Decatur, Alabama Job Growth
There were 60,200 jobs in Decatur, Alabama in May 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 75,116 employed persons for the month. Decatur lost 0 jobs in May 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 96 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Decatur 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.
Decatur, Alabama Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Decatur 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 Decatur, Alabama
CES employment for Decatur in April 2023 is at a new high of 60,200.
CPS employment in May 2023 for Decatur is at a new high of 75,116.
Employment: CES, CPS
Decatur, Alabama Employment History