Fort Collins, Colorado Job Growth
There were 161,100 jobs in Fort Collins, Colorado in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 181,994 employed persons for the month. Fort Collins lost 100 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 233 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fort Collins 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.
Fort Collins, Colorado Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fort Collins 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 Fort Collins, Colorado
CES employment for Fort Collins peaked in November 2016 at 161,200. Since then 100 jobs have been lost in Fort Collins according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Fort Collins is at a new high of 181,994.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fort Collins, Colorado Employment History