Grand Forks, North Dakota Job Growth
There were 56,500 jobs in Grand Forks, North Dakota in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 55,651 employed persons for the month. Grand Forks lost 200 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 175 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Grand Forks 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.
Grand Forks, North Dakota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Grand Forks 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 Grand Forks, North Dakota
CES employment for Grand Forks peaked in July 2016 at 57,500. Since then 1,000 jobs have been lost in Grand Forks according to the employer survey. From a trough of 56,500 in October 2016, Grand Forks has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in December 2016 for Grand Forks is at a new high of 55,651.
Employment: CES, CPS
Grand Forks, North Dakota Employment History