Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth
There were 277,400 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in August 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 309,341 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs lost 800 jobs in August 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 716 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Colorado Springs 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.
Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Colorado Springs 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 Colorado Springs, Colorado
CES employment for Colorado Springs peaked in July 2016 at 278,200. Since then 800 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 312,783 for Colorado Springs in March 2016. 3,442 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History