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Brunswick, Georgia Job Growth

There were 43,000 jobs in Brunswick, Georgia in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 50,282 employed persons for the month. Brunswick added 300 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 60 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Brunswick job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 43,000 +300 -1,400
CPS 50,282 +60 -958

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 3,400 jobs have been lost in Brunswick according to the employer survey. From a trough of 36,100 in April 2020, Brunswick has gained 6,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 52,801 for Brunswick in August 2008. 2,519 jobs have been lost in Brunswick since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 38,641, Brunswick has added 11,641 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2021

Brunswick, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2021 43,000 300 50,282 60
January 2021 42,700 200 50,222 4,690
December 2020 42,500 400 45,532 -60
November 2020 42,100 0 45,592 47
October 2020 42,100 100 45,545 2,127
September 2020 42,000 400 43,418 71
August 2020 41,600 500 43,347 577
July 2020 41,100 100 42,770 994
June 2020 41,000 2,400 41,776 826
May 2020 38,600 2,500 40,950 2,309
April 2020 36,100 -7,900 38,641 -11,461
March 2020 44,000 -400 50,102 -1,138