Jonesboro, Arkansas Job Growth
There were 59,600 jobs in Jonesboro, Arkansas in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 63,302 employed persons for the month. Jonesboro added 100 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 34 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Jonesboro 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.
Jonesboro, Arkansas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Jonesboro 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 Jonesboro, Arkansas
CES employment for Jonesboro in August 2019 is at a new high of 59,600.
CPS employment in August 2019 for Jonesboro is at a new high of 63,302.
Employment: CES, CPS
Jonesboro, Arkansas Employment History