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Supporting the Success of Your Business

As the leading voice for Connecticut businesses, we advocate at the state Capitol for policies that support job creation, foster economic growth, and help businesses compete. Companies large and small across a diverse range of industries rely on us for business-critical resources, products, and services that help them grow and succeed.

By the Numbers: Tracking Connecticut’s Economy

Follow Connecticut's progress as we work together to improve our business climate, create jobs, and drive economic growth.

12-month

Job Growth

+2%

U.S. Rank #38

December 2022

COVID Recovery

89%

U.S.: 106%

December 2022

Unemployment

4.2%

U.S. Rank #41

November 2022

Job Openings

102,000

Monthly Change +6.3%

December 2022

Labor Participation

64.2%

U.S. Rank #16

Q3 2022

Cost of Living

115.4

U.S. Rank #42

Q3 2022

GDP

+2.5%

U.S. Rank #26

Q3 2022

Personal Income

+4.9%

U.S. Rank #25

Transform Connecticut Pledge

Open the doors to opportunity and make our economy more vibrant, robust, and equitable!

January 2023

State Legislators

84

Signed the Pledge

January 2023

Organizations & Residents

+400

Signed the Pledge

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CBIA IS FIGHTING TO MAKE CONNECTICUT A TOP STATE FOR BUSINESS, JOBS, AND ECONOMIC GROWTH. A BETTER BUSINESS CLIMATE MEANS A BRIGHTER FUTURE FOR EVERYONE.