Labor Market Information – An Overview
What is Labor Market Information and why do I need to know about it?
In a nutshell, Labor Market Information is data that statistically describes the economic conditions in a certain area. That area can be as small as a zip code area, or as large as the whole country. Information about population, labor force, employment and unemployment numbers and rates, property values, education and training providers and more can all be included under the heading of “labor market information”.
In the Labor Market Information Section of this site you can find answers to these questions and more.
- Want to know how your wages compare with wages for the same job in another part of your state?
- Looking for the fastest growing occupations in your county?
- Wondering where to go for training in an occupation in which you want to work?