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Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA MSA

Overall Rank: 134      Population: 934,000

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 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 Score/
Value
5-yr Job Growth1 40  55  102  115  145  137  97.34 
1-yr Job Growth2 114  115  118  133  122  163  98.92 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 90  68  62  103  58  81  101.11 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 145  72  65  105  75  119  99.72 
Short-Term Job Growth5 139  130  151  122  71  86  10010.05% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 153  91  156  129  103  141  88.31 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 83  115  174  54  139  105  98.64 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 108  126  134  124  134  138  0.56 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 91  129  114  115  144  136  2.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)

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