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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Connecticut, Connecticut, is 5.90%, with job growth of 1.13%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.36%.

Connecticut, Connecticut Taxes
Connecticut, Connecticut,sales tax rate is 6.35%. Income tax is 5.00%.

Connecticut, Connecticut Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $38,480, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $69,899.


  ECONOMYConnecticut, ConnecticutUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.90%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.13%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  36.36%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  6.35%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $38,480$28,555
  Household Income  $69,899$53,482
  Family Median Income  $88,217$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  16.39%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  6.00%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.94%1.67%
  Legal  1.45%1.16%
  Education, library  7.42%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.04%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  6.06%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.95%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.97%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  5.05%5.76%
  Building maintenance  4.06%4.01%
  Personal care  3.90%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  23.75%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.24%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  7.14%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  9.61%12.09%

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  8/5/2016
Climate of Conncticut:

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