Gainesville, Florida Job Growth
There were 145,200 jobs in Gainesville, Florida in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 140,436 employed persons for the month. Gainesville lost 300 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 483 (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 peaked in September 2018 at 145,500. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Gainesville according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Gainesville is at a new high of 140,436.
Employment: CES, CPS
Gainesville, Florida Employment History