Lakeland-Winter Haven, Florida Job Growth
There were 225,100 jobs in Lakeland, Florida in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 281,669 employed persons for the month. Lakeland added 2,700 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 199 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lakeland 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.
Lakeland, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lakeland 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 Lakeland, Florida
CES employment for Lakeland in November 2017 is at a new high of 225,100.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 282,797 for Lakeland in September 2017. 1,128 jobs have been lost in Lakeland since then according to the household survey. From a October 2017 low of 281,470, Lakeland has added 199 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lakeland, Florida Employment History