Department of Numbers

Bend-Redmond, Oregon Job Growth

There were 82,000 jobs in Bend, Oregon in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 91,388 employed persons for the month. Bend added 700 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 732 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bend job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 82,000 +700 +2,600
CPS 91,388 +732 +4,699

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Bend, Oregon Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Bend 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 Bend, Oregon

CES employment for Bend in November 2017 is at a new high of 82,000.

CPS employment in November 2017 for Bend is at a new high of 91,388.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2017

Bend, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2017 82,000 700 91,388 732
October 2017 81,300 400 90,656 838
September 2017 80,900 -200 89,818 483
August 2017 81,100 0 89,335 -376
July 2017 81,100 0 89,711 -43
June 2017 81,100 300 89,754 -276
May 2017 80,800 -200 90,030 831
April 2017 81,000 900 89,199 629
March 2017 80,100 200 88,570 347
February 2017 79,900 300 88,223 1,018
January 2017 79,600 -100 87,205 479
December 2016 79,700 300 86,726 37