Kentucky Job Growth
There were 1,937,500 jobs in Kentucky in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,962,220 employed persons for the month. Kentucky added 1,300 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 18,952 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Kentucky job growth compared to other states.
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Kentucky Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Kentucky 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 Kentucky
CES employment in March 2017 for Kentucky is at a new high of 1,937,500.
CPS employment in Kentucky for March 2017 is at a new high of 1,962,220.
Employment: CES, CPS
Kentucky Employment History