Raleigh, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 623,800 jobs in Raleigh, North Carolina in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 676,974 employed persons for the month. Raleigh added 4,000 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,841 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Raleigh 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.
Raleigh, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Raleigh 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 Raleigh, North Carolina
CES employment for Raleigh in January 2018 is at a new high of 623,800.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 678,096 for Raleigh in October 2017. 1,122 jobs have been lost in Raleigh since then according to the household survey. From a December 2017 low of 675,133, Raleigh has added 1,841 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Raleigh, North Carolina Employment History