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Brunswick, Georgia Job Growth

There were 45,400 jobs in Brunswick, Georgia in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 51,771 employed persons for the month. Brunswick lost 100 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 69 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Brunswick job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 45,400 -100 +700
CPS 51,771 +69 +470

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 1,000 jobs have been lost in Brunswick according to the employer survey. From a trough of 39,700 in August 2011, Brunswick has gained 5,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 52,785 for Brunswick in December 2007. 1,014 jobs have been lost in Brunswick since then according to the household survey. From a December 2013 low of 45,599, Brunswick has added 6,172 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Brunswick, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 45,400 -100 51,771 69
January 2019 45,500 400 51,702 298
December 2018 45,100 0 51,404 -264
November 2018 45,100 200 51,668 -45
October 2018 44,900 -300 51,713 -108
September 2018 45,200 300 51,821 3
August 2018 44,900 0 51,818 -181
July 2018 44,900 -200 51,999 132
June 2018 45,100 200 51,867 208
May 2018 44,900 100 51,659 234
April 2018 44,800 0 51,425 25
March 2018 44,800 100 51,400 99