Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky Job Growth
There were 681,400 jobs in Louisville, Kentucky in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 648,343 employed persons for the month. Louisville added 2,200 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,066 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Louisville 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.
Louisville, Kentucky Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Louisville 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 Louisville, Kentucky
CES employment for Louisville in July 2019 is at a new high of 681,400.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 650,075 for Louisville in May 2019. 1,732 jobs have been lost in Louisville since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Louisville, Kentucky Employment History