Flagstaff, Arizona Job Growth
There were 63,400 jobs in Flagstaff, Arizona in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 68,778 employed persons for the month. Flagstaff lost 0 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 105 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Flagstaff 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.
Flagstaff, Arizona Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Flagstaff 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 Flagstaff, Arizona
CES employment for Flagstaff peaked in August 2018 at 69,300. Since then 5,900 jobs have been lost in Flagstaff according to the employer survey. From a trough of 55,900 in April 2020, Flagstaff has gained 7,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 74,247 for Flagstaff in February 2020. 5,469 jobs have been lost in Flagstaff since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 58,718, Flagstaff has added 10,060 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Flagstaff, Arizona Employment History