Albuquerque, New Mexico Job Growth
There were 382,700 jobs in Albuquerque, New Mexico in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 395,178 employed persons for the month. Albuquerque lost 400 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,079 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Albuquerque 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.
Albuquerque, New Mexico Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Albuquerque 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 Albuquerque, New Mexico
CES employment for Albuquerque peaked in March 2007 at 399,400. Since then 16,700 jobs have been lost in Albuquerque according to the employer survey. From a trough of 368,300 in June 2012, Albuquerque has gained 14,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 395,522 for Albuquerque in June 2016. 344 jobs have been lost in Albuquerque since then according to the household survey. From a August 2016 low of 392,583, Albuquerque has added 2,595 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Albuquerque, New Mexico Employment History