Special Report

States With The Biggest And Smallest Governments

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35. Utah
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $4,047
> Total GDP per capita: $49,740 (23rd lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 13.8% of workforce (25th lowest)
> Median household income: $68,358 (13th highest)

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34. Nevada
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $4,065
> Total GDP per capita: $48,189 (18th lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 10.0% of workforce (the lowest)
> Median household income: $58,003 (25th lowest)

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33. Alabama
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $4,078
> Total GDP per capita: $40,279 (6th lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 16.1% of workforce (10th highest)
> Median household income: $48,123 (6th lowest)

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32. Rhode Island
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $4,123
> Total GDP per capita: $50,827 (24th lowest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 10.1% of workforce (3rd lowest)
> Median household income: $63,870 (15th highest)

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31. Ohio
> State and local gov’t. GDP per capita: $4,127
> Total GDP per capita: $51,456 (25th highest)
> State and local gov’t. employees: 12.5% of workforce (11th lowest)
> Median household income: $54,021 (16th lowest)

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