Best-Performing Cities
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Large Cities 2009

Oklahoma City, OK Metropolitan Statistical Area

Overall Rank: 103      Population: 1,358,450

The 2009 Milken Institute Best-Performing Cities Index ranks U.S. metropolitan areas by how well they are creating and sustaining jobs and economic growth. The components include job, wage and salary, and technology growth. In most years, these give a good indication of the underlying structural performance of regional economics.

Metro's Performance in Each Index Component

Component 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 40  24  18  21  48  57  102.19 
1-yr Job Growth2 87  30  46  68  111  125  99.59 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 27  19  16  11  18  106.03 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 55  45  11  21  50  99  99.52 
Short-Term Job Growth5 29  30  33  20  112  176  9870.00% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 97  125  129  181  172  125  93.43 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 196  145  134  162  37  49  101.06 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 167  156  165  163  178  169  0.44 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 130  131  161  187  175  177  1.0 

2008-2009 Growth Comparison (by score)

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