Punta Gorda, Florida Job Growth
There were 48,500 jobs in Punta Gorda, Florida in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 68,616 employed persons for the month. Punta Gorda lost 0 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 267 (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 August 2019 at 50,500. Since then 2,000 jobs have been lost in Punta Gorda according to the employer survey. From a trough of 43,000 in April 2020, Punta Gorda has gained 5,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 70,367 for Punta Gorda in February 2020. 1,751 jobs have been lost in Punta Gorda since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 56,523, Punta Gorda has added 12,093 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Punta Gorda, Florida Employment History