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Industry Diversification Project

IDP Rankings

Each quarter, the RERI gathers data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to calculate the FGCU Industry Diversification Index (IDI).

The IDI for each Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in Florida is calculated and ranked from highest to lowest, where a higher IDI indicates a more industrially diversified economy and a lower IDI indicates a more concentrated economy. The IDI rankings for each MSA can be found below.


The IDI for each workforce region in Florida is calculated and ranked from highest to lowest, where a higher IDI indicates a more industrially diversified economy and a lower IDI indicates a more concentrated economy. The IDI rankings for each workforce region can be found below.


The IDI for each state in the United States is calculated and ranked from highest to lowest, where a higher IDI indicates a more industrially diversified economy and a lower IDI indicates a more concentrated economy. The IDI rankings for each state can be found below.