Flagstaff, Arizona Job Growth
There were 68,500 jobs in Flagstaff, Arizona in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 73,242 employed persons for the month. Flagstaff lost 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 590 (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 70,100. Since then 1,600 jobs have been lost in Flagstaff according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Flagstaff is at a new high of 73,242.
Employment: CES, CPS
Flagstaff, Arizona Employment History