Economic Data

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Labor Force

Oregon has a well-educated workforce. The percentage of Oregon's population 25 years and older with a Bachelor's degree or higher is greater than the U.S. average, and this population is growing.

Educational Attainment, Bachelor's degree or higher bar chart 2004-2014

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Census Bureau have additional labor force information.

Employment concentration of production workers, select markets bar chart

Although slightly less concentrated than the U.S., Oregon's share of production workers is very competitive with other key markets.