Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan Job Growth
There were 239,700 jobs in Lansing, Michigan in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 242,216 employed persons for the month. Lansing added 700 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 162 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lansing 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.
Lansing, Michigan Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lansing 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 Lansing, Michigan
CES employment for Lansing in October 2018 is at a new high of 239,700.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 242,911 for Lansing in May 2018. 695 jobs have been lost in Lansing since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 242,054, Lansing has added 162 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lansing, Michigan Employment History