[Tables courtesy of Economagic]
Total Non-Farm Employment, Milwaukee-Waukesha MSA, 1990-2010
The metro area's employment grew roughly 5 percent over the period. A meager .25 percent per year. The MSA's population grew about 8 percent over the period.
Total Non-Farm Employment, Wisconsin, 1990-2010
State employment grew almost 20 percent over the period. 1 percent annually. The State's population increased almost 16 percent over the time-frame.
Unemployment Level, U.S. and Wisconsin, 1980-2010