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Gainesville, Georgia Job Growth

There were 88,000 jobs in Gainesville, Georgia in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 92,918 employed persons for the month. Gainesville added 600 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 305 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Gainesville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 88,000 +600 +2,100
CPS 92,918 +305 +3,492

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

Gainesville, Georgia Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Gainesville in December 2016 is at a new high of 88,000.

CPS employment in December 2016 for Gainesville is at a new high of 92,918.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Gainesville, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 88,000 600 92,918 305
November 2016 87,400 200 92,613 204
October 2016 87,200 500 92,409 385
September 2016 86,700 -800 92,024 -164
August 2016 87,500 600 92,188 301
July 2016 86,900 500 91,887 386
June 2016 86,400 400 91,501 954
May 2016 86,000 100 90,547 206
April 2016 85,900 -100 90,341 -112
March 2016 86,000 200 90,453 430
February 2016 85,800 200 90,023 355
January 2016 85,600 -300 89,668 242