South Carolina Job Growth
There were 2,102,500 jobs in South Carolina in October 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 2,234,600 employed persons for the month. South Carolina added 10,100 jobs in October 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,830 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is South Carolina job growth compared to other states.
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South Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for South Carolina 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 in South Carolina
CES employment in October 2017 for South Carolina is at a new high of 2,102,500.
CPS employment in South Carolina for October 2017 is at a new high of 2,234,600.
Employment: CES, CPS
South Carolina Employment History