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Santa Rosa, California Job Growth

There were 202,800 jobs in Santa Rosa, California in August 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 248,337 employed persons for the month. Santa Rosa lost 1,300 jobs in August 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,316 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Santa Rosa job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 202,800 -1,300 +100
CPS 248,337 -1,316 -3,026

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 2017 at 204,100. Since then 1,300 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 251,363 for Santa Rosa in August 2016. 3,026 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2017

Santa Rosa, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2017 202,800 -1,300 248,337 -1,316
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
November 2016 201,700 -1,200 249,901 -209
October 2016 202,900 0 250,110 -969
September 2016 202,900 200 251,079 -284