Las Vegas Perspective



Workforce and Unemployment

Since 2011, the workforce in Southern Nevada has been steadily increasing, while the total number of unemployed individuals has decreased along with a sharp decline in the unemployment rate. Up until 2020, the region saw a steady and successful campaign of job creation. The COVID-19 pandemic, however, caused a sharp increase in unemployment.

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The Business segment of Perspective Data Book provides an economic overview, data on labor costs, employment, state taxes, business costs, insight into the target industries, economic development efforts, and much more.

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