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Lebanon, Pennsylvania Job Growth

There were 52,300 jobs in Lebanon, Pennsylvania in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 67,439 employed persons for the month. Lebanon lost 0 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 483 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lebanon job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,300 0 +400
CPS 67,439 +483 -111

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 November 2017 at 52,400. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Lebanon according to the employer survey. From a trough of 52,300 in December 2017, Lebanon has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 70,813 for Lebanon in August 2008. 3,374 jobs have been lost in Lebanon since then according to the household survey. From a January 2010 low of 63,991, Lebanon has added 3,448 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Lebanon, Pennsylvania Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 52,300 0 67,439 483
January 2018 52,300 0 66,956 398
December 2017 52,300 -100 66,558 -63
November 2017 52,400 100 66,621 -208
October 2017 52,300 0 66,829 -467
September 2017 52,300 0 67,296 -131
August 2017 52,300 0 67,427 -520
July 2017 52,300 200 67,947 -235
June 2017 52,100 200 68,182 149
May 2017 51,900 -100 68,033 -142
April 2017 52,000 100 68,175 302
March 2017 51,900 0 67,873 323