Forsyth County Employment

Our map shows the change, in percent, of the latest available annual employment estimates. As of August 2014, there were 164,468 employed people in Forsyth County. This is down 1.5% from 167,040 employed people in the previous month.6

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Annual Changes in Forsyth County

This graph shows changes, in percent, of the number of average monthly employed people in Forsyth County over the past 10 years. Each point represents the change in the percent of employed people from the baseline year.

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Monthly Changes in Forsyth County

This is a more detailed look, showing monthly changes in the number of employed people in Forsyth County over the past 10 years.

YearMonthEmployment% Change
2014 August1 164,468 -1.5%
2014 July 167,040 -0.2%
2014 June 167,344 -0.2%
2014 May 167,761 +0.8%
2014 April 166,409 +0.5%
2014 March 165,602 +0.4%
2014 February 164,868 +0.1%
2014 January 164,748 -0.4%
2013 December 165,429 -1.1%
2013 November 167,196 -0.3%
2013 October 167,671 +0.2%
2013 September 167,360 +1.2%
2013 August 165,335 -0.6%
2013 July 166,253 +0.1%
2013 June 166,040 +0.3%
2013 May 165,620 0.0%
2013 April 165,599 -0.1%
2013 March 165,691 +0.2%
2013 February 165,377 +0.5%
2013 January 164,544 -0.0%
2012 December 164,626 -0.4%
2012 November 165,332 -0.5%
2012 October 166,210 +0.6%
2012 September 165,217 +1.9%
2012 August 162,180 -0.5%
2012 July 163,047 -0.1%
2012 June 163,222 -0.0%
2012 May 163,272 -0.0%
2012 April 163,295 -0.1%
2012 March 163,469 +0.5%
2012 February 162,638 +0.4%
2012 January 161,993 -0.1%
2011 December 162,095 -0.2%
2011 November 162,454 -0.1%
2011 October 162,605 +0.4%
2011 September 162,005 +1.4%
2011 August 159,842 -0.6%
2011 July 160,820 +0.6%
2011 June 159,830 -0.2%
2011 May 160,189 +0.3%
2011 April 159,786 +0.2%
2011 March 159,546 +0.5%
2011 February 158,795 +0.5%
2011 January 158,006 -1.6%
2010 December 160,653 -0.6%
2010 November 161,614 -0.6%
2010 October 162,655 +1.0%
2010 September 161,096 +0.5%
2010 August 160,291 -0.9%
2010 July 161,729 -0.1%
2010 June 161,922 -0.1%
2010 May 162,153 0.0%
2010 April 162,120 +1.2%
2010 March 160,231 +0.7%
2010 February 159,050 -0.3%
2010 January 159,545 -0.9%
2009 December 160,913 -1.1%
2009 November 162,759 -0.1%
2009 October 162,880 -0.2%
2009 September 163,201 +0.3%
2009 August 162,674 -0.7%
2009 July 163,818 +0.6%
2009 June 162,811 +0.6%
2009 May 161,910 -0.8%
2009 April 163,255 -0.1%
2009 March 163,386 -0.3%
2009 February 163,862 -0.8%
2009 January 165,196 +0.3%
2008 December 164,695 -0.9%
2008 November 166,176 -1.3%
2008 October 168,316 +0.5%
2008 September 167,462 +0.6%
2008 August 166,493 -1.0%
2008 July 168,220 +0.4%
2008 June 167,563 +0.5%
2008 May 166,731 -0.4%
2008 April 167,440 +0.3%
2008 March 166,996 +0.2%
2008 February 166,618 -0.2%
2008 January 166,929 +1.2%
2007 December 165,012 -0.3%
2007 November 165,561 +0.1%
2007 October 165,397 +0.3%
2007 September 164,925 +0.8%
2007 August 163,692 -1.1%
2007 July 165,445 -0.3%
2007 June 166,015 +0.5%
2007 May 165,255 0.0%
2007 April 165,195 -0.6%
2007 March 166,269 +0.7%
2007 February 165,070 +0.2%
2007 January 164,736 -2.1%
2006 December 168,314 -0.2%
2006 November 168,647 -0.2%
2006 October 169,000 +1.1%
2006 September 167,225 +0.3%
2006 August 166,679 -0.3%
2006 July 167,144 -0.1%
2006 June 167,340 +0.3%
2006 May 166,780 +0.4%
2006 April 166,125 +0.5%
2006 March 165,292 +0.9%
2006 February 163,801 -0.0%
2006 January 163,868 +0.1%
2005 December 163,660 -0.0%
2005 November 163,678 -0.5%
2005 October 164,572 +2.3%
2005 September 160,800 0.0%
2005 August 160,756 -0.3%
2005 July 161,161 +0.1%
2005 June 160,936 -0.4%
2005 May 161,520 +0.3%
2005 April 161,109 +0.4%
2005 March 160,435 +0.5%
2005 February 159,634 +0.1%
2005 January 159,553 +0.2%
2004 December 159,284 0.0%
2004 November 159,266 -0.2%
2004 October 159,665 +1.0%
2004 September 158,060 -0.2%
2004 August 158,451 +0.1%
2004 July 158,287 +0.2%
2004 June 157,899 +0.1%
2004 May 157,809 -0.2%
2004 April 158,064 +0.5%
2004 March 157,310 +0.6%
2004 February 156,410 -0.2%
2004 January 156,673 0.0%