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Longview, Washington Job Growth

There were 41,400 jobs in Longview, Washington in April 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 46,886 employed persons for the month. Longview lost 100 jobs in April 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 186 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Longview job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 41,400 -100 +1,400
CPS 46,886 +186 +1,961

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

Longview, Washington Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Longview 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 Longview, Washington

CES employment for Longview peaked in February 2022 at 41,600. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Longview according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in April 2022 for Longview is at a new high of 46,886.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2022

Longview, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2022 41,400 -100 46,886 186
March 2022 41,500 -100 46,700 293
February 2022 41,600 400 46,407 261
January 2022 41,200 300 46,146 142
December 2021 40,900 0 46,004 -8
November 2021 40,900 300 46,012 36
October 2021 40,600 300 45,976 159
September 2021 40,300 0 45,817 183
August 2021 40,300 -100 45,634 174
July 2021 40,400 -300 45,460 169
June 2021 40,700 400 45,291 162
May 2021 40,300 300 45,129 204