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Brunswick, Georgia Job Growth

There were 44,300 jobs in Brunswick, Georgia in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 51,557 employed persons for the month. Brunswick lost 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 264 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Brunswick job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 44,300 -100 +600
CPS 51,557 -264 +876

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 2,100 jobs have been lost in Brunswick according to the employer survey. From a trough of 39,700 in August 2011, Brunswick has gained 4,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 52,785 for Brunswick in December 2007. 1,228 jobs have been lost in Brunswick since then according to the household survey. From a December 2013 low of 45,599, Brunswick has added 5,958 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Brunswick, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 44,300 -100 51,557 -264
September 2018 44,400 -100 51,821 3
August 2018 44,500 100 51,818 -181
July 2018 44,400 0 51,999 132
June 2018 44,400 200 51,867 208
May 2018 44,200 100 51,659 234
April 2018 44,100 100 51,425 25
March 2018 44,000 200 51,400 99
February 2018 43,800 100 51,301 268
January 2018 43,700 -100 51,033 301
December 2017 43,800 300 50,732 88
November 2017 43,500 -200 50,644 -37