San Diego Employment Growth in Pictures

Submitted by Rich Toscano on January 29, 2009 - 8:46pm

Continuing with this week's attempt to be light on words and heavy on pictures, here is a look at year-over-year job growth for each month over the past two years, ending with the most recent estimates as of December:

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Submitted by 4plexowner on January 29, 2009 - 9:20pm.

good work Rich, as always

I don't think I'd label a graph that looked like this one with the word "growth"

Submitted by peterb on January 29, 2009 - 11:27pm.

Now we're talking. The last graph of recession comparisons is a nice one. Anything from 1970's?

Thanks Rich.

Submitted by sdduuuude on January 30, 2009 - 2:44pm.

As a professor of mine once said ...

"A word is worth a milli-picture."

Submitted by greekfire on January 31, 2009 - 1:26am.

All I can say is WOW. The orange line representing the overall job growth dynamic seems to have fallen off a cliff. As I have stated before, employment is the last pillar that is holding up a total collapse. I hope I am wrong.

Submitted by chrisvt on February 5, 2009 - 2:37pm.

Interesting that construction looks somewhat stable? Or did it just get hit harder, sooner? Maybe the same with real estate and finance? all I can say is...ouch!

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