Chico, California Job Growth
There were 82,000 jobs in Chico, California in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 98,233 employed persons for the month. Chico lost 800 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 12 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Chico 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.
Chico, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Chico 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 Chico, California
CES employment for Chico peaked in September 2017 at 83,100. Since then 1,100 jobs have been lost in Chico according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 98,245 for Chico in October 2017. 12 jobs have been lost in Chico since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Chico, California Employment History