Department of Numbers

Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida Job Growth

There were 1,227,200 jobs in Orlando, Florida in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,225,564 employed persons for the month. Orlando added 700 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 9,082 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Orlando job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 1,227,200 +700 +49,300
CPS 1,225,564 +9,082 +43,930

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Orlando, Florida Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Orlando 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 Orlando, Florida

CES employment for Orlando in December 2016 is at a new high of 1,227,200.

CPS employment in December 2016 for Orlando is at a new high of 1,225,564.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Orlando, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 1,227,200 700 1,225,564 9,082
November 2016 1,226,500 7,400 1,216,482 5,134
October 2016 1,219,100 -2,200 1,211,348 1,028
September 2016 1,221,300 3,500 1,210,320 6,855
August 2016 1,217,800 5,000 1,203,465 2,578
July 2016 1,212,800 6,600 1,200,887 152
June 2016 1,206,200 3,400 1,200,735 4,044
May 2016 1,202,800 5,200 1,196,691 4,625
April 2016 1,197,600 8,200 1,192,066 -1,747
March 2016 1,189,400 4,800 1,193,813 3,742
February 2016 1,184,600 -5,100 1,190,071 4,916
January 2016 1,189,700 11,800 1,185,155 3,521