Fayetteville, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 130,400 jobs in Fayetteville, North Carolina in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 140,527 employed persons for the month. Fayetteville added 500 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,170 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fayetteville 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.
Fayetteville, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville, North Carolina
CES employment for Fayetteville peaked in September 2016 at 130,800. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Fayetteville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 128,900 in October 2016, Fayetteville has gained 1,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 144,850 for Fayetteville in November 2008. 4,323 jobs have been lost in Fayetteville since then according to the household survey. From a January 2010 low of 132,932, Fayetteville has added 7,595 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fayetteville, North Carolina Employment History