Best-Performing Cities
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Large Cities 2013

Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley, CA Metropolitan Division

Overall Rank: 18      Population: 2,764,960

The 2013 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 174  177  164  101  53  44  103.75 
1-yr Job Growth2 184  176  44  17  52  53  100.92 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 167  156  153  132  85  49  101.02 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 148  110  126  27  56  48  100.47 
Short-Term Job Growth5 154  131  135  60  101  57  10073.00% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 123  96  58  69  58  45  106.05 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 47  142  72  146  118  19  103.48 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 34  28  18  23  21  18  1.61 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 14.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)

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