Niles-Benton Harbor, Michigan Job Growth
There were 62,600 jobs in Niles, Michigan in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 70,040 employed persons for the month. Niles added 200 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 187 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Niles 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.
Niles, Michigan Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Niles 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 Niles, Michigan
CES employment for Niles peaked in July 2000 at 72,200. Since then 9,600 jobs have been lost in Niles according to the employer survey. From a trough of 58,400 in September 2009, Niles has gained 4,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 80,134 for Niles in April 2000. 10,094 jobs have been lost in Niles since then according to the household survey. From a March 2013 low of 65,759, Niles has added 4,281 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Niles, Michigan Employment History