Columbus, Ohio Job Growth
There were 1,109,800 jobs in Columbus, Ohio in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,059,928 employed persons for the month. Columbus lost 0 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 8,253 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Columbus 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.
Columbus, Ohio Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Columbus 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 Columbus, Ohio
CES employment for Columbus in January 2019 is at a new high of 1,109,800.
CPS employment in February 2019 for Columbus is at a new high of 1,059,928.
Employment: CES, CPS
Columbus, Ohio Employment History