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Demographics & Workforce

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Demographics and Workforce

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Accolades for Ohio’s Workforce

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Ohio ranks second in Forbes’ quality of life metric thanks to low living costs, short commutes and a plethora of top-rate colleges and cultural and recreational opportunities.
Forbes
High-paying professional and technical jobs continue to grow rapidly in Ohio, providing attractive opportunities for new graduates.
Michael Jones
University of Cincinnati Department of Economics
Demographics and Workforce
As we grew and looked for talent, we found incredible talent in Ohio and in the Midwest —and over the last three years, as we have organically grown, the decision is looking even better.
Steven Hong
Ph.D., CEO, Oculii

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Major Businesses
Many well-known brands call Ohio home.
Education & Training
Ohio puts education first to create tomorrow’s workforce.
Workforce Trends

Ohioans bring a Midwest work ethic and top-level talent

By the Numbers

14K+

Healthcare jobs outpacing national employment growth

77%

Increase in bioscience-related degrees

By the Numbers

221%

Increase in computer engineering degrees (2009-19)

116K+

Scientists, engineers, & technicians employed (2000)

By the Numbers

#1

In plastic and rubber manufacturing in the U.S.

#2

Talent availability for 3D printing in the Midwest

#4

In active apprentices in the U.S.

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