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Brunswick, Georgia Job Growth

There were 39,300 jobs in Brunswick, Georgia in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 45,601 employed persons for the month. Brunswick added 300 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 56 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Brunswick job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 39,300 +300 -5,600
CPS 45,601 +56 -5,781

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 7,100 jobs have been lost in Brunswick according to the employer survey. From a trough of 34,900 in April 2020, Brunswick has gained 4,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 52,801 for Brunswick in August 2008. 7,200 jobs have been lost in Brunswick since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 38,641, Brunswick has added 6,960 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2020

Brunswick, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2020 39,300 300 45,601 56
October 2020 39,000 0 45,545 2,127
September 2020 39,000 600 43,418 71
August 2020 38,400 600 43,347 577
July 2020 37,800 400 42,770 994
June 2020 37,400 1,000 41,776 826
May 2020 36,400 1,500 40,950 2,309
April 2020 34,900 -9,400 38,641 -11,461
March 2020 44,300 -400 50,102 -1,138
February 2020 44,700 200 51,240 -10
January 2020 44,500 -200 51,250 -140
December 2019 44,700 -200 51,390 8