New Mexico Economic Databook - April 2015
23 Apr 2015
Indicators & Data
The Kansas City Fed's monthly economic databooks provide summaries of regional and national economic indicators for the Tenth Federal Reserve District states including New Mexico.
The databooks provide current economic indicators to help monitor trends and allow comparison of past information. These indicators include: Gross Domestic Product (GDP); inflation; employment; employment by industry; county and state unemployment; personal income; home prices; housing indicators; manufacturing; oil, gas and coal production; agriculture; and exports.
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Job Training Incentive Program Awards Eight Companies $3,200,305 to Create 716 jobs in JanuaryApr 23 2015
The New Mexico Economic Development Department's Job Training Incentive Program (JTIP) board approved $3,200,305 in funding at its January board meeting to eight companies that will create 716 jobs in New Mexico, averaging a wage of $18.96. The next JTIP board meeting will be April 17 from 9 a.m...
New Mexico is No. 1 in export-related job growthApr 23 2015
It’s not often New Mexico can brag of being top dog on a nationwide business list, but the state is being recognized as the fastest-growing place in the country for jobs related to international exports. A U.S. Commerce Department report to be released today says local jobs supported directly...
Private-sector hiring pushed job growth in New Mexico to a rate of 1.6 percent in March, notching the state’s 31st consecutive month of year-over-year employment gains, the state Department of Workforce Solutions reported Tuesday. The state’s unemployment rate was 6.1 percent in March, up from 6 percent in February...