Longview, Washington Job Growth
There were 40,200 jobs in Longview, Washington in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 42,570 employed persons for the month. Longview lost 400 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 181 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Longview 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.
Longview, Washington Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Longview 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 Longview, Washington
CES employment for Longview peaked in August 2016 at 40,800. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Longview according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 42,751 for Longview in November 2016. 181 jobs have been lost in Longview since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Longview, Washington Employment History