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Oregon's Economy

A tractor sits in a field with the Strawberry Mountains in the background from Highway 26 in Prairie City. (Oregon State Archives photo)

A tractor sits in a field with the Strawberry Mountains in the background from Highway 26 in Prairie City. (Oregon State Archives Photo)

Historically, Oregon’s economy was based on natural resources: timber, fishing and agriculture. Today, the economy is in transition to add manufacturing and service industries with an emphasis on technology. This section describes Oregon’s economy.

 

Oregon's economy

 

Employment

 

Wages

 

Income

 

Revenue and taxes

 

Sources and more information

Also see: Government Finance