Lynchburg Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro +5,200
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 10,700
  • Year Over Year: +1.1%
State +5,200
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 10,700
  • Year Over Year: +1.1%
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: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.7%
  • Year Over Year: -0.3%
State 2.7%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.7%
  • Year Over Year: -0.3%
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 +1,200
  • From Last Month: +0.8%
  • 3 Month Average: 152
  • From Last Year: +2.6%
Transportation & Warehousing +2,700
  • From Last Month: +2.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 131
  • From Last Year: +1.3%
Hospitals +300
  • From Last Month: +0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 108
  • From Last Year: +1.8%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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