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Gainesville, Georgia Job Growth

There were 95,200 jobs in Gainesville, Georgia in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 100,607 employed persons for the month. Gainesville lost 0 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 76 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Gainesville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 95,200 0 +3,800
CPS 100,607 -76 +874

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 January 2019 is at a new high of 95,200.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 101,456 for Gainesville in November 2018. 849 jobs have been lost in Gainesville since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Gainesville, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 95,200 0 100,607 -76
January 2019 95,200 700 100,683 -646
December 2018 94,500 0 101,329 -127
November 2018 94,500 0 101,456 128
October 2018 94,500 800 101,328 224
September 2018 93,700 800 101,104 -199
August 2018 92,900 500 101,303 -69
July 2018 92,400 300 101,372 227
June 2018 92,100 400 101,145 601
May 2018 91,700 400 100,544 241
April 2018 91,300 -600 100,303 37
March 2018 91,900 500 100,266 533