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Florence, South Carolina Job Growth

There were 90,000 jobs in Florence, South Carolina in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 91,319 employed persons for the month. Florence added 700 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 666 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Florence job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 90,000 +700 +2,000
CPS 91,319 +666 +733

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

Florence, South Carolina Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Florence 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 Florence, South Carolina

CES employment for Florence in October 2018 is at a new high of 90,000.

CPS employment in October 2018 for Florence is at a new high of 91,319.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Florence, South Carolina Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 90,000 700 91,319 666
September 2018 89,300 -100 90,653 1
August 2018 89,400 -200 90,652 -568
July 2018 89,600 0 91,220 408
June 2018 89,600 500 90,812 -7
May 2018 89,100 200 90,819 -17
April 2018 88,900 0 90,836 -205
March 2018 88,900 200 91,041 -127
February 2018 88,700 100 91,168 467
January 2018 88,600 100 90,701 95
December 2017 88,500 300 90,606 70
November 2017 88,200 200 90,536 -50