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January 19, 2010 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Employment declines in U.S. counties, June 200809

Decrease in employment in large counties, June 200809
County Decrease in employment

Oakland, MI


Dallas, TX


San Diego, CA


Wayne, MI


Clark, NV


New York, NY


Orange, CA


Cook, IL


Maricopa, AZ


Los Angeles, CA


These data featured in the TED article, Employment declines in U.S. counties, June 200809.



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