North Carolina Job Growth
There were 4,457,700 jobs in North Carolina in December 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 4,727,107 employed persons for the month. North Carolina added 12,500 jobs in December 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 12,081 (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 2017 for North Carolina is at a new high of 4,457,700.
CPS employment in North Carolina reached a maximum of 4,742,723 in October 2017. 15,616 jobs have been lost in North Carolina since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
North Carolina Employment History