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Local Employment and Unemployment

Metropolitan Pittsburgh’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased from 4.2 percent in November 2018 to 4.3 percent in November 2019. During that period, the number of…

Year-​Over-​Year Job Growth

The Pittsburgh region lost over 4000 jobs between November 2018 and November 2019, a .38 percent decrease over the year. That percentage falls below the…

Median Household Income

Median household income increased 2.03 percent to reach $59,710 a year in the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Statistical Area in 2018. Among the benchmark regions, Pittsburgh had…

Median Household Income by Race & Ethnicity

Median household income increased 2.03 percent to reach $59,710 a year in the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Statistical Area in 2018. Among the benchmark regions, Pittsburgh had…

Unemployment Rate

The Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area’s unemployment rate — seasonally adjusted — decreased a total of 1 percentage points from January 2018 to January 2019 to 3.8

Age of Population

Pittsburgh remains one of the oldest metropolitan regions in the nation. The selective out migration of younger workers shifted the age structure of the region…
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