Research & Data

Population

Indicator

Value

Period

National Rank

Source

Population

19,552,860

2013

4

Census

Foreign-Born Population

3,747,136

2012

n/a

Census

Population That Speaks a Foreign Language

5,090,474

2012

n/a

Census

Labor Force & Employment

Indicator

Value

Period

National Rank

Source

Civilian Labor Force

9,431,471

2013

4

BLS

Total Employment

8,749,058

2013

4

BLS

Non-Farm Employment

7,547,317

2013

4

BLS

Private Industry Employment

6,475,625

2013

4

BLS

Unemployment Rate

7.2%

2013

n/a

BLS

Gross Domestic Product & Income

Indicator

Value

Period

National Rank

Source

Gross Domestic Product (billions)

$777.164

2012

4

BEA

Total Personal Income (billions)

$779.339

2012

4

BEA

Per Capita Personal Income

$40,344

2012

27

BEA

Average Annual Wage

$43,211

2012

n/a

Knowledge & Innovation

Indicator

Value

Period

National Rank

Source

Persons Age 25+ with Bachelor’s Degree or Higher

3,623,069

2012

4

Census

Total R&D Expenditures (billions)

$7.952

2010

15

NSF

Utility Patents Issued

3,953

2013

11

USPTO

Venture Capital Invested (millions) (data extracted Feb. 2014)

$421.0

2013

10

PWC

Global Economic Linkages  (more data)

Indicator

    Value

  Period

      National Rank

Source

Visitors to Florida (millions)

94.7

2013

n/a

VISIT FLORIDA

Total Merchandise Trade (billions)

$158.4

2013

n/a

Census

Merchandise Exports (billions)

$85.5

2013

n/a

Census

Florida-Origin Exports (billions)

$60.5

2013

7

WISER

Merchandise Imports (billions)

$73.0

2013

n/a

Census

Source: Enterprise Florida, Inc.
Primary Data: Standard published government and industry sources