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Santa Rosa, California Job Growth

There were 208,600 jobs in Santa Rosa, California in April 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 255,457 employed persons for the month. Santa Rosa lost 200 jobs in April 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 2,102 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Santa Rosa job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 208,600 -200 +3,100
CPS 255,457 -2,102 +2,102

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

Santa Rosa, California Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Santa Rosa 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 Santa Rosa, California

CES employment for Santa Rosa peaked in March 2018 at 208,800. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 257,617 for Santa Rosa in February 2018. 2,160 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2018

Santa Rosa, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2018 208,600 -200 255,457 -2,102
March 2018 208,800 600 257,559 -58
February 2018 208,200 -300 257,617 656
January 2018 208,500 600 256,961 492
December 2017 207,900 1,100 256,469 1,312
November 2017 206,800 500 255,157 456
October 2017 206,300 -400 254,701 -546
September 2017 206,700 500 255,247 541
August 2017 206,200 500 254,706 852
July 2017 205,700 -300 253,854 371
June 2017 206,000 500 253,483 378
May 2017 205,500 0 253,105 -250