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August 5, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Metropolitan area employment in June 2011

Changes in nonfarm payroll employment, selected metropolitan areas, June 2010–June 2011, not seasonally adjusted
Metropolitan area Employment change

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

62,800

Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH

54,900

Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX

50,900

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

28,700

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA

-11,300

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA

-11,400

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

-13,300

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA

-24,300

 

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

 

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