Lakeland-Winter Haven, Florida Job Growth
There were 230,300 jobs in Lakeland, Florida in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 292,566 employed persons for the month. Lakeland added 1,300 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,260 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lakeland 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.
Lakeland, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lakeland 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 Lakeland, Florida
CES employment for Lakeland in October 2018 is at a new high of 230,300.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Lakeland is at a new high of 292,566.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lakeland, Florida Employment History