1 Year decline
From 2017 to 2018, employment in Cumberland County, NC declined at a rate of -1.89%, from 129k employees to 126k employees.
The most common employment sectors for those who live in Cumberland County, NC, are Health Care & Social Assistance (20,085 people), Retail Trade (18,975 people), and Public Administration (13,056 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Cumberland County, NC, though some of these residents may live in Cumberland County, NC and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.