Elmira, New York Job Growth
There were 37,000 jobs in Elmira, New York in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 33,924 employed persons for the month. Elmira lost 200 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 32 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Elmira 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.
Elmira, New York Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Elmira 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 Elmira, New York
CES employment for Elmira peaked in October 2000 at 43,700. Since then 6,700 jobs have been lost in Elmira according to the employer survey. From a trough of 36,700 in August 2018, Elmira has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 40,957 for Elmira in February 2001. 7,033 jobs have been lost in Elmira since then according to the household survey. From a December 2017 low of 33,400, Elmira has added 524 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Elmira, New York Employment History