Demographics for Greater Philadelphia, PA

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The 11-county, three-state greater Philadelphia region is a knowledge-based $388 billion economy that includes major industry clusters in life sciences and medical technology, health care, clean energy, finance, communications, advanced manufacturing, and transportation and logistics. The region is a major center of research and development, buttressed by the presence of more than 100 colleges and universities. The region is home to 12 Fortune 500 companies and operations from more than 7,000 foreign-owned companies.


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