Norwich-New London-Westerly, Connecticut Job Growth
There were 114,700 jobs in Norwich, Connecticut in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 115,520 employed persons for the month. Norwich lost 0 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 103 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Norwich 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.
Norwich, Connecticut Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Norwich 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 Norwich, Connecticut
CES employment for Norwich peaked in May 2008 at 138,700. Since then 24,000 jobs have been lost in Norwich according to the employer survey. From a trough of 93,400 in April 2020, Norwich has gained 21,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 150,065 for Norwich in May 2008. 34,545 jobs have been lost in Norwich since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 107,931, Norwich has added 7,589 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Norwich, Connecticut Employment History