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Mansfield, Ohio Job Growth

There were 52,300 jobs in Mansfield, Ohio in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 50,507 employed persons for the month. Mansfield lost 700 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 58 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Mansfield job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,300 -700 -600
CPS 50,507 +58 +288

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Mansfield, Ohio Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Mansfield 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 Mansfield, Ohio

CES employment for Mansfield peaked in September 2000 at 62,000. Since then 9,700 jobs have been lost in Mansfield according to the employer survey. From a trough of 51,300 in March 2010, Mansfield has gained 1,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 60,399 for Mansfield in December 2000. 9,892 jobs have been lost in Mansfield since then according to the household survey. From a January 2017 low of 49,856, Mansfield has added 651 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Mansfield, Ohio Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 52,300 -700 50,507 58
October 2017 53,000 -300 50,449 -77
September 2017 53,300 0 50,526 241
August 2017 53,300 -200 50,285 -291
July 2017 53,500 200 50,576 144
June 2017 53,300 500 50,432 -41
May 2017 52,800 -100 50,473 -269
April 2017 52,900 400 50,742 249
March 2017 52,500 400 50,493 277
February 2017 52,100 300 50,216 360
January 2017 51,800 -1,400 49,856 -283
December 2016 53,200 300 50,139 -80