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Large Cities 2013

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL MSA

Overall Rank: 15      Population: 3,032,171

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 171  162  100  52  43  20  101.93 
1-yr Job Growth2 40  50  56  51  28  33  105.59 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 165  169  156  105  73  39  101.56 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 160  119  46  99  65  56  101.58 
Short-Term Job Growth5 66  13  104  47  32  17  10156.89% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 166  166  168  144  93  47  103.39 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 160  110  130  113  65  63  106.17 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 67  66  78  78  76  70  0.97 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 47  36  25  26  21  32  8.0 

2012-2013 Growth Comparison (by score)

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