Mississippi's Business - A monthly publication which includes leading and coincident economic indicators and other topics of interest.
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The Mississippi Economic Outlook presents the state economic outlook and forecast. Tables provide details of recent state and national trends, as well as the state five-year forecast. Published quarterly.
Raising the Minimum Wage in Mississippi: An Econometric Analysis, 2014
The Fiscal and Economic Impacts of Medicaid Expansion in Mississippi, 2014-2025. An Economic Brief From the University Research Center Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning. This analysis was conducted solely to provide fiscal and economic projections of Medicaid expansion in Mississippi and may not be appropriate for other purposes.
Legislative Economic Briefing - The Economic Briefing is an annual publication presenting an overview of Mississippi's fiscal status for the current and following fiscal years. Revenues, expenditures and ending balances are addressed. Historical summary statistics are also provided.
The Annual Tax Expenditure Report - The Tax Expenditure Annual Report Act defines a tax expenditure as "any statutory provision or state agency regulation which exempts, in whole or in part, any specific class or classes of persons, income, goods, services, or property from established state taxes, including, but not limited to, those provisions known as tax deductions, tax allowances, tax exclusions, tax credits, and tax exemptions." A tax expenditure report shows that revenues foregone due to tax code provisions have the same kind of effect as direct budgetary expenditures. The report also provides a vehicle for annual legislative review of tax expenditures similar to the review that direct expenditures receive through the appropriation process. For archived copies not listed below click here. View Archives
Handbook of Selected Data - A collection of maps giving county information on a wide variety of topics, including population, income, education, employment, and much more.
State: Population by County, 2010
State: Population by County, 2000
State: Percentage Change in Population by County, 2000 to 2010
State: Nonwhite Percentage of Population by County, 2010
State: Population per Square Mile by County, 2010
State: Urban Percentage of the Population by County, 2010
State: Population Age 65 and Above by County, 2010
State: Voting Age Population by County, 2010
State: Projected Population, 2015
State: Projected Population, 2020
State: Projected Population, 2025
State: Percentage of the Population 25 Years and Older Who Have at Least a High School Education, 2010-2014
State: Percentage of the Population 25 Years and Older Who Have at Least a Bachelor's Degree, 2010-2014
State: Annual Unemployment and Unemployment Rate, 2014
Change in Annual Labor Force, 2004-2014
State: Percentage of Total Personal Income from Transfer Receipts, 2014
State: Per Capita Income by County, 2014
State: Median Household Income, 2010-2014
State: Percentage of Persons Below the Poverty Level, 2010-2014
State: Percentage of Female Householder Families, No Husband Present, Below the Poverty Level, 2010-2014
State: Square Miles by County, 2010
State: Total Retail Sales by County, Fiscal Year 2013
State: Net Change in Manufacturing Establishments, 2003-2013
State: Business Births and Deaths by County, 2011
State: Number of Hospitals and Hospital Beds, 2014
State: Physicians by County, 2015
State: Active Dentists by County, 2014
Population Projections - Mississippi Population Projections 2015, 2020, and 2025. Population projections by county, sex and race.
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A Summary Comparison of State Taxes in Selected Southeastern States - This report compares various tax rates and provisions by category in Mississippi to those in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, South Carolina and Tennessee.