Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida Job Growth
There were 1,112,800 jobs in Orlando, Florida in May 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,016,869 employed persons for the month. Orlando lost 52,100 jobs in May 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 50,172 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Orlando 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.
Orlando, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Orlando 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 Orlando, Florida
CES employment for Orlando peaked in January 2020 at 1,345,400. Since then 232,600 jobs have been lost in Orlando according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,343,783 for Orlando in December 2019. 326,914 jobs have been lost in Orlando since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Orlando, Florida Employment History