This indicator demonstrates the percentage of private sector jobs across the State of Vermont. In 2018 and 2019, we see similar levels of private sector employment making up 82.9% and 82.8% of all jobs Statewide. This private sector job percentage decreased during calendar year 2020 with significant layoffs due to the impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic. In calendar year 2021, at 82.7%, we can see the private sector employment beginning to rebound to levels seen pre-pandemic due to increased economic activity.
Based on administrative data provided by Vermont employers.