Department of Numbers

Georgia Job Growth

There were 4,496,000 jobs in Georgia in June 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 4,797,789 employed persons for the month. Georgia added 27,400 jobs in June 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 8,782 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Georgia job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey June 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 4,496,000 +27,400 +122,600
CPS 4,797,789 +8,782 +153,335

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 in June 2017 for Georgia is at a new high of 4,496,000.

CPS employment in Georgia for June 2017 is at a new high of 4,797,789.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through June 2017

Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
June 2017 4,496,000 27,400 4,797,789 8,782
May 2017 4,468,600 -500 4,789,007 10,065
April 2017 4,469,100 -400 4,778,942 15,618
March 2017 4,469,500 12,900 4,763,324 19,733
February 2017 4,456,600 16,400 4,743,591 21,329
January 2017 4,440,200 4,500 4,722,262 13,505
December 2016 4,435,700 7,600 4,708,757 7,076
November 2016 4,428,100 5,800 4,701,681 9,224
October 2016 4,422,300 9,200 4,692,457 10,810
September 2016 4,413,100 19,400 4,681,647 11,958
August 2016 4,393,700 10,100 4,669,689 12,617
July 2016 4,383,600 10,200 4,657,072 12,618