Fargo, North Dakota Job Growth
There were 144,100 jobs in Fargo, North Dakota in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 137,313 employed persons for the month. Fargo lost 500 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 83 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fargo 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.
Fargo, North Dakota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fargo 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 Fargo, North Dakota
CES employment for Fargo peaked in October 2017 at 144,600. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in Fargo according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in November 2017 for Fargo is at a new high of 137,313.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fargo, North Dakota Employment History