Pueblo, Colorado Job Growth
There were 62,500 jobs in Pueblo, Colorado in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 71,932 employed persons for the month. Pueblo added 300 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 279 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Pueblo 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.
Pueblo, Colorado Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Pueblo 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 Pueblo, Colorado
CES employment for Pueblo peaked in January 2017 at 62,900. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Pueblo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 61,800 in November 2017, Pueblo has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 72,211 for Pueblo in December 2017. 279 jobs have been lost in Pueblo since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Pueblo, Colorado Employment History