Department of Numbers

Georgia Job Growth

There were 4,765,500 jobs in Georgia in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 5,106,584 employed persons for the month. Georgia added 19,000 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 20,516 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Georgia job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 4,765,500 +19,000 +252,000
CPS 5,106,584 +20,516 +151,031

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 April 2022 for Georgia is at a new high of 4,765,500.

CPS employment in Georgia for April 2022 is at a new high of 5,106,584.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 4,765,500 19,000 5,106,584 20,516
March 2022 4,746,500 18,200 5,086,068 17,650
February 2022 4,728,300 28,600 5,068,418 21,131
January 2022 4,699,700 25,000 5,047,287 22,063
December 2021 4,674,700 23,300 5,025,224 -974
November 2021 4,651,400 17,100 5,026,198 2,575
October 2021 4,634,300 30,500 5,023,623 12,288
September 2021 4,603,800 5,800 5,011,335 12,892
August 2021 4,598,000 200 4,998,443 12,073
July 2021 4,597,800 42,300 4,986,370 9,767
June 2021 4,555,500 17,200 4,976,603 9,095
May 2021 4,538,300 24,800 4,967,508 11,955