News Ticker

Which Job Is The Most Unique In Your State? (INFOGRAPHIC)

MentalFloss teamed up with Economic Modeling Specialists Intl., a CareerBuilder company, to determine the “most unique” job in each state using a measurement called location quotient (LQ).

How They Measured the “Most Unique” Jobs

Location quotient measures job concentration. For this analysis, LQ compares the percentage share of a state’s workforce in a given occupation to the percentage share of the nationwide workforce in that occupation. A location quotient of 1.0 means that percent employment for the state matches the nation.

And here are the results… (Drum roll…)

unique jobs in each state

 

Related article

 

About Scott Aughtmon (1832 Articles)
I’m author of the book 51 Content Marketing Hacks. I am also a regular contributor to ContentMarketingInstitute.com and I am the person behind the popular infographic 21 Types of Content We Crave. I’m a business strategist, consultant, content creation specialist, and speaker. I’ve been studying effective marketing and business methods (both online and offline) since 1999. ===> If you would like to see ways that we could work together, then please click here to learn more.