Georgia Job Growth
There were 4,601,000 jobs in Georgia in December 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 4,962,612 employed persons for the month. Georgia added 16,700 jobs in December 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 3,058 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Georgia job growth compared to other states.
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Georgia Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Georgia 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 in Georgia
CES employment in December 2018 for Georgia is at a new high of 4,601,000.
CPS employment in Georgia reached a maximum of 4,967,882 in October 2018. 5,270 jobs have been lost in Georgia since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Georgia Employment History