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

8.3

Elizabethtown, KY

6.3

Logan, UT-ID

5.2

Kankakee-Bradley, IL

4.9

Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI

2.4

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

2.1

Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, TX

1.8

Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX

1.8

Indianapolis-Carmel, IN

-1.0

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA

-1.3

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA

-1.5

Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA

-1.6

Ocean City, NJ

-4.2

Pascagoula, MS

-4.2

Bloomington, IN

-4.6

Missoula, MT

-4.6

Grand Junction, CO

-4.7

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

 

 

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