Flagstaff, Arizona Job Growth
There were 55,700 jobs in Flagstaff, Arizona in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 59,913 employed persons for the month. Flagstaff lost 12,300 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 11,333 (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 68,900. Since then 13,200 jobs have been lost in Flagstaff according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 74,247 for Flagstaff in February 2020. 14,334 jobs have been lost in Flagstaff since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Flagstaff, Arizona Employment History