Virginia Performs shows you how the state is doing in areas that affect the quality of life for you and your family. Explore these pages (main menu above) to learn more about the Commonwealth's performance from region to region and compared to other states. For more data about your own community, you can explore our regional and locality performance maps. You can also see how Virginia state government is working on your behalf on our Agency Planning and Performance pages.
Measuring What Matters
The new Virginia Workforce System Report Card tracks state efforts to create a high-quality, market-responsive workforce for Virginia. The Report Card's measures span multiple agencies and focus on educational attainment, career-oriented skills and outcomes, and a significant emphasis on advanced manufacturing.
Developed by a partnership of the Council on Virginia's Future, the Governor's Office, the Virginia Workforce Council, and the Virginia Career Pathways Workgroup, this Workforce System Report Card is the initial step in a process of research, dialogue, and ongoing refinement to assess and improve Virginia's workforce.
- Explore Virginia's Workforce System Report Card
- Check out Virginia's workforce quality at the national level
The Virginia Workforce System Report Card is the first product in an ongoing Council initiative to develop issue-specific report cards that help accelerate progress on key outcomes.
The Council on Virginia's Future is partnering with the Virginia Chamber of Commerce on BLUEPRINT VIRGINIA, a new Chamber initiatve to develop a long-range, statewide economic strategy that would further propel the state's economy and ensure Virginia's competitiveness in the global marketplace.