Colorado Springs, Colorado Job Growth
There were 276,000 jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado in April 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 311,951 employed persons for the month. Colorado Springs lost 400 jobs in April 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 832 (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 December 2015 at 276,600. Since then 600 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs according to the employer survey. From a trough of 275,100 in January 2016, Colorado Springs has gained 900 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 312,783 for Colorado Springs in March 2016. 832 jobs have been lost in Colorado Springs since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Colorado Springs, Colorado Employment History