Hattiesburg, Mississippi Job Growth
There were 67,400 jobs in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 67,110 employed persons for the month. Hattiesburg lost 100 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 177 (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 2019 at 67,500. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Hattiesburg according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in August 2019 for Hattiesburg is at a new high of 67,110.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hattiesburg, Mississippi Employment History