Hattiesburg, Mississippi Job Growth
There were 64,099 jobs in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 65,192 employed persons for the month. Hattiesburg added 99 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 127 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Hattiesburg 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.
Hattiesburg, Mississippi Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Hattiesburg 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 Hattiesburg, Mississippi
CES employment for Hattiesburg peaked in October 2016 at 64,400. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Hattiesburg according to the employer survey. From a trough of 64,000 in November 2016, Hattiesburg has gained 99 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Hattiesburg is at a new high of 65,192.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hattiesburg, Mississippi Employment History