Georgia Job Growth
There were 4,486,600 jobs in Georgia in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 4,872,016 employed persons for the month. Georgia lost 600 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 8,744 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Georgia job growth compared to other states.
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Georgia Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Georgia 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 in Georgia
CES employment peaked in December 2017 for Georgia at 4,487,200. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Georgia according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Georgia for January 2018 is at a new high of 4,872,016.
Employment: CES, CPS
Georgia Employment History