Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, Colorado Job Growth
There were 1,481,800 jobs in Denver, Colorado in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,570,946 employed persons for the month. Denver added 1,900 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 248 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Denver 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.
Denver, Colorado Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Denver 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 Denver, Colorado
CES employment for Denver in January 2018 is at a new high of 1,481,800.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,571,194 for Denver in December 2017. 248 jobs have been lost in Denver since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Denver, Colorado Employment History