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Brunswick, Georgia Job Growth

There were 42,800 jobs in Brunswick, Georgia in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 48,952 employed persons for the month. Brunswick lost 300 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 50 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Brunswick job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 42,800 -300 +200
CPS 48,952 -50 +1,345

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

Brunswick, Georgia Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Brunswick 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 Brunswick, Georgia

CES employment for Brunswick peaked in January 2008 at 46,400. Since then 3,600 jobs have been lost in Brunswick according to the employer survey. From a trough of 39,700 in August 2011, Brunswick has gained 3,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 52,785 for Brunswick in December 2007. 3,833 jobs have been lost in Brunswick since then according to the household survey. From a November 2013 low of 45,564, Brunswick has added 3,388 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2016

Brunswick, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2016 42,800 -300 48,952 -50
October 2016 43,100 -500 49,002 17
September 2016 43,600 200 48,985 62
August 2016 43,400 0 48,923 -63
July 2016 43,400 200 48,986 162
June 2016 43,200 200 48,824 437
May 2016 43,000 -100 48,387 62
April 2016 43,100 0 48,325 30
March 2016 43,100 100 48,295 246
February 2016 43,000 200 48,049 78
January 2016 42,800 300 47,971 329
December 2015 42,500 -100 47,642 35