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Mansfield, Ohio Job Growth

There were 51,800 jobs in Mansfield, Ohio in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 49,392 employed persons for the month. Mansfield lost 200 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 134 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Mansfield job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 51,800 -200 -700
CPS 49,392 -134 -1,233

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 10,200 jobs have been lost in Mansfield according to the employer survey. From a trough of 51,300 in March 2010, Mansfield has gained 500 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 60,399 for Mansfield in December 2000. 11,007 jobs have been lost in Mansfield since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Mansfield, Ohio Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 51,800 -200 49,392 -134
November 2016 52,000 -100 49,526 80
October 2016 52,100 -100 49,446 -286
September 2016 52,200 -200 49,732 -445
August 2016 52,400 -200 50,177 -156
July 2016 52,600 400 50,333 -9
June 2016 52,200 0 50,342 -224
May 2016 52,200 100 50,566 -140
April 2016 52,100 -100 50,706 69
March 2016 52,200 200 50,637 265
February 2016 52,000 100 50,372 88
January 2016 51,900 -600 50,284 -341