Delaware Job Growth
There were 457,000 jobs in Delaware in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 453,021 employed persons for the month. Delaware added 500 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 1,679 (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 in March 2017 for Delaware is at a new high of 457,000.
CPS employment in Delaware reached a maximum of 453,362 in April 2016. 341 jobs have been lost in Delaware since then according to the household survey. From a December 2016 low of 449,673, Delaware has added 3,348 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Delaware Employment History