New Hampshire Job Growth
There were 674,800 jobs in New Hampshire in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 731,099 employed persons for the month. New Hampshire lost 3,200 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 284 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is New Hampshire job growth compared to other states.
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New Hampshire Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire
CES employment peaked in January 2017 for New Hampshire at 680,400. Since then 5,600 jobs have been lost in New Hampshire according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in New Hampshire reached a maximum of 731,647 in January 2017. 548 jobs have been lost in New Hampshire since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
New Hampshire Employment History