Ratings & Rankings

 

US Metro Economies 

GMP and Employment Report 2014

The United States Conference of Mayors, Prepared by IHS and Global Insight

 

Average Annual Growth of US Metro Area Economies
  US$ Billions %
Rank Growth Ranked by 2020, 7 Year Average Annual Percentage Change 2013 2020 Average Annual
Growth Rate
1 Midland, TX 16.2 24.0 0.1
* 1% higher than any other metro in Country

 

Real GMP Growth Rates
(Average Annual % Change)
Rank   2010-2012 2013 2014 2015
2 Midland, TX 10.3 8.5 7.1 8.4

 

Metro Area Unemployment Rates
(End of Year Value, Percent)
              Change Rate %
Rank Ranked by Lowest Unemployment Rate 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2012-2016
2 Midland, TX 3.3 3.2 3 3 2.9 -0.4

 

Real GMP and Employment Growth Rates, 2013-2015
(% Annual Change)
    % chg Employment % chg Real GMP
Rank Ranked by 2013 Real GMP 2013 2014 2015 2013 2014 2015
120 Midland, TX 5.6 5.5 4.3 8.5 7.1 8.4

 

Gross Metropolitan Product of US Metro Areas
(US$ Billions)
    US$ Billions
Rank  Ranked by 2013 GMP 2012 2013 2014 2015
121 Midland, TX 16.2 17.9 20.0 21.3
*Up 1.3 Billion from the year prior. Included amongst all major metros in US. Ranked 8th in TX

 

Gross Metropolitan Product of U.S. Metro Areas
and Gross State Product of US States
(US$ Billions)
Rank         2013
172 Midland, TX       17.9
* Includes all State totals and major metro areas. Ranked 8th in TX