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Key Indicators for Understanding Our Region

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Economy / Job Growth

Over the five-year period from May 2010 to May 2015, the Pittsburgh region gained 57,500 nonfarm jobs. Pittsburgh's job growth rate over the past five years was 5.1 percent, below the benchmark average of 8.3 percent.


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Data source(s):

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Job totals are in thousands.

Current month data are preliminary.

All data are 'not seasonally adjusted' figures.