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Longview, Washington Job Growth

There were 41,300 jobs in Longview, Washington in November 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 45,814 employed persons for the month. Longview added 200 jobs in November 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 193 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Longview job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 41,300 +200 +1,900
CPS 45,814 +193 +2,589

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 in November 2021 is at a new high of 41,300.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 46,609 for Longview in October 2020. 795 jobs have been lost in Longview since then according to the household survey. From a January 2021 low of 43,047, Longview has added 2,767 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2021

Longview, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2021 41,300 200 45,814 193
October 2021 41,100 600 45,621 66
September 2021 40,500 -100 45,555 99
August 2021 40,600 0 45,456 220
July 2021 40,600 200 45,236 272
June 2021 40,400 100 44,964 313
May 2021 40,300 0 44,651 346
April 2021 40,300 -100 44,305 204
March 2021 40,400 400 44,101 1,046
February 2021 40,000 600 43,055 8
January 2021 39,400 -400 43,047 -77
December 2020 39,800 400 43,124 -101