Jacksonville, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 49,600 jobs in Jacksonville, North Carolina in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,777 employed persons for the month. Jacksonville added 100 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 315 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jacksonville 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.
Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville, North Carolina
CES employment for Jacksonville peaked in August 2016 at 49,800. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Jacksonville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 49,400 in September 2016, Jacksonville has gained 200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Jacksonville is at a new high of 61,777.
Employment: CES, CPS
Jacksonville, North Carolina Employment History