Pennsylvania - LSGL Analysis of County Growth by Selected Industry, 1969-2015
Pennsylvania

Introduction & Summary

The Performance of Your Industry: How Does It Stack Up?

Leading...or Lagging? Gaining...or Slipping?

Stronger...or Weaker? Better...or Worse?

Borrowing from an approach that sometimes appears in the finance sections of the popular press, LSGL analysis is a handy and versatile way to compare, portray and classify the patterns of growth across all of Pennsylvania's 67 counties.
Here, we adopt this approach to gauge and compare the growth of Pennsylvania's county counties over the latest available year (2015) against the backdrop of their growth over the previous decade (2006-2015). In so doing, we classify their growth and performance into 4 broad categories: Leading, Slipping, Gaining and Lagging. Particular attention is given to highlighting and assessing the growth of a specific selected major industry sector.
This LSGL module dynamically generates and calibrates a barometer for gauging the economic growth and performance of the 67 counties of Pennsylvania wherein "...unlike in the land of Lake Wobegon, not all the counties are above average."

Directions

  1. From the "Analysis Options Menu" to the right, select an indicator of interest to contrast and compare results.

Additional Suggested Analysis

To compare and examine the structure and growth of any two major industry sectors click on the map below.

Wholesale Tradevs. Manufacturing

Employment by County, 2015

Employment by County, 2015
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