Goldsboro, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 42,000 jobs in Goldsboro, North Carolina in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 51,162 employed persons for the month. Goldsboro added 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 144 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Goldsboro 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.
Goldsboro, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Goldsboro 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 Goldsboro, North Carolina
CES employment for Goldsboro peaked in January 2008 at 45,500. Since then 3,500 jobs have been lost in Goldsboro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 41,600 in October 2014, Goldsboro has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 52,162 for Goldsboro in March 2016. 1,000 jobs have been lost in Goldsboro since then according to the household survey. From a November 2016 low of 51,018, Goldsboro has added 144 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Goldsboro, North Carolina Employment History