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Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida Job Growth

There were 172,600 jobs in Pensacola, Florida in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 208,298 employed persons for the month. Pensacola added 700 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,527 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Pensacola job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 172,600 +700 +4,000
CPS 208,298 +1,527 +4,640

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

Pensacola, Florida Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Pensacola in December 2016 is at a new high of 172,600.

CPS employment in December 2016 for Pensacola is at a new high of 208,298.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Pensacola, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 172,600 700 208,298 1,527
November 2016 171,900 300 206,771 1,082
October 2016 171,600 200 205,689 1,558
September 2016 171,400 900 204,131 1,655
August 2016 170,500 700 202,476 35
July 2016 169,800 700 202,441 459
June 2016 169,100 200 201,982 -12
May 2016 168,900 400 201,994 -880
April 2016 168,500 -1,300 202,874 -2,420
March 2016 169,800 400 205,294 -62
February 2016 169,400 800 205,356 990
January 2016 168,600 0 204,366 708