FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Where can I find information for Affirmative Action planning?

Where is the best place to find demographic data such as population, population by age group, number of households, household income, per capita income, and race and gender characteristics and data?

How can I retrieve information from the Census Bureau?

How can I retrieve information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics?

How can I retrieve labor market information for other states?

What is the Civilian labor force?

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Where can I get the prevailing wage for construction workers involved in government projects?

Where can I find information about careers and future jobs in Missouri?

What is the average hourly pay rate for a specific occupation in Missouri?

What jobs pay the most?

Where can information about Missouri's exports be found?

What is NAICS (North American Industry Classification System)?

Where can I find industry employment information for a specific industry?

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