In an index ranking counties in talent attraction, Sedgwick County has not performed well.
Emsi, a labor market advisor, has released its fourth annual talent attraction scorecard. Data considered by the index includes net migration, overall job growth, skilled job growth, educational attainment, regional competitiveness, and annual openings per capita. These are weighted equally.
Among the 600 largest counties, Sedgwick County ranked 540, 543, and 537 from 2017 to 2019.
The interactive map and more information may be found at The Fourth Annual Talent Attraction Scorecard.