Elmira, New York Job Growth
There were 37,100 jobs in Elmira, New York in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 33,436 employed persons for the month. Elmira added 200 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 38 (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 6,600 jobs have been lost in Elmira according to the employer survey. From a trough of 36,700 in August 2018, Elmira has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 40,957 for Elmira in February 2001. 7,521 jobs have been lost in Elmira since then according to the household survey. From a September 2019 low of 33,398, Elmira has added 38 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Elmira, New York Employment History