Hattiesburg, Mississippi Job Growth
There were 65,900 jobs in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 66,293 employed persons for the month. Hattiesburg lost 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 247 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Hattiesburg 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.
Hattiesburg, Mississippi Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Hattiesburg 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 Hattiesburg, Mississippi
CES employment for Hattiesburg peaked in July 2018 at 66,000. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Hattiesburg according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 66,902 for Hattiesburg in July 2018. 609 jobs have been lost in Hattiesburg since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hattiesburg, Mississippi Employment History