Job Competition by Metro Area

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Unemployed/Job Seeker Per Unique Job // May 2010

Top 10 Best Metro Areas for Job Seekers
Metro Area Paducah-Cape Girardeau-Harrisburg
1

1 unique job

1 job

per # of job seekers / unemployed
2 2 3 4 4 4 4 4 5 5

#

1

Burlington-Plattsburgh
1

El Paso (Las Cruces)
1

Washington, DC (Hagerstown)
1

Des Moines-Ames
1

Portland-Auburn
1

Omaha:
1

Shreveport
1

West Palm Beach-Fort Pierce
1

Lexington

Top 10 Worst Metro Areas for Job Seekers
Metro Area 1 unique job
1 job

per # of job seekers / unemployed

#

1

Fresno-Visalia Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen Las Vegas Detroit Miami-Fort Lauderdale Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto Flint-Saginaw-Bay City Fort Myers-Naples Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek Los Angeles
1

44 29 24 22 22 20 20 20 18 17

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

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