South Carolina Job Growth
There were 2,130,400 jobs in South Carolina in August 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 2,227,867 employed persons for the month. South Carolina added 4,200 jobs in August 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 317 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is South Carolina job growth compared to other states.
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South Carolina Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for South Carolina 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 in South Carolina
CES employment in August 2018 for South Carolina is at a new high of 2,130,400.
CPS employment in South Carolina for August 2018 is at a new high of 2,227,867.
Employment: CES, CPS
South Carolina Employment History