Eugene, Oregon Job Growth
There were 155,300 jobs in Eugene, Oregon in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 169,152 employed persons for the month. Eugene lost 400 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 57 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Eugene 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.
Eugene, Oregon Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Eugene 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 Eugene, Oregon
CES employment for Eugene peaked in January 2008 at 158,100. Since then 2,800 jobs have been lost in Eugene according to the employer survey. From a trough of 140,100 in September 2010, Eugene has gained 15,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 173,840 for Eugene in March 2008. 4,688 jobs have been lost in Eugene since then according to the household survey. From a July 2013 low of 153,033, Eugene has added 16,119 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Eugene, Oregon Employment History