Bangor, Maine Job Growth
There were 65,500 jobs in Bangor, Maine in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 67,974 employed persons for the month. Bangor lost 1,100 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 88 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bangor 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.
Bangor, Maine Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Bangor 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 Bangor, Maine
CES employment for Bangor peaked in June 2016 at 67,100. Since then 1,600 jobs have been lost in Bangor according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 68,470 for Bangor in October 2013. 496 jobs have been lost in Bangor since then according to the household survey. From a April 2016 low of 66,395, Bangor has added 1,579 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Bangor, Maine Employment History