Philadelphia is considered a Megalopolis with a population of 5,637,884 and 128,872 businesses. 1,722 in 2018 were added to the Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce business directory which was more than 2017 which had 1,290.
The economy of Philadelphia employs 3,360,179 people and has an unemployment rate of 11.3%. Some of the largest industries in Philadelphia are Professional Services (7,221),Restaurants (6,645), and Locksmiths (5,152).
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