More than half of Oregon's new jobs will be concentrated in Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas counties.
Together, the counties should pick up 137,200 new jobs from 2012 to 2022, a 16 percent rate of expansion.
Many of the metro-area trends mirror the statewide forecast: construction will expand the most, but healthcare and business-services companies will add the most jobs in Multnomah and Washington counties. Trade, transportation and utilities will produce the most jobs in Clackamas counties.
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