Gainesville, Florida Job Growth
There were 143,100 jobs in Gainesville, Florida in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 138,899 employed persons for the month. Gainesville lost 800 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 405 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Gainesville 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.
Gainesville, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Gainesville 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 Gainesville, Florida
CES employment for Gainesville peaked in August 2017 at 144,500. Since then 1,400 jobs have been lost in Gainesville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 142,400 in September 2017, Gainesville has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 139,304 for Gainesville in October 2017. 405 jobs have been lost in Gainesville since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Gainesville, Florida Employment History