Geography of Recovery
Cumulative Change in Employment
Since the Beginning of the Great Recession
The Geography of Recovery map is a dynamic visualization of cumulative employment gains or losses since the beginning of the recession for every metro area in the US that has seasonally-adjusted data. The red and blue bubbles represent how much larger or smaller total employment is in any given month versus employment in December 2007. Simply press play and watch the animation unfold!
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