Raleigh, North Carolina Job Growth
There were 641,800 jobs in Raleigh, North Carolina in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 695,075 employed persons for the month. Raleigh added 1,700 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,715 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Raleigh 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.
Raleigh, North Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Raleigh 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 Raleigh, North Carolina
CES employment for Raleigh in October 2018 is at a new high of 641,800.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 695,087 for Raleigh in July 2018. 12 jobs have been lost in Raleigh since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 691,360, Raleigh has added 3,715 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Raleigh, North Carolina Employment History