Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, Minnesota Job Growth
There were 1,972,400 jobs in Minneapolis, Minnesota in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,853,446 employed persons for the month. Minneapolis added 3,600 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,628 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Minneapolis 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.
Minneapolis, Minnesota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis, Minnesota
CES employment for Minneapolis in December 2016 is at a new high of 1,972,400.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,911,546 for Minneapolis in February 2016. 58,100 jobs have been lost in Minneapolis since then according to the household survey. From a November 2016 low of 1,849,818, Minneapolis has added 3,628 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Minneapolis, Minnesota Employment History