Goldsboro, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 41,900 jobs in Goldsboro, North Carolina in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 50,331 employed persons for the month. Goldsboro added 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 251 (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 3,600 jobs have been lost in Goldsboro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 41,500 in June 2016, Goldsboro has gained 400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 51,242 for Goldsboro in March 2017. 911 jobs have been lost in Goldsboro since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 50,080, Goldsboro has added 251 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Goldsboro, North Carolina Employment History