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JUST THE FACTS, 1997-1998



Table 25:
State & Local Govt. Employees Per 10,000 Residents, 1994
Rank State Amt. Rank State Amt.
1 Alabama 908 27 Delaware 540
2 Wyoming 797 28 Utah 533
3 Alaska 796 29 Colorado 531
4 Kansas 660 30 Wisconsin 529
5 New Mexico 650 31 Kentucky 525
6 Nebraska 647 32 Indiana 524
7 Montana 639 33 Connecticut 523
8 Mississippi 628 34 Arizona 522
9 NEW YORK 620 35 Oregon 518
10 Georgia 606 36 West Virginia 510
11 North Dakota 601 37 Tennessee 508
12 Oklahoma 598 38 Washington 508
13 Texas 598 39 Ohio 507
14 Louisiana 597 40 Missouri 500
15 Vermont 587 41 Florida 499
16 Idaho 580 42 Maryland 497
17 Iowa 579 43 Illinois 492
18 South Dakota 577 44 Massachusetts 491
19 Hawaii 575 45 Michigan 487
20 South Carolina 571 46 New Hampshire 483
21 Minnesota 570 47 Rhode Island 482
22 Virginia 564 48 Nevada 479
23 Arkansas 552 49 California 461
24 North Carolina 551 50 Pennsylvania 428
25 New Jersey 543 U.S. Average 539
26 Maine 541 N.Y.S. % above avg. 15.0%
Source: U.S. Census Bureau


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