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Guide to State and Local Workforce Data

There is a wealth of state and local employment and economic data – most of it free – from government and private sector sources.  The information is organized by topic to make it easier to find and use.

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The following schedule lists the monthly release dates for national, state and local unemployment information and jobs data for 2015 by the Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development.

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New release on march 25th, 2015: The latest Occupational Employment and Wages data for the Springfield-CT Metropolitan Statistical Area. Click here for the report: Occupational Employment and Wages MSA_May 2014




There is a resurgence in the manufacturing sector  as detailed by this  newly released report by the New England Council and Deloitte Consulting LLP

Adobe-PDF-Document-icon1Advanced to Advantageous: The Case for New England’s Manufacturing Revolution

Skills Gaps? Skills Shortages?

There is a national concern from business and industry about “skills gaps’ and “skill shortages”. So why haven’t wages increased based on the laws of Supply and Demand? This national report takes an in depth look into the issue of skills gaps and shortages.



Bridge the Gap: Rebuilding America’s Middle Skills