In these reports, you will find information about the key industry clusters that drive economic prosperity in North County. These industrial groupings are defined by their “higher-than-expected” employment concentration in North County and the fact that they sell their goods and services not only to local customers but throughout the state, the country, and the world. As such, these “export-oriented” clusters bring new dollars into North County, fueling our prosperity. You will find data on employment, wages, contributions to North County’s Gross Regional Product, and growth over time compared to the rest of the state and the nation. These reports will be updated every 6 months, so look for updated reports to be released in July 2023.

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