New Hanover County

New Hanover County is a participating Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in earning their certified status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to May 31, 2019

Goals updated only for participating counties

66%

of goals attained

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 288 2946
Current 54 280
Transitioning 1039 682
Workforce category not identified 79
Goals Actual
Employers Supporting 186 15

New Hanover County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 2900 617 1414 690 179
College 46 6 30 8 +
Current Private 160 27 92 33 8
Public 120 31 63 24 +
Transitioning Adult Education 42 12 27 + 0
Unemployed 638 173 347 107 11
Recent Veteran + 0 0 + 0
Workforce category not identified 79 24 36 16 +
Totals 3987 890 2009 883 205

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

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Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 288 2946
Current 54 280
Transitioning 1039 682
Workforce category not identified 79
Goals Actual
Employers
Supporting
186 15

Improved ACT NCRC


To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 14 1 2 0
Bronze 16 0 0
Silver 6 0
Gold 0

About ACT


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This website reports the ACT® WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates earned at the county and state level and the progress being made by those participating states and counties in the ACT Work Ready Community initiative. This site only represents data stored in the ACT RegiSTAR™ system, a web-based reporting and management tool for ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates.


State and national ACT WorkKeys NCRC data runs from January 2006 through May 31, 2019 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through May 31, 2019 , while national job profile data reaches back to 1993. Again, please note that county-level ACT WorkKeys NCRC data collection began in January 2012 for WorkKeys Internet Version, and in July 2012 for pencil and paper assessments. State and national certificate totals include historical data prior to 2012.


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