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Santa Rosa, California Job Growth

There were 170,200 jobs in Santa Rosa, California in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 200,615 employed persons for the month. Santa Rosa lost 40,000 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 49,184 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Santa Rosa job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 170,200 -40,000 -37,600
CPS 200,615 -49,184 -49,822

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 November 2019 at 212,000. Since then 41,800 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 254,944 for Santa Rosa in December 2019. 54,329 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2020

Santa Rosa, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2020 170,200 -40,000 200,615 -49,184
March 2020 210,200 -1,300 249,799 -4,182
February 2020 211,500 -200 253,981 -143
January 2020 211,700 -300 254,124 -820
December 2019 212,000 0 254,944 194
November 2019 212,000 200 254,750 384
October 2019 211,800 800 254,366 577
September 2019 211,000 -500 253,789 863
August 2019 211,500 1,300 252,926 1,022
July 2019 210,200 1,600 251,904 909
June 2019 208,600 500 250,995 544
May 2019 208,100 300 250,451 14