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Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI MD

Overall Rank: 84      Population: 2,559,000

The 2014 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 149  73  13  27  85  68  102.22 
1-yr Job Growth2 27  47  84  88  51  75  100.11 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 185  173  135  27  78  59  102.80 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 33  79  72  25  77  100.95 
Short-Term Job Growth5 115  162  80  60  84  176  9880.63% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 135  92  32  25  58  68  104.02 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 69  72  48  71  42  77  100.02 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 61  63  63  61  53  65  0.99 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 68  83  114  143  71  112  3.0 

2013-2014 Growth Comparison (by score)