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15. Ohio

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Ohio Score and Ranking

CATEGORY  2022 SCORE  2022 RANK 2021 RANK  2022 GRADE 
WORKFORCE1834138D
INFRASTRUCTURE260211A
COST OF DOING BUSINESS25042A+
ECONOMY1612715C-
LIFE, HEALTH & INCLUSION1502934D+
TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION1661115B+
BUSINESS FRIENDLINESS644347F
EDUCATION922221C+
ACCESS TO CAPITAL4437A
COST OF LIVING391214B+
OVERALL14091510

Economic Profile

Governor: Mike DeWine, Republican

Population: 11,780,017

GDP growth (Q1 2022): -1.8%

Unemployment rate (May 2022): 3.9%

Top corporate tax rate: None (levies a gross receipts tax)

Top individual income tax rate: 3.99%

Gasoline tax: 38.51 cents/gallon

Bond rating (Moody's/S&P): Aa1, stable/AA+, stable

Economic profile sources: U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federation of Tax Administrators, American Petroleum Institute (excluding 18.40 cent/gallon federal tax), Moody's Investor Service, S&P Global Market Intelligence

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