Corpus Christi, Texas Job Growth
There were 197,300 jobs in Corpus Christi, Texas in August 2015 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 200,470 employed persons for the month. Corpus Christi lost 300 jobs in August 2015 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 218 (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 February 2015 at 198,300. Since then 1,000 jobs have been lost in Corpus Christi according to the employer survey. From a trough of 197,000 in June 2015, Corpus Christi has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 203,802 for Corpus Christi in December 2014. 3,332 jobs have been lost in Corpus Christi since then according to the household survey. From a July 2015 low of 200,252, Corpus Christi has added 218 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Corpus Christi, Texas Employment History