Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut Job Growth
There were 571,900 jobs in Hartford, Connecticut in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 593,370 employed persons for the month. Hartford lost 200 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,448 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Hartford 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.
Hartford, Connecticut Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Hartford 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 Hartford, Connecticut
CES employment for Hartford peaked in October 2016 at 576,300. Since then 4,400 jobs have been lost in Hartford according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Hartford is at a new high of 593,370.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hartford, Connecticut Employment History