Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro +11,800
  • Month Over Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 16,700
  • Year Over Year: +2.4%
State +3,900
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 5,900
  • Year Over Year: +1.5%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 2.7%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.73%
  • Year Over Year: -0.8%
State 3.1%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.13%
  • Year Over Year: -0.7%
National 3.6%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%

Local Industry Job Growth from the B.L.S.

Finance & Insurance 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 125
  • From Last Year: +1.4%
Telecommunications 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 32
  • From Last Year: -6.5%
Accommodation & Food Services +300
  • From Last Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 273
  • From Last Year: +3.5%
Manufacturing -600
  • From Last Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 175
  • From Last Year: +0.9%
Retail Trade +2,700
  • From Last Month: +0.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 302
  • From Last Year: +2.2%
Transportation & Warehousing +2,300
  • From Last Month: +1.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 155
  • From Last Year: +2.1%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 15
  • From Last Year: 0.0%
Goods Producing -300
  • From Last Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 311
  • From Last Year: +1.9%
Hospitals -100
  • From Last Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 106
  • From Last Year: +3.8%
Air Transportation +100
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 41
  • From Last Year: +1.8%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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