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Lebanon, Pennsylvania Job Growth

There were 50,700 jobs in Lebanon, Pennsylvania in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 67,033 employed persons for the month. Lebanon lost 0 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 97 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lebanon job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 50,700 0 -3,400
CPS 67,033 -97 -3,306

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 July 2019 at 54,200. Since then 3,500 jobs have been lost in Lebanon according to the employer survey. From a trough of 44,600 in April 2020, Lebanon has gained 6,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 70,764 for Lebanon in August 2008. 3,731 jobs have been lost in Lebanon since then according to the household survey. From a June 2020 low of 63,272, Lebanon has added 3,761 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2021

Lebanon, Pennsylvania Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2021 50,700 0 67,033 -97
January 2021 50,700 500 67,130 -190
December 2020 50,200 -500 67,320 -41
November 2020 50,700 -100 67,361 125
October 2020 50,800 100 67,236 275
September 2020 50,700 400 66,961 3,319
August 2020 50,300 400 63,642 241
July 2020 49,900 1,600 63,401 129
June 2020 48,300 1,600 63,272 -2,748
May 2020 46,700 2,100 66,020 2,412
April 2020 44,600 -9,200 63,608 -5,388
March 2020 53,800 -300 68,996 -1,343