February 04, 2010 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Employment declines in metropolitan divisions, December 2008–December 2009

Change in nonfarm payroll employment, selected metropolitan divisions, December 2008–December 2009
Metropolitan area and division Change in employment, December 2008 – December 2009 (P)

Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL






Lake County-Kenosha County


Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA


Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale


Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine


New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY


Edison-New Brunswick




New York-White Plains-Wayne




(P) Data for December 2009 are preliminary.

These data featured in the TED article, Employment declines in metropolitan divisions, December 2008–December 2009.




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