Economic Overview

Below is the 2016 State of the Workforce report. This comprehensive report provides information about the quality of the workforce, available and projected jobs, and describes some of the challenges and opportunities facing our region.

Also included is the Oregon Employment Department's snapshot of current monthly economic indicators for the City of Portland, Multnomah and Washington Counties. For more information, please contact Amy VanderVliet, Regional Economists for the Oregon Employment Department at 971-804-2099.

For more labor market information, visit Quality Info

We are committed to providing and using high quality data to guide our training investments and to advance the region's capacity to understand and align regional workforce supply with industry demand. If you have a request for data that is unavailable in the State of the Workforce report, please contact us.