Joint Economic Committee

Ranking Member-Designate

Senator Martin Heinrich (D-NM)

State-by-State Reports

Released December 19, 2016. This report includes jobs and employment data through November 2016

The U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee’s State Economic Snapshots provide easy access to the major economic indicators in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Key economic statistics for each state include:

  • Private-sector job growth since the recession
  • Unemployment rate changes
  • Average weekly earnings
  • State gross domestic product
  • Home prices
  • Export data

Click here for the full report, including the executive summary, state reports, additional charts and sources.

Click here for the Executive Summary
Click here to view the Post-9/11 and total veterans' unemployment rates by state.
Click here to view income, poverty and health insurance coverage by state.
Click here for a list of sources used to compile the state economic snapshots.
Click here for an archive of past JEC Economic Snapshot reports


 The Joint Economic Committee, established under the Employment Act of 1946, was created by Congress to review economic conditions and to analyze the effectiveness of economic policy.

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