Department of Numbers

Georgia Job Growth

There were 4,422,900 jobs in Georgia in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 4,707,213 employed persons for the month. Georgia added 9,900 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 15,697 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Georgia job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey November 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 4,422,900 +9,900 +98,700
CPS 4,707,213 +15,697 +190,977

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 November 2016 for Georgia is at a new high of 4,422,900.

CPS employment in Georgia for November 2016 is at a new high of 4,707,213.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2016

Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2016 4,422,900 9,900 4,707,213 15,697
October 2016 4,413,000 9,400 4,691,516 21,828
September 2016 4,403,600 18,300 4,669,688 18,610
August 2016 4,385,300 5,600 4,651,078 12,607
July 2016 4,379,700 -4,400 4,638,471 18,350
June 2016 4,384,100 7,900 4,620,121 17,972
May 2016 4,376,200 5,900 4,602,149 15,009
April 2016 4,370,300 9,600 4,587,140 13,361
March 2016 4,360,700 14,200 4,573,779 16,776
February 2016 4,346,500 16,300 4,557,003 14,952
January 2016 4,330,200 100 4,542,051 18,495
December 2015 4,330,100 5,900 4,523,556 7,320