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Eugene, OR MSA

Overall Rank: 78      Population: 369,519

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 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 174  192  193  133  111  52  101.24 
1-yr Job Growth2 183  184  110  61  69  82  101.10 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 170  170  181  184  126  33  101.68 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 166  122  132  85  62  70  100.07 
Short-Term Job Growth5 192  190  64  113  81  123  9982.10% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 199  193  185  102  167  88  100.93 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 119  79  51  181  193  72.37 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 63  55  53  61  63  83  0.86 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 106  50  67  74  48  71  5.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)

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