Department of Numbers

Boise City, Idaho Job Growth

There were 320,400 jobs in Boise City, Idaho in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 339,708 employed persons for the month. Boise City added 700 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,819 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Boise City job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 320,400 +700 +9,100
CPS 339,708 +3,819 +12,820

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 2017 is at a new high of 320,400.

CPS employment in November 2017 for Boise City is at a new high of 339,708.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Boise City, Idaho Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 320,400 700 339,708 3,819
October 2017 319,700 1,200 335,889 546
September 2017 318,500 -800 335,343 928
August 2017 319,300 2,300 334,415 2,249
July 2017 317,000 1,100 332,166 514
June 2017 315,900 500 331,652 932
May 2017 315,400 900 330,720 355
April 2017 314,500 1,300 330,365 795
March 2017 313,200 -400 329,570 -1,277
February 2017 313,600 -300 330,847 476
January 2017 313,900 1,000 330,371 1,910
December 2016 312,900 1,600 328,461 1,573