El Centro, California Job Growth
There were 45,800 jobs in El Centro, California in April 2013 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 57,500 employed persons for the month. El Centro added 100 jobs in April 2013 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 432 (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 July 2008 at 47,100. Since then 1,300 jobs have been lost in El Centro according to the employer survey. From a trough of 43,900 in May 2010, El Centro has gained 1,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in April 2013 for El Centro is at a new high of 57,500.
Employment: CES, CPS
El Centro, California Employment History