Punta Gorda, Florida Job Growth
There were 41,600 jobs in Punta Gorda, Florida in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 53,422 employed persons for the month. Punta Gorda lost 9,300 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 15,639 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Punta Gorda 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.
Punta Gorda, Florida Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Punta Gorda 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 Punta Gorda, Florida
CES employment for Punta Gorda peaked in March 2020 at 50,900. Since then 9,300 jobs have been lost in Punta Gorda according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 70,367 for Punta Gorda in February 2020. 16,945 jobs have been lost in Punta Gorda since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Punta Gorda, Florida Employment History