Skip to content
  ETA Home   Performance and Administration>   charts>   PY2003>    

PY03 Older Youth Employment Retention Rate State Rankings

This map shows the Employment Retention Rate rankings for the WIA Older Youth program in PY 03. The rate ranges from a high of 98.1% in the District of Columbia to a low of 63.0% in Delaware. The map highlights the ten highest and lowest states for this measure. The ten highest states in order are the District of Columbia, Idaho, Nebraska, Wyoming, Puerto Rico, Iowa, Nevada, New Jersey, Utah and Arkansas. The ten lowest states from top to bottom are California, Massachusetts, Arizona, Vermont, South Carolina, New York, Maine, New Hampshire, Alaska and Delaware.

PY03  Older Youth  Employment Retention Rate State

Table 1


PY 03 Older Youth Employment Retention Rate State Rankings
Rank
States
Outcome
Remarks
1
District of Columbia 98.1
Top Ten
2
Idaho 90.5
Top Ten
2
Nebraska 90.5
Top Ten
4
Wyoming 90.1
Top Ten
5
Puerto Rico 89.8
Top Ten
6
Iowa 89.6
Top Ten
6
Nevada 89.6
Top Ten
8
New Jersey 88.7
Top Ten
9
Utah 88.2
Top Ten
10
Arkansas 87.5
Top Ten
11
North Carolina 87.2
Mode
12
Kentucky 86.9
Mode
13
Oklahoma 86.0
Mode
14
North Dakota 85.9
Mode
15
South Dakota 85.7
Mode
16
Maryland 85.5
Mode
17
Louisiana 85.3
Mode
17
Mississippi 85.3
Mode
19
Minnesota 84.2
Mode
20
Wisconsin 83.6
Mode
21
Kansas 83.5
Mode
22
Montana 83.3
Mode
22
Tennessee 83.3
Mode
24
Illinois 82.9
Mode
24
New Mexico 82.9
Mode
26
West Virginia 82.6
Mode
27
Indiana 82.1
Mode
28
Colorado 81.8
Mode
29
Virginia 81.7
Mode
30
Texas 81.1
Mode
31
Missouri 80.8
Mode
31
Rhode Island 80.8
Mode
33
Georgia 80.7
Mode
33
Michigan 80.7
Mode
35
Florida 80.5
Mode
36
Washington 80.2
Mode
37
Hawaii 79.8
Mode
37
Ohio 79.8
Mode
39
Oregon 79.5
Mode
40
Alabama 79.3
Mode
41
Connecticut 79.0
Mode
42
Pennsylvania 78.7
Mode
43
California 78.3
Bottom Ten
44
Massachusetts 77.8
Bottom Ten
45
Arizona 77.4
Bottom Ten
45
Vermont 77.4
Bottom Ten
47
South Carolina 77.1
Bottom Ten
48
New York 75.9
Bottom Ten
49
Maine 75.8
Bottom Ten
50
New Hampshire 68.6
Bottom Ten
51
Alaska 64.3
Bottom Ten
52
Delaware 63.0
Bottom Ten