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Industry Clusters of L.A. County – New Research

By March 3, 2014 No Comments

Which L.A. industries employ more than the U.S. average?

The LAEDC Economic and Policy Analysis Group has just published new data for employment in the key industry clusters in L.A. County.  The data provides a view into key export-oriented (“traded”) clusters, and by looking at the “Location Quotient,” or LQ, you can see how much more concentrated an industry is here in L.A. County, compared to the U.S. average.  Knowing our economy’s key employment industries is advantageous when considering long-term economic strategy.

LA County Clusters – Most Recent Data (2012)