Goal 6 - Desired Condition 39 - The economy is diverse and broad based.
Traffic Light Scorecard"The economy is diverse and broad based"
PICTURE NEEDS MORE FOCUS
Based on the Following criteria:
Shares of construction and manufacturing employment have significantly been affected over the last 5 years in Albuquerque. Government jobs comprise over 20% of the available employment opportunities in the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area. Eight of ten employment sectors have seen a decrease in the last 5 years. Education and health services have seen the largest increase.
For the most part, employment sector share for Albuquerque and the U.S. are similar. Albuquerque has maintained a larger share of government, professional and business services, and education and health services jobs.
In 2011, Albuquerque citizens considered this desired condition as 37th in importance. Progress was ranked as 32nd among 57 surveyed conditions.
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