A trio of Utah cities are on Forbes magazine's 2013 list of the top 25 places for business and careers.
• Provo, at No. 2, saw the number of jobs swell by 5 percent last year. The metropolitan population of Provo is 552,800. Its Gross Metro Product a measure of the size of its economy was $18 billion last year. GMP is expected to grow 2.9 percent in the next 12 months.
• No. 12 was Salt Lake City. Its metro population totaled 1.16 million. GMP was $71 billion, and is expected to grow 4.1 percent in the coming year.