Economic Research & Analysis

Living in New York City

Quality of life is an essential component in the economic viability of any urban environment. NYCEDC regularly collects and analyzes data, from subway ridership to the crime rate, to determine New York City's quality of life trends.

NYC Subway Ridership

New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Weekday and Weekend Average Daily Subway Ridership

New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Consumer Price Index

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Note: Non-seasonally adjusted

Average Travel Time to Work by Borough, 2014

U.S. Census Bureau, 2014 American Community Survey

Crimes in New York City

New York City Police Department

New York City Area Professional Sports Team Annual Revenues, 2014

Forbes.com

New York City Health Indicators for Population 18 Years or Older, 2013

New York City Community Health Survey, 2013