Manchester, New Hampshire Job Growth
There were 110,000 jobs in Manchester, New Hampshire in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 114,145 employed persons for the month. Manchester lost 800 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 313 (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 September 2016 at 111,500. Since then 1,500 jobs have been lost in Manchester according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 114,643 for Manchester in September 2016. 498 jobs have been lost in Manchester since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Manchester, New Hampshire Employment History