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Florence, South Carolina Job Growth

There were 88,700 jobs in Florence, South Carolina in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 92,550 employed persons for the month. Florence lost 0 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 378 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Florence job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 88,700 0 +2,100
CPS 92,550 +378 +2,599

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

Florence, South Carolina Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Florence 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 Florence, South Carolina

CES employment for Florence in February 2017 is at a new high of 88,700.

CPS employment in March 2017 for Florence is at a new high of 92,550.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

Florence, South Carolina Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 88,700 0 92,550 378
February 2017 88,700 1,200 92,172 768
January 2017 87,500 -500 91,404 298
December 2016 88,000 100 91,106 22
November 2016 87,900 200 91,084 129
October 2016 87,700 -300 90,955 106
September 2016 88,000 100 90,849 110
August 2016 87,900 400 90,739 277
July 2016 87,500 300 90,462 202
June 2016 87,200 0 90,260 48
May 2016 87,200 0 90,212 96
April 2016 87,200 600 90,116 165