The Nebraska Department of Labor has released reports detailing results from the labor availability study of Panhandle area businesses and households. The reports are based on business and household surveys and are part of a joint research project involving the Departments of Labor and Economic Development and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Bureau of Business Research and Bureau of Sociological Research. Data was collected prior to the pandemic.
The Panhandle Labor Availability Report, Hiring and Training Needs Report and Skills Gaps Report can be found online at NEworks.nebraska.gov on the Labor Market Information Publications page.
The reports include: