Arizona Job Growth
There were 2,707,200 jobs in Arizona in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,090,616 employed persons for the month. Arizona lost 7,200 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 24,061 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Arizona job growth compared to other states.
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Arizona Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Arizona as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment in Arizona
CES employment peaked in October 2016 for Arizona at 2,714,400. Since then 7,200 jobs have been lost in Arizona according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Arizona for November 2016 is at a new high of 3,090,616.
Employment: CES, CPS
Arizona Employment History