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  • By the numbers
    • 2ranking for most improved economic health (1)
    • 5ranking for most private job creation among states (2)
    • 2ranking for most attractive state for aerospace manufacturing and R&D facilities (3)
    • 50million college skilled-trades equipment fund is largest investment by any state (4)
    • 12billion dollars invested in properties in Detroit since 2006 (5)
    • 1ranking based on Index of State Budget Process Quality (6)
    • 28% drop in worker’s compensation rates ($32 million premium savings to Michigan businesses)
    • 1,950 burdensome regulations eliminated (7)
    • Source: (1) Bloomberg Business. (2) Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Employment Statistics, seasonally adjusted employment (Dec 2010–Jun 2015 prelim. estimates). (3) Aerospace Manufacturing Attractiveness Ranking, 2015. (4) Michigan Economic Development Corporation, 2015. (5) Detroit Regional Chamber. (6) Federal Funds Information for States, State Budget Process Quality Index, May 2015. (7) Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs.