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A First-Rate Workforce Keeps Our Economic Motor Running.


  • North Carolina is ranked #1 in the Southeast for manufacturing jobs.
  • 12-county Piedmont Triad region is home to a workforce 800,000 strong.
  • Nearly two-thirds of the rapidly growing population is between 18 and 64.
  • Workforce is strategically located near major auto assembly and supplier plants.
  • Over 21,000 well-trained military veterans enter the workforce in North Carolina every year (7 major military bases and half of all U.S. Special Forces are here).
  • North Carolina is #10 in the U.S. in total automotive cluster employment (Harvard Business School Cluster Mapping Project).
  • 34 of the top OEMs in the United States are located in North Carolina; 19 of them operate more than one facility.
  • North Carolina is a right to work state with the lowest percentage of union membership in the U.S. at 1.9%.
  • North Carolina is an exceptionally tightknit state. Good jobs have great cultural importance. They are valued and respected in our communities.
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