Department of Numbers

Ocala, Florida Job Growth

There were 108,200 jobs in Ocala, Florida in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 133,603 employed persons for the month. Ocala added 200 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 399 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Ocala job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 108,200 +200 +2,800
CPS 133,603 +399 +2,926

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Ocala, Florida Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Ocala 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 Ocala, Florida

CES employment for Ocala in October 2019 is at a new high of 108,200.

CPS employment in October 2019 for Ocala is at a new high of 133,603.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2019

Ocala, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2019 108,200 200 133,603 399
September 2019 108,000 0 133,204 398
August 2019 108,000 200 132,806 207
July 2019 107,800 300 132,599 443
June 2019 107,500 300 132,156 384
May 2019 107,200 200 131,772 298
April 2019 107,000 600 131,474 107
March 2019 106,400 100 131,367 112
February 2019 106,300 500 131,255 281
January 2019 105,800 0 130,974 233
December 2018 105,800 300 130,741 -21
November 2018 105,500 100 130,762 85