New Haven, Connecticut Job Growth
There were 283,600 jobs in New Haven, Connecticut in January 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 310,981 employed persons for the month. New Haven added 1,000 jobs in January 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 386 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare New Haven 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.
New Haven, Connecticut Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for New Haven 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 New Haven, Connecticut
CES employment for New Haven peaked in August 2017 at 285,500. Since then 1,900 jobs have been lost in New Haven according to the employer survey. From a trough of 282,500 in November 2017, New Haven has gained 1,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 315,718 for New Haven in July 2017. 4,737 jobs have been lost in New Haven since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
New Haven, Connecticut Employment History