Special Report

States With The Biggest And Smallest Governments

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45. Georgia
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $3,758
> Total GDP per capita: $49,663 (22nd lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 12.9% of workforce (15th lowest)
> Median household income: $56,183 (19th lowest)

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44. Kentucky
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $3,760
> Total GDP per capita: $41,659 (7th lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 14.2% of workforce (22nd highest)
> Median household income: $48,375 (7th lowest)

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43. Missouri
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $3,791
> Total GDP per capita: $46,064 (13th lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 13.0% of workforce (16th lowest)
> Median household income: $53,578 (15th lowest)

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42. Arizona
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $3,795
> Total GDP per capita: $43,096 (11th lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 12.4% of workforce (9th lowest)
> Median household income: $56,581 (23rd lowest)

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41. Pennsylvania
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $3,833
> Total GDP per capita: $55,602 (20th highest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 10.0% of workforce (2nd lowest)
> Median household income: $59,195 (24th highest)

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