Special Report

States With The Biggest And Smallest Governments

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50. Florida
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $3,392
> Total GDP per capita: $43,052 (10th lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 10.9% of workforce (4th lowest)
> Median household income: $52,594 (12th lowest)

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49. Indiana
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $3,494
> Total GDP per capita: $48,738 (19th lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 12.3% of workforce (8th lowest)
> Median household income: $54,181 (17th lowest)

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48. Tennessee
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $3,658
> Total GDP per capita: $47,695 (15th lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 12.6% of workforce (12th lowest)
> Median household income: $51,340 (10th lowest)

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47. Idaho
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $3,686
> Total GDP per capita: $39,843 (4th lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 15.1% of workforce (17th highest)
> Median household income: $52,225 (11th lowest)

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46. Arkansas
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $3,710
> Total GDP per capita: $38,467 (2nd lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 15.1% of workforce (16th highest)
> Median household income: $45,869 (3rd lowest)

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