The Brookings Institution Metropolitan Policy Program ranks metro areas’ “advanced industry intensity” by their number of advanced industry jobs as a percentage of total employment. 3 of our metro areas rank in the top 15. “Only 15 large US metropolitan areas are home to more STEM graduates as a share of Young adult population than Finland, the global leader. Provo – UT ranks no 7.
Read more at: https://www.brookings.edu/blog/the-avenue/2015/06/08/the-hottest-15-metros-for-advanced-industries/