Gainesville, Florida Job Growth
There were 143,300 jobs in Gainesville, Florida in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 139,176 employed persons for the month. Gainesville lost 0 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 144 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Gainesville 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.
Gainesville, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Gainesville 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 Gainesville, Florida
CES employment for Gainesville in January 2018 is at a new high of 143,300.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 139,304 for Gainesville in October 2017. 128 jobs have been lost in Gainesville since then according to the household survey. From a November 2017 low of 138,992, Gainesville has added 184 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Gainesville, Florida Employment History