Hattiesburg, Mississippi Job Growth
There were 64,900 jobs in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 65,602 employed persons for the month. Hattiesburg lost 199 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1 (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 June 2017 at 65,300. Since then 399 jobs have been lost in Hattiesburg according to the employer survey. From a trough of 64,599 in August 2017, Hattiesburg has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 66,184 for Hattiesburg in April 2017. 582 jobs have been lost in Hattiesburg since then according to the household survey. From a August 2017 low of 65,334, Hattiesburg has added 268 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hattiesburg, Mississippi Employment History