Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 314,000 jobs in Durham, North Carolina in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 285,508 employed persons for the month. Durham lost 600 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,592 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Durham 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.
Durham, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Durham 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 Durham, North Carolina
CES employment for Durham peaked in October 2017 at 314,600. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Durham according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 287,100 for Durham in October 2017. 1,592 jobs have been lost in Durham since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Durham, North Carolina Employment History