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Brunswick, Georgia Job Growth

There were 34,900 jobs in Brunswick, Georgia in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 38,451 employed persons for the month. Brunswick lost 9,400 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 11,651 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Brunswick job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 34,900 -9,400 -9,700
CPS 38,451 -11,651 -12,133

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 11,500 jobs have been lost in Brunswick according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 52,801 for Brunswick in August 2008. 14,350 jobs have been lost in Brunswick since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2020

Brunswick, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2020 34,900 -9,400 38,451 -11,651
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
November 2019 44,900 100 51,382 36
October 2019 44,800 0 51,346 71
September 2019 44,800 -100 51,275 118
August 2019 44,900 200 51,157 162
July 2019 44,700 0 50,995 174
June 2019 44,700 0 50,821 151
May 2019 44,700 100 50,670 86