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Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Arkansas Job Growth

There were 265,500 jobs in Fayetteville, Arkansas in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 273,209 employed persons for the month. Fayetteville added 800 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 914 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fayetteville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 265,500 +800 +7,300
CPS 273,209 +914 +6,146

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 in July 2019 is at a new high of 265,500.

CPS employment in July 2019 for Fayetteville is at a new high of 273,209.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2019

Fayetteville, Arkansas Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2019 265,500 800 273,209 914
June 2019 264,700 2,100 272,295 1,069
May 2019 262,600 900 271,226 737
April 2019 261,700 -500 270,489 791
March 2019 262,200 800 269,698 900
February 2019 261,399 1,500 268,798 769
January 2019 259,899 0 268,029 408
December 2018 259,899 299 267,621 -5
November 2018 259,600 100 267,626 63
October 2018 259,500 300 267,563 237
September 2018 259,200 400 267,326 232
August 2018 258,800 600 267,094 31