Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky Job Growth
There were 281,600 jobs in Lexington, Kentucky in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 265,068 employed persons for the month. Lexington added 200 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 348 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lexington 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.
Lexington, Kentucky Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lexington 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 Lexington, Kentucky
CES employment for Lexington in July 2019 is at a new high of 281,600.
CPS employment in July 2019 for Lexington is at a new high of 265,068.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lexington, Kentucky Employment History