Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia Job Growth
There were 798,100 jobs in Virginia Beach, Virginia in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 833,956 employed persons for the month. Virginia Beach lost 800 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,391 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Virginia Beach job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Virginia Beach, Virginia Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Virginia Beach 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 Virginia Beach, Virginia
CES employment for Virginia Beach peaked in June 2019 at 798,900. Since then 800 jobs have been lost in Virginia Beach according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in July 2019 for Virginia Beach is at a new high of 833,956.
Employment: CES, CPS
Virginia Beach, Virginia Employment History