Oklahoma | 12.0% National)
12%
12%
High school (31.1% Oklahoma | 27.1% National)
31.1%
27.1%
Some college/Associate Degree (31.4% Oklahoma | 28.9% National)
31.4%
28.9%
Bachelor's degree or greater (25.5% Oklahoma | 32.0% National)
25.5%
32%

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