Yuma, Arizona Job Growth
There were 52,100 jobs in Yuma, Arizona in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 75,346 employed persons for the month. Yuma lost 5,500 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 6,008 (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 57,900. Since then 5,800 jobs have been lost in Yuma according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 83,982 for Yuma in February 2020. 8,636 jobs have been lost in Yuma since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Yuma, Arizona Employment History