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Gainesville, Georgia Job Growth

There were 96,800 jobs in Gainesville, Georgia in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 100,944 employed persons for the month. Gainesville added 400 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 223 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Gainesville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 96,800 +400 +3,900
CPS 100,944 +223 +1,835

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 August 2019 is at a new high of 96,800.

CPS employment in August 2019 for Gainesville is at a new high of 100,944.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2019

Gainesville, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2019 96,800 400 100,944 223
July 2019 96,400 300 100,721 148
June 2019 96,100 200 100,573 160
May 2019 95,900 400 100,413 56
April 2019 95,500 200 100,357 62
March 2019 95,300 100 100,295 105
February 2019 95,200 0 100,190 205
January 2019 95,200 700 99,985 229
December 2018 94,500 0 99,756 -39
November 2018 94,500 0 99,795 31
October 2018 94,500 800 99,764 276
September 2018 93,700 800 99,488 379