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514,000 U.S. Jobs Created And Supported By Apple

Apple says it has created or supported more than 500,000 jobs for U.S. workers, citing a study by the Analysis Group. The study found that Apple has directly or indirectly created 304,000 U.S. jobs. Together with the 210,000 iOS jobs generated by the app economy, these 304,000 jobs make a total of 514,000 U.S. jobs created or supported by Apple. Analysis Group analyzed Appleā€™s impact on the U.S. job market and economy by using information on the total amount Apple spent on goods and services in the U.S. in 2011 and applying that information to standard Type 1 employment multipliers developed by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. These numbers do not include an estimated 187,000 additional jobs that have resulted from the increased spending...