Workforce/Economic Development

State of Working Illinois 2008

Release: January 1, 2008

CTBA working in partnership with Northern Illinois University produced the 2008 State of Working Illinois. The Report is one of the most detailed state analyses ever conducted on the Illinois economy. The report tracks the effects of national and global economic trends, such as rising inequality, on working families throughout the state and provides a wealth of information on jobs, income, and unemployment for each county in the state. The Report also identifies industrial sectors and occupational growth by sector, employment, education and income changes in each region.

State of Working Illinois 2005

Release: November 1, 2005

CTBA working in partnership with Northern Illinois University produced the 2005 State of Working Illinois. The Report is one of the most detailed state analyses ever conducted on the Illinois economy

State of Working Illinois 2007

CTBA working in partnership with Northern Illinois University produced the 2007 State of Working Illinois.  The Report is one of the most detailed state analyses ever conducted on the Illinois economy.