Chico, California Job Growth
There were 83,900 jobs in Chico, California in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 99,338 employed persons for the month. Chico added 700 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 476 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Chico 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.
Chico, California Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Chico 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 Chico, California
CES employment for Chico peaked in December 2018 at 83,900. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Chico according to the employer survey. From a trough of 83,200 in January 2019, Chico has gained 700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 101,155 for Chico in December 2018. 1,817 jobs have been lost in Chico since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Chico, California Employment History