October 20, 2021
Economy

Here’s 3 things you need to know about the Baton Rouge economy through 2023 | Business

The Baton Rouge metro area is forecasted to reach 415,300 jobs by the end of 2023, up from 393,400 jobs in 2021 as the region recovers from an economic downturn spurred by the coronavirus pandemic. 

By the end of the year, the Baton Rouge region is expected to recover 81% of the jobs lost during the economic downturn in 2020, according to the Louisiana Economic Outlook. 

Louisiana is on track to hit 1.9 million jobs by the end of 2023 with economic recovery faster in some metro areas as major…

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