Bismarck, North Dakota Job Growth
There were 74,400 jobs in Bismarck, North Dakota in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 70,441 employed persons for the month. Bismarck lost 1,000 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 205 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bismarck 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.
Bismarck, North Dakota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Bismarck 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 Bismarck, North Dakota
CES employment for Bismarck peaked in October 2016 at 75,400. Since then 1,000 jobs have been lost in Bismarck according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in November 2016 for Bismarck is at a new high of 70,441.
Employment: CES, CPS
Bismarck, North Dakota Employment History