Manchester, New Hampshire Job Growth
There were 112,300 jobs in Manchester, New Hampshire in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 114,385 employed persons for the month. Manchester added 100 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 318 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Manchester 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.
Manchester, New Hampshire Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Manchester 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 Manchester, New Hampshire
CES employment for Manchester peaked in June 2017 at 112,900. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Manchester according to the employer survey. From a trough of 111,900 in December 2017, Manchester has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in April 2018 for Manchester is at a new high of 114,385.
Employment: CES, CPS
Manchester, New Hampshire Employment History