Laredo, Texas Job Growth
There were 104,200 jobs in Laredo, Texas in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 109,707 employed persons for the month. Laredo lost 500 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 119 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Laredo 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.
Laredo, Texas Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Laredo 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 Laredo, Texas
CES employment for Laredo peaked in October 2017 at 104,700. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in Laredo according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 110,289 for Laredo in September 2017. 582 jobs have been lost in Laredo since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Laredo, Texas Employment History