Gainesville, Georgia Job Growth
There were 86,200 jobs in Gainesville, Georgia in May 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 88,293 employed persons for the month. Gainesville added 800 jobs in May 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,030 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Gainesville job growth to job growth in other cities.
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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 January 2020 at 94,300. Since then 8,100 jobs have been lost in Gainesville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 85,400 in April 2020, Gainesville has gained 800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 100,503 for Gainesville in February 2020. 12,210 jobs have been lost in Gainesville since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 86,263, Gainesville has added 2,030 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Gainesville, Georgia Employment History