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Region and Divisional Demand Indicator

December 2016

Region/Division States Generalist/Staff Managers Specialized
Northeast   2.83 2.85 3.12
Middle Atlantic NJ, NY, PA 2.87 2.93 3.31
New England CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT 2.72 2.64 2.60
Midwest   3.21 3.44 3.27
East North Central IL, IN, MI, OH, WI 3.14 3.57 3.31
West North Central IA, KS, MN, MO, NE, ND, SD 3.37 3.04 n/a
South   3.08 3.39 3.22
East South Central AL, KY, MS, TN 3.38 3.31 3.13
South Atlantic DE, DC, FL, GA, MD, NC, SC, VA, WV 2.70 3.09 3.20
West South Central AR, LA, OK, TX 3.54 3.92 n/a
West   3.27 3.82 4.00
Mountain AZ, CO, ID, MT, NV, NM, UT, WY 2.92 3.48 n/a
Pacific AK, CA, HI, OR, WA 3.42 3.98 n/a

Region and divisional ratings are population-adjusted (weighted) values.


Demand Categories

  1. Demand is much less than the pharmacist supply available
  2. Demand is less than the pharmacist supply available
  3. Demand in balance with supply
  4. Moderate demand; some difficulty filling open positions
  5. High demand; difficult to fill open positions
Data and information are provided for informational purposes only. Neither the Pharmacy Workforce Center nor any of its affiliates shall be liable for any errors or delays in the content or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.