Prescott, Arizona Job Growth
There were 65,400 jobs in Prescott, Arizona in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 101,571 employed persons for the month. Prescott lost 499 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 472 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Prescott 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.
Prescott, Arizona Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Prescott 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 Prescott, Arizona
CES employment for Prescott peaked in November 2018 at 66,200. Since then 799 jobs have been lost in Prescott according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 102,043 for Prescott in January 2019. 472 jobs have been lost in Prescott since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Prescott, Arizona Employment History