There's a Data Set for That!

Created: Friday, March 24, 2017

Finding Labor Market Information for Local Areas.



The Economic Contribution of Montana's Nonprofits

Created: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Montana nonprofits provided more than 51,000 jobs and paid over $2.1 billion in wages in 2015.



The Nursing Workforce in Montana

Created: Friday, December 16, 2016

Nurses play a part in nearly all facets of healthcare delivery, and understanding the characteristics of these workers is essential to predicting future workforce needs.



STEM Jobs in Montana

Created: Friday, November 18, 2016

This article reports on the current level of STEM employment in Montana and helps students and job seekers to determine whether STEM is right for them.



Apprenticeship in Montana

Created: Friday, October 21, 2016

Employers and workers are recognizing the value of the apprenticeship training model, making the Montana Registered Apprenticeship Program an important component of Montana’s workforce development system.



Labor Day Report 2016: An Overview

Created: Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Montana’s economy had an exceptional year in 2015, according to this year’s Labor Day Report.



Estimating Future Workforce Needs

Created: Friday, August 19, 2016

Employment projections focus on long-run workforce needs so students, educators and economic developers are better prepared to meet future workforce needs.



Understanding the Unemployment Rate

Created: Friday, July 22, 2016

In contrast to more abstract concepts like gross domestic product, personal income, or inflation, the unemployment rate seems very straightforward. But is it really?



The Demographics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

Created: Friday, June 17, 2016

This article explores the demographics of Montana’s UI claimants to gain insights about labor market, industry, and seasonal employment trends.



Equal Pay Day

Created: Friday, May 20, 2016

This article examines the evidence for the gender wage gap in Montana.