Columbia Basin Industry Employment Projections, 2019-2029

Columbia Basin Industry Employment Projections, 2019-2029

by Dallas Fridley

November 24, 2020

The two-county Columbia Basin area (Morrow and Umatilla) is expected to add 3,010 jobs from 2019 to 2029, with total employment rising to 44,620....

Eastern Oregon Projected to Add 5,200 Jobs by 2029

Eastern Oregon Projected to Add 5,200 Jobs by 2029

by Tony Wendel

November 9, 2020

According to the Oregon Employment Department’s 2019-2029 Industry Employment Projections, the Eastern Oregon area (Baker, Grant, Harney, Malheur, Morrow,...

Morrow County’s Payroll Grows Five Percent in 2019 Despite Employment Loss

Morrow County’s Payroll Grows Five Percent in 2019 Despite Employment Loss

by Dallas Fridley

September 28, 2020

Morrow County’s total all-industries payroll grew by $14.7 million in 2019 to total $331.9 million, an increase of 5 percent....

Umatilla County’s 2019 Payroll Rises with Gains in Information and Health Services

Umatilla County’s 2019 Payroll Rises with Gains in Information and Health Services

by Dallas Fridley

September 22, 2020

Umatilla County’s total all-industries payroll grew by $80.5 million in 2019 to total $1.3 billion, a robust increase of...

Labor Force Participation Can Be a Bumpy Ride

Labor Force Participation Can Be a Bumpy Ride

by Christopher Rich

September 14, 2020

Eastern Oregon’s labor force participation rate dipped by 0.5 percentage point in 2019, decreasing to 60.0 percent. Seven counties in the region saw a...

QI Stats QI Stats

Unemployment Rate

October 2020
Released Nov 24, 2020
6.6%
Seasonally Adjusted
The unemployment rate for Baker County declined by 0.9% over the last month.
0.9% PTS

Total Unemployed

October 2020
Released Nov 24, 2020
486
Seasonally Adjusted
The total number of unemployed in Baker County declined by -39 over the last month.
-39

Nonfarm Employment

October 2020
Released Nov 24, 2020
5,420
Not Seasonally Adjusted
Nonfarm employment in Baker County declined by -70 over the last month.
-70
Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
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Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
 

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