Yuma, Arizona Job Growth
There were 56,500 jobs in Yuma, Arizona in May 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 81,601 employed persons for the month. Yuma added 300 jobs in May 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 428 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Yuma 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.
Yuma, Arizona Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Yuma 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 Yuma, Arizona
CES employment for Yuma peaked in February 2020 at 58,700. Since then 2,200 jobs have been lost in Yuma according to the employer survey. From a trough of 53,000 in April 2020, Yuma has gained 3,500 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 84,112 for Yuma in February 2020. 2,511 jobs have been lost in Yuma since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 76,194, Yuma has added 5,407 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Yuma, Arizona Employment History