Department of Numbers

Pueblo, Colorado Job Growth

There were 62,400 jobs in Pueblo, Colorado in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 70,613 employed persons for the month. Pueblo added 200 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 347 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Pueblo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 62,400 +200 +1,200
CPS 70,613 +347 +2,330

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 in December 2016 is at a new high of 62,400.

CPS employment in December 2016 for Pueblo is at a new high of 70,613.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Pueblo, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 62,400 200 70,613 347
November 2016 62,200 0 70,266 284
October 2016 62,200 0 69,982 267
September 2016 62,200 0 69,715 320
August 2016 62,200 200 69,395 66
July 2016 62,000 -200 69,329 -18
June 2016 62,200 100 69,347 -172
May 2016 62,100 200 69,519 139
April 2016 61,900 -100 69,380 -80
March 2016 62,000 500 69,460 257
February 2016 61,500 0 69,203 430
January 2016 61,500 300 68,773 490