Department of Numbers

Boise City, Idaho Job Growth

There were 306,300 jobs in Boise City, Idaho in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 320,939 employed persons for the month. Boise City added 3,000 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 2,144 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Boise City job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 306,300 +3,000 +12,400
CPS 320,939 +2,144 +7,342

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Boise City, Idaho Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Boise City 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 Boise City, Idaho

CES employment for Boise City in November 2016 is at a new high of 306,300.

CPS employment in November 2016 for Boise City is at a new high of 320,939.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2016

Boise City, Idaho Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2016 306,300 3,000 320,939 2,144
October 2016 303,300 1,200 318,795 -507
September 2016 302,100 -500 319,302 -101
August 2016 302,600 600 319,403 -571
July 2016 302,000 500 319,974 298
June 2016 301,500 1,400 319,676 449
May 2016 300,100 -2,300 319,227 -220
April 2016 302,400 3,300 319,447 3,267
March 2016 299,100 1,100 316,180 135
February 2016 298,000 -100 316,045 -33
January 2016 298,100 3,300 316,078 1,338
December 2015 294,800 900 314,740 1,143