Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 365,900 jobs in Greensboro, North Carolina in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 359,585 employed persons for the month. Greensboro added 100 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,927 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Greensboro 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.
Greensboro, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Greensboro 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 Greensboro, North Carolina
CES employment for Greensboro peaked in July 2000 at 374,200. Since then 8,300 jobs have been lost in Greensboro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 334,200 in February 2010, Greensboro has gained 31,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Greensboro is at a new high of 359,585.
Employment: CES, CPS
Greensboro, North Carolina Employment History