The state's unemployment rate is at just 2.8 percent and job growth has accelerated, perplexing economists.
Leeds School Of Business
The state’s rate rose slightly to 3.1 percent in December 2017, because more people entered the workforce than obtained jobs.
2018 will bring jobs. In fact, CU's outlook is forecasting 47,100 new jobs.
Colorado business leaders have confidence the U.S. economy is growing – but their optimism is greatest looking at the state.