New Hampshire Job Growth
There were 683,000 jobs in New Hampshire in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 726,284 employed persons for the month. New Hampshire added 1,900 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 1,623 (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 August 2017 for New Hampshire at 683,800. Since then 800 jobs have been lost in New Hampshire according to the employer survey. From a trough of 678,100 in September 2017, New Hampshire has gained 4,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in New Hampshire reached a maximum of 732,093 in July 2017. 5,809 jobs have been lost in New Hampshire since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
New Hampshire Employment History