Goldsboro, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 37,400 jobs in Goldsboro, North Carolina in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 46,227 employed persons for the month. Goldsboro added 100 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 222 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Goldsboro 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.
Goldsboro, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Goldsboro 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 Goldsboro, North Carolina
CES employment for Goldsboro peaked in January 2008 at 45,500. Since then 8,100 jobs have been lost in Goldsboro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 35,100 in April 2020, Goldsboro has gained 2,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 51,036 for Goldsboro in September 2012. 4,809 jobs have been lost in Goldsboro since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 41,311, Goldsboro has added 4,916 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Goldsboro, North Carolina Employment History