Tax Migration – One Way to Look at Population Change in Lane County

Tax Migration – One Way to Look at Population Change in Lane County

by Henry Fields

September 13, 2021

Migration is perennially a topic of concern for the economy and workforce. The fact that Lane County’s population has grown steadily over...

Lane County Travel Spending Drops Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Lane County Travel Spending Drops Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Brian Rooney

September 13, 2021

Travel was one of the hardest hit industries during the COVID-19 pandemic. Health measures that restricted people being in close proximity...

Lane County 2021 Occupational Wages

Lane County 2021 Occupational Wages

by Brian Rooney

July 14, 2021

Thanks to survey responses from local employers, the Oregon Employment Department produces annual estimates of occupational...

Kids These Days: Young Workers in Lane County

Kids These Days: Young Workers in Lane County

by Henry Fields

July 1, 2021

So much is changing in our economy so quickly it can be tough to tell the difference between a long term change and an ephemeral trend. In summer 2021, with the heat...

Lane County Building Permits Rose in 2020 Despite COVID-19

Lane County Building Permits Rose in 2020 Despite COVID-19

by Brian Rooney

June 15, 2021

Building permit data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows that new housing construction in Lane County, as measured by permits for living units, rose to...

QI Stats QI Stats

Unemployment Rate

August 2021
Released Sep 24, 2021
5.5%
Seasonally Adjusted
The unemployment rate for Eugene, OR MSA declined by 0.3% over the last month.
0.3% PTS

Total Unemployed

August 2021
Released Sep 24, 2021
9,916
Seasonally Adjusted
The total number of unemployed in Eugene, OR MSA declined by -590 over the last month.
-590

Nonfarm Employment

August 2021
Released Sep 24, 2021
154,500
Not Seasonally Adjusted
Nonfarm employment in Eugene, OR MSA rose by 100 over the last month.
100
Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
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