Colorado Job Growth
There were 2,671,500 jobs in Colorado in December 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 2,957,032 employed persons for the month. Colorado added 5,100 jobs in December 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 8,648 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Colorado job growth compared to other states.
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Colorado Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Colorado 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 in Colorado
CES employment in December 2017 for Colorado is at a new high of 2,671,500.
CPS employment in Colorado for December 2017 is at a new high of 2,957,032.
Employment: CES, CPS
Colorado Employment History