Manchester, New Hampshire Job Growth
There were 112,600 jobs in Manchester, New Hampshire in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 113,360 employed persons for the month. Manchester added 700 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 72 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Manchester 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.
Manchester, New Hampshire Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Manchester 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 Manchester, New Hampshire
CES employment for Manchester peaked in June 2017 at 112,900. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Manchester according to the employer survey. From a trough of 111,900 in December 2017, Manchester has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 115,206 for Manchester in June 2017. 1,846 jobs have been lost in Manchester since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Manchester, New Hampshire Employment History