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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
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.36%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.05%0.61%
  Construction  5.65%6.19%
  Manufacturing  10.74%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.50%2.72%
  Retail trade  10.88%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  2.98%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  2.33%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  7.44%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.75%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  7.13%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.14%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.95%4.27%
  Educational services  11.04%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  15.44%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  2.64%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  5.98%7.44%
  Other services  4.49%4.94%
  Public administration  3.75%4.80%

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  8/5/2016
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