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Longview, Washington Job Growth

There were 42,200 jobs in Longview, Washington in November 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 46,818 employed persons for the month. Longview added 400 jobs in November 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 154 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Longview job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 42,200 +400 +1,300
CPS 46,818 -154 +806

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 2022 is at a new high of 42,200.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 47,128 for Longview in August 2022. 310 jobs have been lost in Longview since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2022

Longview, Washington Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2022 42,200 400 46,818 -154
October 2022 41,800 -100 46,972 -117
September 2022 41,900 300 47,089 -39
August 2022 41,600 -100 47,128 7
July 2022 41,700 0 47,121 62
June 2022 41,700 200 47,059 70
May 2022 41,500 100 46,989 116
April 2022 41,400 -100 46,873 173
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