NC Commerce

Labor and Economic Analysis Division, Department of Commerce

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Frequently Asked Questions

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What is Labor Market Information?

Labor Market Information (LMI) activities involve the collecting, analyzing, reporting and publishing of data on economic activities to describe and predict the relationship between labor demand and supply. Specifically, it can include the number of people employed, the wages they are earning, their occupations, the location of their workplace in relation to where they live, the number of people available to work in a given area, and the occupations that will be in demand in the future.

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