Yuma, Arizona Job Growth
There were 54,900 jobs in Yuma, Arizona in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 82,404 employed persons for the month. Yuma added 200 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 52 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Yuma job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Yuma, Arizona Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Yuma 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 for Yuma, Arizona
CES employment for Yuma peaked in June 2017 at 56,100. Since then 1,200 jobs have been lost in Yuma according to the employer survey. From a trough of 54,700 in October 2017, Yuma has gained 200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 82,456 for Yuma in October 2017. 52 jobs have been lost in Yuma since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Yuma, Arizona Employment History