• ND ranks #1 for job growth US Chamber of Commerce
  • ND ranks in the nation's top 5 states with the most jobs available Juju Job Search Engine
  • ND named #1 in Beacon Hill's annual State Competitiveness Report Beacon Hill Institute
  • ND has lowest jobless rate in the nation at only 3.6% Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • ND has fastest average commute time in the nation, only 16.6 minutes US Census Bureau
  • ND ranks 2nd in the nation for economic performance Beacon Hill Institute
  • ND ranks #1, #2 for lowest residential, commercial electricity rates US Energy Information Administration
  • ND is #3 in nation for residents age 25-34 with a college degree US Census Bureau
  • ND makes top 10 states with the most economic confidence Gallup Economic Confidence Index
  • ND is 11th Best State for Business and Careers