Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth
There were 266,600 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in May 2015 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 301,348 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs lost 300 jobs in May 2015 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 372 (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 April 2015 at 266,900. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 302,392 for Colorado Springs in March 2015. 1,044 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History