Department of Numbers

Santa Rosa, California Job Growth

There were 212,000 jobs in Santa Rosa, California in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 254,347 employed persons for the month. Santa Rosa lost 900 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 73 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Santa Rosa job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 212,000 -900 +3,100
CPS 254,347 -73 -1,073

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 June 2019 at 212,900. Since then 900 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 256,089 for Santa Rosa in December 2018. 1,742 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2019

Santa Rosa, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2019 212,000 -900 254,347 -73
June 2019 212,900 1,600 254,420 -420
May 2019 211,300 100 254,840 -299
April 2019 211,200 1,900 255,139 -547
March 2019 209,300 1,300 255,686 -273
February 2019 208,000 -700 255,959 -114
January 2019 208,700 -500 256,073 -16
December 2018 209,200 600 256,089 3
November 2018 208,600 -700 256,086 4
October 2018 209,300 -500 256,082 118
September 2018 209,800 -100 255,964 244
August 2018 209,900 1,000 255,720 300