Metros with more jobs in vulnerable industries saw bigger jumps in unemployment
Change in unemployment rate vs. percentage of jobs in highly-affected industries. Bubble sizes represent population.
The original Brookings Institution analysis included unemployment data to September, adapted here to include October and population size.
Highly-affected industries: Publishing, motion picture and sound recording; arts, entertainment and recreation; other transportation; accommodations and food services; clothing and clothing accessories stores; air transportation; sports, hobby, music instrument and book stores; personal and laundry services; rental and leasing services; apparel manufacturing; water transportation; textile mills; printing and related support activities; furniture and home furnishings stores; miscellaneous store retailers; admin and support services; social assistance
Source:Adapted from Brookings Institution analysis