North Carolina Job Growth
There were 4,258,600 jobs in North Carolina in August 2015 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 4,473,083 employed persons for the month. North Carolina added 700 jobs in August 2015 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 8,844 (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 August 2015 for North Carolina is at a new high of 4,258,600.
CPS employment in North Carolina reached a maximum of 4,497,779 in May 2015. 24,696 jobs have been lost in North Carolina since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
North Carolina Employment History