Norwich-New London, Connecticut Job Growth
There were 127,300 jobs in Norwich, Connecticut in March 2013 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 134,139 employed persons for the month. Norwich lost 400 jobs in March 2013 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 606 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Norwich job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Norwich, Connecticut Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Norwich as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment for Norwich, Connecticut
CES employment for Norwich peaked in May 2008 at 137,400. Since then 10,100 jobs have been lost in Norwich according to the employer survey. From a trough of 127,300 in December 2012, Norwich has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 145,171 for Norwich in July 2008. 11,032 jobs have been lost in Norwich since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Norwich, Connecticut Employment History