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Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN MSA

Overall Rank: 53      Population: 1,283,429

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 96  84  63  58  58  62  100.99 
1-yr Job Growth2 85  47  66  73  66  61  103.25 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 110  109  85  57  59  32  101.72 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 94  110  36  106  52  49  102.05 
Short-Term Job Growth5 12  49  105  96  55  73  10050.36% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 89  14  37  52  42  65  102.24 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 123  33  99  106  147  67  104.96 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 159  147  164  154  159  160  0.49 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 160  109  129  114  115  118  3.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)

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