Fort Collins, Colorado Job Growth
There were 168,600 jobs in Fort Collins, Colorado in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 195,241 employed persons for the month. Fort Collins added 100 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 184 (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 July 2017 at 169,300. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Fort Collins according to the employer survey. From a trough of 168,500 in September 2017, Fort Collins has gained 100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 195,359 for Fort Collins in September 2017. 118 jobs have been lost in Fort Collins since then according to the household survey. From a October 2017 low of 195,057, Fort Collins has added 184 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fort Collins, Colorado Employment History