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Santa Rosa, California Job Growth

There were 203,900 jobs in Santa Rosa, California in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 251,644 employed persons for the month. Santa Rosa lost 200 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 363 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Santa Rosa job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 203,900 -200 +2,200
CPS 251,644 +363 +1,743

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Santa Rosa, California Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Santa Rosa 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 Santa Rosa, California

CES employment for Santa Rosa peaked in August 2017 at 204,300. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 252,536 for Santa Rosa in September 2017. 892 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa since then according to the household survey. From a October 2017 low of 251,281, Santa Rosa has added 363 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Santa Rosa, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 203,900 -200 251,644 363
October 2017 204,100 -100 251,281 -1,255
September 2017 204,200 -100 252,536 3,083
August 2017 204,300 200 249,453 -200
July 2017 204,100 100 249,653 -100
June 2017 204,000 1,200 249,753 -243
May 2017 202,800 -900 249,996 47
April 2017 203,700 1,500 249,949 -655
March 2017 202,200 -1,000 250,604 173
February 2017 203,200 1,400 250,431 720
January 2017 201,800 -1,700 249,711 -1,082
December 2016 203,500 1,800 250,793 892