Winchester, Virginia Job Growth
There were 63,700 jobs in Winchester, Virginia in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 68,189 employed persons for the month. Winchester lost 100 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 352 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Winchester 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.
Winchester, Virginia Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Winchester 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 Winchester, Virginia
CES employment for Winchester peaked in September 2016 at 63,900. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Winchester according to the employer survey. From a trough of 63,600 in October 2016, Winchester has gained 100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Winchester is at a new high of 68,189.
Employment: CES, CPS
Winchester, Virginia Employment History