Corpus Christi, Texas Job Growth
There were 191,100 jobs in Corpus Christi, Texas in January 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 194,964 employed persons for the month. Corpus Christi lost 300 jobs in January 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 5,370 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Corpus Christi 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.
Corpus Christi, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Corpus Christi 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 Corpus Christi, Texas
CES employment for Corpus Christi peaked in December 2014 at 194,400. Since then 3,300 jobs have been lost in Corpus Christi according to the employer survey. From a trough of 189,300 in September 2016, Corpus Christi has gained 1,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 200,690 for Corpus Christi in March 2016. 5,726 jobs have been lost in Corpus Christi since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Corpus Christi, Texas Employment History