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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho Job Growth

There were 62,900 jobs in Coeur dAlene, Idaho in August 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 71,010 employed persons for the month. Coeur dAlene added 300 jobs in August 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 327 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Coeur dAlene job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 62,900 +300 +1,000
CPS 71,010 +327 +509

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

Coeur dAlene, Idaho Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Coeur dAlene 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 Coeur dAlene, Idaho

CES employment for Coeur dAlene in August 2017 is at a new high of 62,900.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 71,355 for Coeur dAlene in February 2017. 345 jobs have been lost in Coeur dAlene since then according to the household survey. From a May 2017 low of 70,572, Coeur dAlene has added 438 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2017

Coeur dAlene, Idaho Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2017 62,900 300 71,010 327
July 2017 62,600 300 70,683 -83
June 2017 62,300 -300 70,766 194
May 2017 62,600 600 70,572 -184
April 2017 62,000 -600 70,756 -539
March 2017 62,600 300 71,295 -60
February 2017 62,300 500 71,355 436
January 2017 61,800 100 70,919 468
December 2016 61,700 -300 70,451 70
November 2016 62,000 400 70,381 39
October 2016 61,600 -700 70,342 -51
September 2016 62,300 400 70,393 -108