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Energy industry fuels economy; Oklahoma ranked among fastest growing economies

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OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s something many Oklahomans already know; the energy industry is fueling the state’s economy.

New statistics from the Bureau of Economic Analysis show Oklahoma is among the top five states with the fastest growing economy.

According to the statistics, our growth from 2012 to 2013 was 4.2 percent.

The state trails North Dakota, West Virginia and Wyoming, who all rely on the energy industry.

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