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Lebanon, Pennsylvania Job Growth

There were 54,300 jobs in Lebanon, Pennsylvania in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 69,829 employed persons for the month. Lebanon added 200 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 31 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lebanon job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 54,300 +200 +1,100
CPS 69,829 +31 +988

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Lebanon, Pennsylvania Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lebanon 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 Lebanon, Pennsylvania

CES employment for Lebanon peaked in June 2019 at 54,300. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Lebanon according to the employer survey. From a trough of 54,100 in July 2019, Lebanon has gained 200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 70,764 for Lebanon in August 2008. 935 jobs have been lost in Lebanon since then according to the household survey. From a January 2010 low of 64,070, Lebanon has added 5,759 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2019

Lebanon, Pennsylvania Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2019 54,300 200 69,829 31
July 2019 54,100 -200 69,798 103
June 2019 54,300 100 69,695 193
May 2019 54,200 300 69,502 198
April 2019 53,900 100 69,304 89
March 2019 53,800 200 69,215 123
February 2019 53,600 0 69,092 210
January 2019 53,600 400 68,882 109
December 2018 53,200 -200 68,773 4
November 2018 53,400 -100 68,769 -19
October 2018 53,500 200 68,788 -37
September 2018 53,300 100 68,825 -16