How Nebraska Ranks

91.7%

Population 25+ with a High School Diploma

68.5%

3rd Highest Labor Force Participation Rate in the Nation

Top 10

Overall Health Ranking

Jobs and Economic Development

2.5%
2.1%
$67,800
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Source: USDOC, Bureau of Economic Analysis, Updated March, 29 2024 for 2023

$57,252
11.2%
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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2022

0.2%

Source: USDOC, Bureau of Economic Analysis 4th Qt 2023

68.5%
61.44

Source: WalletHub  August, 2023

Education and Workforce Development

50%
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46%
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20%
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Source: 2023 Nebraska Higher Education Progress Report, Nebraska Department of Education, 2022 Data

 

87.12%
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Source: Nebraska Education Profile, Nebraska Department of Education 2022

 

32.9%
91.7%
72.25

Source: WalletHub August, 2023

 

59.18

Source: WalletHub July, 2023

Fiscal Strength

Aa2
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AAA
$20
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Source: Moody's Investor Service State Debt Medians 2015, April 2018

32.9%
$3,799
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Public Safety

334.1
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300.9
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29.79%
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1.2
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Health and Welfare

16

Source: Americas Health Rankings 2022 Annual Report

 

16.0%
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35.9%
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5.7
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79.0%
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14%
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10.4
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1
Top 10

Source: Soliant Report, 2023