North Carolina Job Growth
There were 4,218,700 jobs in North Carolina in December 2014 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 4,364,022 employed persons for the month. North Carolina added 15,100 jobs in December 2014 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,283 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is North Carolina job growth compared to other states.
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North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for North Carolina 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 North Carolina
CES employment in December 2014 for North Carolina is at a new high of 4,218,700.
CPS employment in North Carolina reached a maximum of 4,397,744 in May 2014. 33,722 jobs have been lost in North Carolina since then according to the household survey. From a September 2014 low of 4,335,222, North Carolina has added 28,800 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
North Carolina Employment History