This election cycle, Super Tuesday will fall on March 1st. On this day, candidates from both parties will vie for delegates in 11 states and Republicans will hold caucuses in three additional states. Typically, candidates can pick up more delegates on Super Tuesday than on any other day during the nominating process—and the outcome on March 1st could be an important indicator of which two candidates will face off in the general election this fall.
Among the many factors that play into voters’ decisions, jobs, unemployment and the minimum wage are hot topics as always. In fact, 86% of Americans say that the economy will be extremely or very important to their vote in November—a significantly higher percentage than for any other issue.
To get a better understanding of the economies of the states in question, we did a quick run-down of their labor markets. Take a look at the full infographic: