US Nursing: Wyoming
Nurses will find that the elements of Wyoming’s economy differ significantly from those of other states. The main drivers are mineral and the travel and tourism sector are the main drivers. Unlike other states, Wyoming does not possess an individual or corporate income tax. The tourism industry accounts for over $1 billion in revenue for the state.
US nurses may be among the six million people visiting Wyoming’s national parks and monuments. Nurses will read that the tourist attractions in Wyoming include Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Devil’s Tower National Monument, and Fossil Butte National Monument. Yellowstone National Park alone receives three million visitors a year.
Also, A US nurse will become aware that agriculture has been an important component of Wyoming’s economic identity. Its overall importance to the performance of Wyoming’s economy has waned. However, it is still an essential part of Wyoming’s culture and lifestyle.