Department of Numbers

Pueblo, Colorado Job Growth

There were 62,700 jobs in Pueblo, Colorado in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 71,042 employed persons for the month. Pueblo added 200 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 510 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Pueblo job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey March 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 62,700 +200 +1,400
CPS 71,042 +510 +1,992

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 March 2017 is at a new high of 62,700.

CPS employment in March 2017 for Pueblo is at a new high of 71,042.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2017

Pueblo, Colorado Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2017 62,700 200 71,042 510
February 2017 62,500 0 70,532 264
January 2017 62,500 600 70,268 108
December 2016 61,900 100 70,160 174
November 2016 61,800 100 69,986 172
October 2016 61,700 -300 69,814 139
September 2016 62,000 -200 69,675 156
August 2016 62,200 400 69,519 161
July 2016 61,800 300 69,358 65
June 2016 61,500 0 69,293 37
May 2016 61,500 -100 69,256 90
April 2016 61,600 300 69,166 116