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Job Competition by Metro Area

Unemployed/Job Seeker Per Unique Job (June 2009)

Top 15 Best Metro Areas for Job Seekers

Metro Area

Metro Area 1 unique job

1 unique job

# of job seekers (unemployed)

Metro Area 1 unique job # of job seekers (unemployed)
Des Moines - Ames
Des Moines - Ames
5
5
Washington, DC
Washington, DC
5
5
Omaha
Omaha
5
5
6 West Palm Beach-Fort Pierce 8 Salt Lake City 8 Baltimore 9 Albuquerque-Santa Fe 10
6
West Palm Beach-Fort Pierce
8
Salt Lake City
8
Baltimore
9
Albuquerque-Santa Fe
10
Pittsburgh
10
Oklahoma City
10
Austin
10
Boston
10
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
11
Denver
Dallas-Fort Worth
11
Seattle-Tacoma
11

(results based on statistical approximations)

11 Denver Dallas-Fort Worth 11 Seattle-Tacoma 11 (results based on statistical approximations)

Job Competition by Metro Area

Unemployed/Job Seeker Per Unique Job (June 2009)

Top 15 Worst Metro Areas for Job Seekers

Metro Area 1 unique job # of job seekers (unemployed) 46 Detroit 35 Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle
Metro Area
1 unique job
# of job seekers
(unemployed)
46
Detroit
35
Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle
29
Miami-Fort Lauderdale
28
Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto
Las Vegas
26
25
Greenville-Spartanburg-Asheville
25
Greensboro-High Point-Winston-Salem
25
Los Angeles
25
Providence-New Bedford
23
Cleveland-Akron (Canton)
Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne
22
21
Louisville
Tampa-Saint Petersburg (Sarasota)
21
New York
20
Cincinnati
20

(results based on statistical approximations)

Tampa-Saint Petersburg (Sarasota) 21 New York 20 Cincinnati 20 (results based on statistical approximations)