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Gainesville, Georgia Job Growth

There were 97,600 jobs in Gainesville, Georgia in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 104,059 employed persons for the month. Gainesville lost 200 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 209 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Gainesville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 97,600 -200 +2,700
CPS 104,059 +209 +2,638

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 peaked in March 2022 at 97,800. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Gainesville according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Gainesville is at a new high of 104,059.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Gainesville, Georgia Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 97,600 -200 104,059 209
March 2022 97,800 200 103,850 252
February 2022 97,600 300 103,598 322
January 2022 97,300 0 103,276 460
December 2021 97,300 500 102,816 -54
November 2021 96,800 500 102,870 73
October 2021 96,300 500 102,797 382
September 2021 95,800 0 102,415 448
August 2021 95,800 600 101,967 337
July 2021 95,200 900 101,630 180
June 2021 94,300 -500 101,450 29
May 2021 94,800 -100 101,421 0