Statistics report on the state of Washington


This report presents a range of statistics and facts about the U.S. state Washington. It includes an overview of the state of the economy and population of Washington, and follows up with information on the employment and earnings situation in the state. Finally, it closes with details of the state and local government finances, as well as metropolitan area particulars.

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  • Basic Statistic Population in the states of the U.S. 2022
  • Premium Statistic Resident population in Washington 1960-2022
  • Basic Statistic Population share of Washington 2022, by age group
  • Premium Statistic Population of Washington 2022, by race and ethnicity
  • Premium Statistic U.S. educational attainment in Washington 2022
  • Premium Statistic U.S. projected state population by state 2040


  • Basic Statistic U.S. real gross domestic product 2022, by state
  • Basic Statistic U.S. real GDP of Washington 2000-2023
  • Premium Statistic U.S. annual GDP growth in Washington state 2000-2022
  • Basic Statistic U.S. real per capita GDP 2023, by state
  • Basic Statistic U.S. real value added to GDP in Washington 2022, by industry
  • Premium Statistic U.S. number business establishments in Washington 2021, by industry
  • Premium Statistic U.S. top companies in Washington 2021, by revenue

Employment & Earnings

  • Premium Statistic U.S. number of nonfarm employees in Washington 2000-2022
  • Premium Statistic U.S. number of nonfarm employees in Washington 2022, by industry
  • Premium Statistic U.S. unemployment rate in Washington 1992-2023
  • Premium Statistic U.S. average annual pay of employees in Washington 2001-2023
  • Basic Statistic U.S. Washington median household income 1990-2022
  • Basic Statistic U.S. per capita personal income in Washington 2000-2022
  • Basic Statistic U.S. Washington poverty rate 2000-2022

State & Local Government

  • Premium Statistic U.S. Washington state and local government funding FY 2004-2021
  • Basic Statistic U.S. state and local government outstanding debt 2021, by state
  • Premium Statistic U.S. state and local government debt in Washington FY 2000-2022

Metro Areas

  • Basic Statistic U.S. unemployment rates for large metropolitan areas 2024
  • Basic Statistic U.S. metropolitan areas 2021, by median household income
  • Basic Statistic Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue metro area population in the U.S. 2010-2022
  • Premium Statistic U.S. Seattle metro area GDP 2001-2022

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