Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Ohio Job Growth
There were 218,800 jobs in Youngstown, Ohio in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 228,504 employed persons for the month. Youngstown lost 100 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 600 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Youngstown 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.
Youngstown, Ohio Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Youngstown 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 Youngstown, Ohio
CES employment for Youngstown peaked in September 2000 at 257,899. Since then 39,099 jobs have been lost in Youngstown according to the employer survey. From a trough of 216,500 in November 2009, Youngstown has gained 2,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 270,373 for Youngstown in April 2000. 41,869 jobs have been lost in Youngstown since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 224,383, Youngstown has added 4,121 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Youngstown, Ohio Employment History