Department of Numbers

Sebastian-Vero Beach, Florida Job Growth

There were 52,200 jobs in Sebastian, Florida in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 60,734 employed persons for the month. Sebastian lost 300 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 245 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sebastian job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,200 -300 +800
CPS 60,734 -245 +1,543

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

Sebastian, Florida Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Sebastian peaked in October 2017 at 52,500. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Sebastian according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 61,529 for Sebastian in September 2017. 795 jobs have been lost in Sebastian since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Sebastian, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 52,200 -300 60,734 -245
October 2017 52,500 500 60,979 -550
September 2017 52,000 200 61,529 932
August 2017 51,800 -200 60,597 84
July 2017 52,000 300 60,513 39
June 2017 51,700 200 60,474 168
May 2017 51,500 0 60,306 -43
April 2017 51,500 -100 60,349 -78
March 2017 51,600 400 60,427 416
February 2017 51,200 -400 60,011 397
January 2017 51,600 0 59,614 362
December 2016 51,600 200 59,252 61