Total Labor Force (2018)

2,111,049

Total Population

4,190,713

Population Rank Among States

27th

American Community Survey, 2013-2017

Public School Spending Per Student

$14,592

Rank Among States

23rd

U.S. Census Bureau, May 2020

Statewide Unemployment Rate (2018)

4.2%

Rank Among States

37th (tied)

BLS, Local Area Unemployment Statistics
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Eastern Cascades Workforce Development Board

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Eastern Oregon Workforce Board

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Lane Workforce Partnership Workforce Board

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Portland-Metro Workforce Development Board

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Rogue Workforce Partnership Workforce Board

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Southwestern Oregon Workforce Investment Board

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Willamette Workforce Partnership Workforce Development Board

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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

Oregon National
Year-over Annual Job Growth
1.8%
1.7%
Year-over Average Wage Growth
3.5%
3.3%
Annual Average Unemployment Rate
4.2%
3.9%
Unemployment Exhaustion Rate
31.2%
34.6%
Annual Labor Participation Rate
61.8%
62.9%

Education Levels

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

Less than high school (6.8% Oregon | 12.0% National)
6.8%
12%
High school (21.1% Oregon | 27.1% National)
21.1%
27.1%
Some college/Associate Degree (30.3% Oregon | 28.9% National)
30.3%
28.9%
Bachelor's degree or greater (41.8% Oregon | 32.0% National)
41.8%
32%

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