Stockton-Lodi, California Job Growth
There were 223,600 jobs in Stockton, California in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 294,612 employed persons for the month. Stockton lost 1,500 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,477 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Stockton 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.
Stockton, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Stockton 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 Stockton, California
CES employment for Stockton peaked in August 2016 at 228,000. Since then 4,400 jobs have been lost in Stockton according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 296,155 for Stockton in October 2016. 1,543 jobs have been lost in Stockton since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Stockton, California Employment History