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Brunswick, Georgia Job Growth

There were 45,900 jobs in Brunswick, Georgia in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 51,782 employed persons for the month. Brunswick added 100 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 68 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Brunswick job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 45,900 +100 +1,000
CPS 51,782 +68 +66

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 500 jobs have been lost in Brunswick according to the employer survey. From a trough of 39,700 in August 2011, Brunswick has gained 6,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 52,801 for Brunswick in August 2008. 1,019 jobs have been lost in Brunswick since then according to the household survey. From a December 2013 low of 45,633, Brunswick has added 6,149 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2019

Brunswick, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2019 45,900 100 51,782 68
June 2019 45,800 100 51,714 7
May 2019 45,700 200 51,707 -10
April 2019 45,500 0 51,717 -63
March 2019 45,500 100 51,780 -39
February 2019 45,400 -100 51,819 5
January 2019 45,500 400 51,814 21
December 2018 45,100 0 51,793 2
November 2018 45,100 200 51,791 14
October 2018 44,900 -300 51,777 37
September 2018 45,200 300 51,740 27
August 2018 44,900 0 51,713 -3