|*Average for cities population 250,000 to 500,000 people.|
About this data: Job growth report 2012 number based on first two quarters only. FBI Uniform Crime Reporting Statistics violent crime definition includes murder, forcible rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Minneapolis recently acknowledged reporting a broader definition of rape than other U.S. cities, which may account for the city's higher rate of violent crime.
Graphic by Robert Boos, Minnesota Public Radio