Elmira, New York Job Growth
There were 38,400 jobs in Elmira, New York in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 34,949 employed persons for the month. Elmira lost 0 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 41 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Elmira 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.
Elmira, New York Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Elmira 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 Elmira, New York
CES employment for Elmira peaked in October 2000 at 43,900. Since then 5,500 jobs have been lost in Elmira according to the employer survey. From a trough of 37,700 in July 2016, Elmira has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 41,023 for Elmira in February 2001. 6,074 jobs have been lost in Elmira since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Elmira, New York Employment History