* Numbers rounded to the nearest million; only those Metro Areas will at least $1,000,000 in production are listed. Due to this requirement, the median value may fluctuate based on the number of Metro Areas included in a given year of data.
Years Available: 2001–2016
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General Notes: *National Total includes only GDP from metro areas; also known as the "metropolitan portion" of Gross Domestic Product. Median valuegives the value for the "average" metro area for this metric, the 50th percentile of all metro areas for which data values were released. Some values were not released due to privacy concerns; others were not released because they are less than $500,000. Neither of those sets of suppressed values are listed or included in national median. **Values in 2005 dollars. GDP is indexed for inflation to use 2005 chained dollars. Based on the 2002 North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), a set of codes developed by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB] to classify all U.S. businesses. Industries in the Ambulatory Health Care Services subsector (NAICS Code 621) provide health care services directly or indirectly to ambulatory patients and do not usually provide inpatient services. Health practitioners in this subsector provide outpatient services, with the facilities and equipment not usually being the most significant part of the production process.