California Job Growth
There were 16,320,100 jobs in California in December 2015 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 17,900,432 employed persons for the month. California added 60,400 jobs in December 2015 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 9,753 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is California job growth compared to other states.
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California Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for California 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 California
CES employment in December 2015 for California is at a new high of 16,320,100.
CPS employment in California reached a maximum of 17,910,185 in November 2015. 9,753 jobs have been lost in California since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
California Employment History