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Brunswick, Georgia Job Growth

There were 43,800 jobs in Brunswick, Georgia in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 51,447 employed persons for the month. Brunswick added 100 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 329 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Brunswick job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 43,800 +100 -300
CPS 51,447 +329 +1,919

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Brunswick, Georgia Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Brunswick 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 Brunswick, Georgia

CES employment for Brunswick peaked in January 2008 at 46,400. Since then 2,600 jobs have been lost in Brunswick according to the employer survey. From a trough of 39,700 in August 2011, Brunswick has gained 4,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 52,785 for Brunswick in December 2007. 1,338 jobs have been lost in Brunswick since then according to the household survey. From a November 2013 low of 45,549, Brunswick has added 5,898 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Brunswick, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 43,800 100 51,447 329
January 2018 43,700 -100 51,118 243
December 2017 43,800 300 50,875 223
November 2017 43,500 -200 50,652 -157
October 2017 43,700 800 50,809 111
September 2017 42,900 -1,300 50,698 74
August 2017 44,200 -100 50,624 199
July 2017 44,300 100 50,425 178
June 2017 44,200 400 50,247 228
May 2017 43,800 -100 50,019 225
April 2017 43,900 0 49,794 118
March 2017 43,900 -200 49,676 148