Lakeland-Winter Haven, Florida Job Growth
There were 215,200 jobs in Lakeland, Florida in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 269,180 employed persons for the month. Lakeland added 800 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,221 (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 December 2016 is at a new high of 215,200.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Lakeland is at a new high of 269,180.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lakeland, Florida Employment History