Delaware Job Growth
There were 454,100 jobs in Delaware in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 454,656 employed persons for the month. Delaware lost 1,500 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 678 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Delaware job growth compared to other states.
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Delaware Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Delaware 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 in Delaware
CES employment peaked in September 2017 for Delaware at 457,100. Since then 3,000 jobs have been lost in Delaware according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Delaware reached a maximum of 455,559 in September 2017. 903 jobs have been lost in Delaware since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Delaware Employment History