The Florida Scorecard: Metrics to help secure Florida's future.

State of Florida Metrics

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Florida FutureCast

Florida Population 07/27/2021

Job Change

Jobs Year Over Year Change

358,300

Net New Jobs Needed by 2030

2 M

Children in Poverty

20.1%

(Decreasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

829,342

(Decreasing)

3rd Grade Reading Scores

54%

(Declining)

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100%

2030 Goal

Florida Gap Map

Open Jobs

528,300

(Increasing)

523,000

Unemployed Persons (Increasing)

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

(Increasing)

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Jobs Year Over Year Change

358,300

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3rd Grade Reading Scores

54%

(Declining)

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100%

2030 Goal

State of Florida Visitors

$98.8

Billion Visitor Spending

86.7

Million Visitors

State Housing Starts & Sales

12,702

Starts (Declining)

30,985

Sales (Declining)

Income Migration

$1.19M

Per Hour

Poverty Rate

14.0%

(Better)

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Consumer Sentiment

82.7

(Improving)

High School Graduation Rate

90.0%

(Improving)

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Sales Tax Revenue

$3.292

Billion per Month (Declining)

Voter Participation

77%

(Improving)

Right / Wrong Direction

Land in Conservation

28%