JLL New York Chart of the Week
- Of the 655,000 private sector jobs created in the state from 2004 to 2014, NYC accounted for 89.0 percent of net gains – making it an integral part of the state’s economy.
- In 2014, 46.5 percent of the state’s private sector jobs were in NYC, up from 43.0 percent in 2004. All other metro area shares declined across the same period.
- NYC’s private sector job growth has been fueled by education/health, leisure, retail and the creative sector, which accounted fi 84.3 percent of net gains in the last decade.
Source: Center for Urban Future, NY State Dept. of Labor, JLL Research
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