El Centro, California Job Growth
There were 54,000 jobs in El Centro, California in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 61,354 employed persons for the month. El Centro added 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 749 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare El Centro 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.
El Centro, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for El Centro 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 El Centro, California
CES employment for El Centro peaked in September 2016 at 54,500. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in El Centro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 53,700 in November 2016, El Centro has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 62,564 for El Centro in October 2016. 1,210 jobs have been lost in El Centro since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
El Centro, California Employment History