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Napa, California Job Growth

There were 72,000 jobs in Napa, California in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 71,156 employed persons for the month. Napa lost 500 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 122 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Napa job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 72,000 -500 0
CPS 71,156 +122 -139

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Napa, California Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Napa 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 Napa, California

CES employment for Napa peaked in September 2017 at 72,900. Since then 900 jobs have been lost in Napa according to the employer survey. From a trough of 72,000 in October 2017, Napa has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 71,899 for Napa in April 2008. 743 jobs have been lost in Napa since then according to the household survey. From a April 2010 low of 62,850, Napa has added 8,306 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Napa, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 72,000 -500 71,156 122
September 2018 72,500 -200 71,034 137
August 2018 72,700 -200 70,897 -66
July 2018 72,900 0 70,963 220
June 2018 72,900 100 70,743 -158
May 2018 72,800 300 70,901 -137
April 2018 72,500 200 71,038 -300
March 2018 72,300 -300 71,338 -118
February 2018 72,600 400 71,456 128
January 2018 72,200 -100 71,328 12
December 2017 72,300 300 71,316 23
November 2017 72,000 0 71,293 -2