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Legislator Occupations Eastern Region Table 1

 

Legislators' Occupations for Eastern Region States- Table 1, 2007 (percentages)

Occupation

Connecticut

Delaware

Maine

Mass.

New Hampshire

Attorney

21.6%

3.2%

9.0%

22.7%

4.4%

Full-Time Legislator

26.5%

17.7%

2.1%

57.7%

.5%

Business Owner

7.6%

11.3%

11.7%

4.6%

6.3%

Agriculture

0.0%

0.00%

3.7%

1.01%

0.00%

Retired

4.9%

4.8%

27.6%

0.00%

41.2%

Business: Executive/Manager

8.1%

11.3%

5.9%

1.0%

5.8%

Educator: K-12

6.0%

12.9%

6.9%

3.5%

5.1%

Business: Non-manager

1.1%

6.5%

5.9%

0.5%

2.9%

Consultant/Professional/Nonprofit

10.3%

6.5%

9.0%

4.6%

10.2%

Real Estate

6.5%

1.6%

2.1%

0.5%

4.6%

Insurance

0.0%

6.5%

0.0%

1.0%

0.2%

Communications/Arts

2.2%

3.2%

4.3%

0.5%

3.4%

Medical

1.6%

0.0%

5.9%

2.0%

2.7%

Government Employee: Local

1.1%

1.6%

2.1%

0.0%

2.4%

Educator: College

1.1%

6.5%

1.6%

1.0%

1.7%

Homemaker

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

4.12%

Engineer/Scientist/Architect

1.1%

4.8%

0.5%

0.0%

2.4%

Accountant

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

0.2%

Government Employee: State

0.5%

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

0.5%

Clergy

0.0%

0.0%

1.06%

0.0%

0.0%

Labor Union

0.0%

1.61%

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

Student

0.0%

0.0%

0.5%

0.0%

1.7%

Information Not Available

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

Insufficient Information

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

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