Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 361,100 jobs in Greensboro, North Carolina in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 354,923 employed persons for the month. Greensboro lost 1,400 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 149 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Greensboro 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.
Greensboro, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Greensboro 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 Greensboro, North Carolina
CES employment for Greensboro peaked in July 2000 at 374,200. Since then 13,100 jobs have been lost in Greensboro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 334,500 in February 2010, Greensboro has gained 26,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 358,731 for Greensboro in November 2018. 3,808 jobs have been lost in Greensboro since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Greensboro, North Carolina Employment History