Rome, Georgia Job Growth
There were 42,500 jobs in Rome, Georgia in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 42,737 employed persons for the month. Rome added 100 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 35 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Rome 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.
Rome, Georgia Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Rome 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 Rome, Georgia
CES employment for Rome peaked in May 2005 at 43,500. Since then 1,000 jobs have been lost in Rome according to the employer survey. From a trough of 38,000 in November 2011, Rome has gained 4,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 47,974 for Rome in August 2008. 5,237 jobs have been lost in Rome since then according to the household survey. From a January 2011 low of 39,144, Rome has added 3,593 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Rome, Georgia Employment History