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More than a dozen cities in the United States are recovering from the Great Recession with a resurgence in business, housing, and retail activity.
But the recovery may not last as long as the rest of the country does, according to a new report from the Conference Board.
The study, titled “The Big Six: Where America’s Great Cities Are Leading the Recovery,” found that the Great Lakes region in the Midwest is on track to grow faster than any other region in America by 2020, thanks to strong economic growth and an aging population.
While many of the states in the Big Six are experiencing modest job growth, the region’s leaders are working hard to recover from the recession.
Here’s how the states are doing, according the Conference Bureau:The five Great Lakes cities are Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Ohio, and Illinois.
The other two are in Wisconsin and Iowa.
In the Great State, the metro area has more than 400,000 jobs, nearly all in industries related to manufacturing and the service sector, according data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
But those industries, which account for nearly half of the economy, are also suffering from the severe decline in manufacturing that has led to a number of industries closing or being laid off.
The industry in the metro is also reeling from a severe economic downturn in the mid-2000s, and the economic downturn has been especially severe in the area’s manufacturing sector.
The area’s unemployment rate of 4.3% is nearly double the national rate of 5.4%, according to the Bureau.
Still, despite the job gains, the Great Lake region still has one of the nation’s highest unemployment rates.
The Great Lakes, like many other parts of the U.S., has been hit hard by the economic crisis, with the area losing nearly a quarter of its manufacturing jobs since the recession began.
The Great Lakes is home to more than 4 million people and is the region with the highest number of people living below the poverty line.
“The Great Lake is experiencing a particularly challenging period right now, with both job losses and a higher unemployment rate, especially for younger people,” said the Conference’s Michael Pachter.
“It’s the most challenging region of the Great Land, and we’re seeing a lot of people leaving the area for other areas.
The region’s growing population and job opportunities are great, but there’s also a lot to be concerned about.”
Many of the metropolitan areas of the Big 6 have also been hit harder by the downturn, including the Midwestern Midwest, the Southwestern Midwest, and western North Carolina.
While many of those regions have seen growth, some of those areas are still struggling with job losses, according Pachters findings.
“Overall, there are signs of a slowing of growth in the Great American Midwest, which is not good news for many of its small businesses,” he said.
“Even though there are a number [of] metro areas that are experiencing more modest job losses this year, overall, these areas are continuing to see declines in employment and wages, which will impact all of the metro areas,” Pachts said.
The Big 6 met with President Trump in the Oval Office to discuss the recovery.
The region of North Carolina, which borders the Big 12 Conference, saw its unemployment rate decline to 7.6% last year from 9.2% in 2010, according a report from Moody’s Analytics.
North Carolina is also in the midst of the largest state-based job loss since the Great Depression, which has led the state’s Republican governor to call the recovery a “disaster.”
While the Great South has experienced a modest recovery, the rest have seen significant job losses.
The South has the largest number of workers without a job, at 8.1 million, according To the Numbers, a Washington, D.C.-based research group.
The Southeast has seen its unemployment drop from 14.3 to 11.7% in the last year.
The states of Alabama and Georgia have also experienced declines, with unemployment rates of 7.3 and 6.4% respectively.
The states that were most impacted by the Great recession, including Louisiana, Arkansas, and Mississippi, are still recovering from severe job losses caused by the recession and a declining population.
In Mississippi, for instance, the population dropped by nearly 5 million since the downturn began in the recession’s wake.
In the state, the state is experiencing one of its worst economic downturns since the 1930s, according Moody’s.
The state’s unemployment is forecast to rise by almost 3% by 2020 compared to 2020, according The Conference Board’s report.
The recession, coupled with the Great Southern economic turnaround, have helped create a new boom in Louisiana, which was hit hardest by the collapse of oil and gas production in the state in the late 2000s.