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Visitor Spending for July 2021 decreased 6.8% from Pre-Pandemic July 2019
According to preliminary visitor statistics released by the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) total spending by visitors arriving in July 2021 was $1.58 billion.
Visitor Spending for July 2021 decreased 6.8% from Pre-Pandemic July 2019
Rising Pandemic Uncertainty Delays Hawaii’s Economic Growth
DBEDT released its third quarter 2021 Statistical and Economic Report today. DBEDT revised its economic growth projection for 2021 to 2.7 percent, down from the 3.5 percent projected in May this year.
Rising Pandemic Uncertainty Delays Hawaii’s Economic Growth
Hawaii Joins Silver Jackets Program
Office of Planning and Sustainable Development — The State of Hawaii has partnered with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in a Hawaii Silver Jackets Interagency Collaboration Team under the State’s Hawaii Ocean Resources Management Plan.
Hawaii Joins Silver Jackets Program
Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate at 7.3 Percent in July
DBEDT today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for July was 7.3 percent compared to 7.7 percent in June. Statewide, 598,850 were employed and 47,200 unemployed in July for a total seasonally adjusted labor force of 646,000.
Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate at 7.3 Percent in July
DBEDT Releases 2020 State of Hawaii Data Book
DBEDT today released the 2020 edition of the “State of Hawaii Data Book.”
DBEDT Releases 2020 State of Hawaii Data Book
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