July 1, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Metropolitan area employment, May 2011

Percent change in nonfarm payroll employment, selected metropolitan areas, May 2010-May 2011, not seasonally adjusted
Metropolitan area Percent change

Sandusky, OH


Elizabethtown, KY


Logan, UT-ID


Kankakee-Bradley, IL


Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI


Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX


Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, TX


Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX


Indianapolis-Carmel, IN


Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA


Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA


Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA


Ocean City, NJ


Pascagoula, MS


Bloomington, IN


Missoula, MT


Grand Junction, CO


These data are featured in the TED article, Metropolitan area employment, May 2011.




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