Sioux Falls, South Dakota Job Growth
There were 157,100 jobs in Sioux Falls, South Dakota in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 146,351 employed persons for the month. Sioux Falls lost 1,300 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,070 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Sioux Falls 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.
Sioux Falls, South Dakota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Sioux Falls 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 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
CES employment for Sioux Falls peaked in November 2016 at 158,400. Since then 1,300 jobs have been lost in Sioux Falls according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 147,421 for Sioux Falls in November 2016. 1,070 jobs have been lost in Sioux Falls since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Sioux Falls, South Dakota Employment History