Racine, Wisconsin Job Growth
There were 76,200 jobs in Racine, Wisconsin in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 93,815 employed persons for the month. Racine lost 600 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 490 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Racine 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.
Racine, Wisconsin Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Racine 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 Racine, Wisconsin
CES employment for Racine peaked in April 2000 at 82,200. Since then 6,000 jobs have been lost in Racine according to the employer survey. From a trough of 73,300 in October 2009, Racine has gained 2,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 95,545 for Racine in April 2000. 1,730 jobs have been lost in Racine since then according to the household survey. From a December 2009 low of 87,468, Racine has added 6,347 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Racine, Wisconsin Employment History