Lewiston, Idaho Job Growth
There were 28,500 jobs in Lewiston, Idaho in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 30,170 employed persons for the month. Lewiston lost 300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 44 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lewiston job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Lewiston, Idaho Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lewiston 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 Lewiston, Idaho
CES employment for Lewiston peaked in July 2016 at 28,800. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Lewiston according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Lewiston is at a new high of 30,170.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lewiston, Idaho Employment History