Department of Numbers

Santa Rosa, California Job Growth

There were 202,000 jobs in Santa Rosa, California in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 251,616 employed persons for the month. Santa Rosa added 800 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 218 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Santa Rosa job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 202,000 +800 +1,700
CPS 251,616 -218 +1,818

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 July 2016 at 204,700. Since then 2,700 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa according to the employer survey. From a trough of 201,200 in November 2016, Santa Rosa has gained 800 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 254,655 for Santa Rosa in September 2016. 3,039 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Santa Rosa, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 202,000 800 251,616 -218
November 2016 201,200 -700 251,834 -938
October 2016 201,900 -1,000 252,772 -1,883
September 2016 202,900 -500 254,655 649
August 2016 203,400 -1,300 254,006 175
July 2016 204,700 3,300 253,831 2,882
June 2016 201,400 1,600 250,949 420
May 2016 199,800 -700 250,529 -762
April 2016 200,500 -1,000 251,291 -1,458
March 2016 201,500 900 252,749 759
February 2016 200,600 1,600 251,990 1,476
January 2016 199,000 -1,300 250,514 716