Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky Job Growth
There were 671,700 jobs in Louisville, Kentucky in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 642,758 employed persons for the month. Louisville added 4,600 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,202 (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 February 2018 is at a new high of 671,700.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 642,842 for Louisville in December 2017. 84 jobs have been lost in Louisville since then according to the household survey. From a January 2018 low of 639,556, Louisville has added 3,202 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Louisville, Kentucky Employment History