Columbus Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -100
  • Month Over Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 133
  • Year Over Year: +0.7%
State +600
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: -333
  • Year Over Year: +0.1%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 2.1%
  • Month Over Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.2%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%
State 3.2%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.2%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%
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 -100
  • From Last Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 105
  • From Last Year: +2.2%
Telecommunications 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 9
  • From Last Year: -4.2%
Accommodation & Food Services -1,700
  • From Last Month: -0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 265
  • From Last Year: -1.0%
Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 21
  • From Last Year: +2.0%
Retail Trade 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 5
  • From Last Year: +4.0%
Transportation & Warehousing +700
  • From Last Month: +0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 146
  • From Last Year: -0.4%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing -500
  • From Last Month: -0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 129
  • From Last Year: -4.7%
Chemical Manufacturing +200
  • From Last Month: +0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 31
  • From Last Year: +3.3%
Goods Producing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 23
  • From Last Year: +2.2%
Hospitals +300
  • From Last Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 129
  • From Last Year: +2.5%
Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 13
  • From Last Year: -3.1%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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