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The Economics Daily

Job openings rate 9.1 percent in West Virginia in December 2022 

February 21, 2023
In December 2022, West Virginia had the highest job openings rate, 9.1 percent, in December 2022, followed by Louisiana (8.7 percent) and Alaska (8.5 percent). The states with the lowest job openings rates in December 2022 were New York (4.6 percent), New Jersey (5.4 percent), Connecticut (5.7 percent), and Hawaii (5.8 percent). The national job openings rate was 6.7 percent in December 2022. Full Text »

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Monthly Labor Review

Beyond the Numbers

    Charging into the future: the transition to electric vehicles

    This Beyond the Numbers article examines the main factors expected to contribute to growth in the electric vehicle market and identifies some occupations that are expected to play a role in the design and development of electric vehicles, in the manufacturing of the batteries that power them, and in the installation and maintenance of the infrastructure needed to charge them.
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Spotlight on Statistics

Career Outlook

Commissioner's Corner