Ithaca, New York Job Growth
There were 71,400 jobs in Ithaca, New York in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 53,947 employed persons for the month. Ithaca lost 0 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 238 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Ithaca 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.
Ithaca, New York Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Ithaca 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 Ithaca, New York
CES employment for Ithaca peaked in July 2016 at 73,100. Since then 1,700 jobs have been lost in Ithaca according to the employer survey. From a trough of 71,400 in November 2016, Ithaca has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 54,929 for Ithaca in August 2016. 982 jobs have been lost in Ithaca since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Ithaca, New York Employment History