Kansas Job Growth
There were 1,394,800 jobs in Kansas in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,420,158 employed persons for the month. Kansas lost 2,800 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 2,193 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Kansas job growth compared to other states.
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Kansas Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Kansas 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 Kansas
CES employment peaked in October 2015 for Kansas at 1,402,000. Since then 7,200 jobs have been lost in Kansas according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Kansas reached a maximum of 1,452,989 in March 2016. 32,831 jobs have been lost in Kansas since then according to the household survey. From a October 2016 low of 1,417,965, Kansas has added 2,193 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Kansas Employment History