Best-Performing Cities
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Large Cities 2010

New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division

Overall Rank: 40      Population: 14,413,080

The 2010 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 41  26  25  42  55  59  101.93 
1-yr Job Growth2 32  45  76  86  69  72  100.46 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 76  55  70  142  148  37  102.64 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 193  66  138  127  16  101.94 
Short-Term Job Growth5 132  54  80  79  141  117  9990.00% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 82  64  66  35  35  30  109.28 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 39  35  86  37  34  60  100.33 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 89  95  94  75  76  77  0.89 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 87  63  36  49  89  63  5.0 

2009-2010 Growth Comparison (by score)

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