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Ninth: national ranking of the Bay Area in terms of its optimism about job opportunities, according to the University of Phoenix; 65 percent of local workers report being optimistic, and 53 percent of them say they “love their job” . . . 35,900: number of people who left San Francisco in the fourth quarter of 2020 . . . 15,200: number of people who moved to San Francisco during that same timeframe . . . $1.3 billion: the cost to vaccinate Californians
. . . Le woof: the French Bulldog was the most popular breed in San Francisco last year, according to the American Kennel Club, which says the Labrador Retriever is the national favorite . . . 49: percentage of San Francisco workers who telecommuted last year, allowing them to work with their French Bulldogs at their feet; CommercialCafe says 1.7 million adults in the Bay Area worked from home during the pandemic . . . 18 months: sentence of a Fremont man who smuggled auto headlights into the country for 13 years. 

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