Hawaii Job Growth
There were 656,500 jobs in Hawaii in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 670,317 employed persons for the month. Hawaii lost 1,300 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 1,100 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Hawaii job growth compared to other states.
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Hawaii Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Hawaii 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 Hawaii
CES employment peaked in September 2017 for Hawaii at 658,400. Since then 1,900 jobs have been lost in Hawaii according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Hawaii reached a maximum of 679,074 in April 2017. 8,757 jobs have been lost in Hawaii since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hawaii Employment History