As we all know, Arizona was not immune to the country’s economic struggles over the last few years. With that said, The Arizona Department of Administration’s Office of Employment and Population Statistics has shared some very positive signs and encouraging trends:

And, according to the most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale unemployment rates continue to be near the lowest in the state.

The Manufacturing Sector Continues a Strong Comeback

The manufacturing sector is expected to gain 7000 jobs or 4.7% from 2010 – 2012!

Health and Education are leading Job Growth

While some sectors like Government continue to see large decreases, other sectors such as education, health services a nd hospitality have seen tremendous growth in 2011, which has carried through to 2012.

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