Portland-South Portland, Maine Job Growth
There were 208,600 jobs in Portland, Maine in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 203,898 employed persons for the month. Portland added 100 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 477 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Portland job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Portland, Maine Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Portland 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 Portland, Maine
CES employment for Portland in January 2018 is at a new high of 208,600.
CPS employment in January 2018 for Portland is at a new high of 203,898.
Employment: CES, CPS
Portland, Maine Employment History