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Longview, Washington Job Growth

There were 40,400 jobs in Longview, Washington in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 43,909 employed persons for the month. Longview added 100 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 108 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Longview job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 40,400 +100 +500
CPS 43,909 +108 +982

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 April 2019 is at a new high of 40,400.

CPS employment in April 2019 for Longview is at a new high of 43,909.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2019

Longview, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2019 40,400 100 43,909 108
March 2019 40,300 300 43,801 99
February 2019 40,000 -200 43,702 114
January 2019 40,200 200 43,588 65
December 2018 40,000 -200 43,523 -9
November 2018 40,200 200 43,532 1
October 2018 40,000 -200 43,531 57
September 2018 40,200 -100 43,474 81
August 2018 40,300 300 43,393 102
July 2018 40,000 -300 43,291 123
June 2018 40,300 300 43,168 120
May 2018 40,000 100 43,048 121