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Punta Gorda, Florida Job Growth

There were 49,900 jobs in Punta Gorda, Florida in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 69,230 employed persons for the month. Punta Gorda added 100 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 375 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Punta Gorda job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 49,900 +100 +1,300
CPS 69,230 +375 +1,175

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 in February 2019 is at a new high of 49,900.

CPS employment in February 2019 for Punta Gorda is at a new high of 69,230.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Punta Gorda, Florida Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 49,900 100 69,230 375
January 2019 49,800 600 68,855 199
December 2018 49,200 -100 68,656 -175
November 2018 49,300 -100 68,831 103
October 2018 49,400 400 68,728 345
September 2018 49,000 100 68,383 299
August 2018 48,900 200 68,084 -465
July 2018 48,700 -200 68,549 248
June 2018 48,900 300 68,301 94
May 2018 48,600 100 68,207 123
April 2018 48,500 -100 68,084 -28
March 2018 48,600 0 68,112 57