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Large Cities 2014

Norwich-New London, CT MSA

Overall Rank: 123      Population: 269,000

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 91  110  143  199  144  179  93.18 
1-yr Job Growth2 179  116  179  188  196  28  100.89 
5-yr Wages & Salaries Growth3 121  159  195  198  191  188  87.06 
1-yr Wages & Salaries Growth4 184  186  192  187  197  121  99.67 
Short-Term Job Growth5 192  193  173  93  93  50  10071.62% 
5-yr Relative HT GDP Growth6 200  200  198  198  182  190  75.80 
1-yr Relative HT GDP Growth7 181  120  168  196  185  157  96.11 
High-Tech GDP LQ8 37  31  34  39  39  46  1.11 
# of HT GDP LQs Over 19 68  49  56  48  97  88  4.0 

2013-2014 Growth Comparison (by score)