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How Nebraska Ranks

90.5%

Population 25+ with a High School Diploma

2.8%

Fifth Lowest Unemployment Rate in the Nation

Top 10

Overall Health Ranking

Jobs and Economic Development

2.8%
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Source: USDOL, Bureau of Labor Statistics, August, 2017

1.3%

Source: USDOL, Bureau of Labor Statistics, August, 2017

$49,636
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$45,136
12.6%
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2015

-4.0%
68.7%
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Source: USDOL, Bureau of Labor Statistics, August, 2017

Education and Workforce Development

84%
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71%
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28%
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89.27%
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29.3%
90.9

Fiscal Strength

Aa2
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AAA
$10
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11.4%
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$2,683
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Public Safety

274.9
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2,241.4
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30.5%
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1.15
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Health and Welfare

10
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17.3%
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30.2%
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5.3
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80.2%
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Source: CDC Vaccines , 2014

24.9
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9.7
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Source: USDHHS ACF, 2014