Florida Named 6th Fastest Growing Economy in U.S.

Now that the recovery appears to finally be taking hold, Business Insider decided to see how that recovery was being felt across the country. We ranked each state on how eight economic measures have grown or shrunk in recent years: the unemployment rate, the number of non-farm payroll jobs, gross domestic product, average wages, the working age (18-64) population, value of international exports, house prices, and auto sales. READ MORE.