Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Arkansas Job Growth
There were 241,800 jobs in Fayetteville, Arkansas in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 244,058 employed persons for the month. Fayetteville lost 24,700 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 31,495 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fayetteville 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.
Fayetteville, Arkansas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville, Arkansas
CES employment for Fayetteville peaked in January 2020 at 268,700. Since then 26,900 jobs have been lost in Fayetteville according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 277,040 for Fayetteville in February 2020. 32,982 jobs have been lost in Fayetteville since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fayetteville, Arkansas Employment History