An interactive visualization of Wichita-area employment by industry.
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From the Wichita Pachyderm Club this week: Michael Monteferrante. He is President and CEO of Envision, Inc. and Chairman of the Wichita Regional Chamber of Commerce. This audio presentation or podcast was recorded on September 6, 2019.
A visualization of employment, labor force, and unemployment rate for metropolitan areas, now with data through May 2019.
The City of Wichita lost 1,052 in population from 2017 to 2018, a decline of 0.27 percent.
Among the nation's 383 metropolitan areas, Wichita ranked 347th for personal income growth.
We should be wary of government planning in general. But when those who have been managing and planning the foundering Wichita-area economy want to step up their management of resources, we risk compounding our problems.
Wichita Mayor Jeff Longwell's State of the City video doesn't seem to be based on reality.
The population of the Wichita MSA fell from 2017 to 2018, and net domestic migration continues at a high level.
Wichita city leaders will latch onto any good news, no matter from how flimsy the source. But they ignore the news they don't like, even though it may come from the U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, or U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.
Wichita city officials promote an article that presents an unrealistic portrayal of the local economy.
Data from the United States Census Bureau shows that the Wichita metropolitan area has lost many people to domestic migration, and the situation is not improving.
Jobs are forecasted to grow in Wichita in 2019, but the forecasted rate is low.
Census data show Sedgwick County continues to fall behind the nation in two key measures.
For the Wichita metropolitan area in October 2018, jobs are up, the labor force is up, and the unemployment rate is down, compared to the same month one year ago. Seasonal data shows a slowdown in the rate of job growth.
For the Wichita metropolitan area in September 2018, jobs are up, the labor force is up, and the unemployment rate is down, compared to the same month one year ago.
For the Wichita metropolitan area in August 2018, jobs are up, the unemployment rate is down, and the labor force is smaller, compared to the same month one year ago.
We have a lot of neat stuff in Wichita. Other cities do, too.
Those who supported higher sales taxes in Wichita also support one Sedgwick County Commission District 4 Republican candidate exclusively.
The Wichita Regional Chamber of Commerce PAC dedicates a large portion of its spending on placing its crony in office.