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Gainesville, Georgia Job Growth

There were 94,800 jobs in Gainesville, Georgia in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 101,337 employed persons for the month. Gainesville added 200 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 233 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Gainesville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 94,800 +200 +4,100
CPS 101,337 +233 +3,853

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Gainesville, Georgia Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Gainesville 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 Gainesville, Georgia

CES employment for Gainesville in October 2018 is at a new high of 94,800.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 101,372 for Gainesville in July 2018. 35 jobs have been lost in Gainesville since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 101,104, Gainesville has added 233 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Gainesville, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 94,800 200 101,337 233
September 2018 94,600 400 101,104 -199
August 2018 94,200 400 101,303 -69
July 2018 93,800 500 101,372 227
June 2018 93,300 500 101,145 601
May 2018 92,800 300 100,544 241
April 2018 92,500 100 100,303 37
March 2018 92,400 300 100,266 533
February 2018 92,100 400 99,733 1,078
January 2018 91,700 300 98,655 748
December 2017 91,400 600 97,907 271
November 2017 90,800 100 97,636 152